A lip, a curl, a swift kiss
and a door
some purpled lifted gate
of lovers
of loneliness
I turn away from the stars
and read a wing
Acceptance and intolerance. Stance.
The TV broadcasts from the living room and it’s like they’ve found dad and given him his lines to say.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1918 – Finland’s “Mosaic Confessors” law goes into effect, making Finnish Jews full citizens.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1971 – All in the Family an American sitcom premiered on the CBS television network

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