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We go around him
sparrows everyday
the noise of light
occurs of wars
and turns
this is the story of finitude
a dream of children before the harvesters.
Freedom came much later, after the hunger, but before all died.
What if we forget our bodily needs?

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1962 – Nelson Mandela is sentenced to five years in prison.

Text by Christof Migone. Prompts: texts by Jordan and Kathryn plus the prompts they chose.

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1920 – After 74 days on hunger strike in Brixton Prison, England, the Sinn Féin Lord Mayor of Cork, Terence MacSwiney dies.

Todays Calls is part of the Phone Works series by Christof Migone. Website design by Endless Commons. Thanks to the Ontario Arts Council.