Dear knitted language, I think the spider-work of rejected workmen, the mechanisms of children at play in a beautiful field
and to be torn from them
and tried for this new offence, by this new law: that we all must talk like closing flowers
invisibility butchering the present.
“There are various ways of reproducing in the wild,” you joked.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1812 – Poet Lord Byron gives his first address as a member of the House of Lords, in defense of Luddite violence against Industrialism in his home county of Nottinghamshire.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1996 – Pokémon was released in Japan.

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