The pleasure of waiting in slippers
the pleasure of suffering
with a stone at my waist
and up to my hips
in things
singings the days and months
I’ll miss.
Heathen in March is heaven, unless it gets wet.
So I thought, that’s it, I’ll just go where no one will find me.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1864 – The Great Sheffield Flood kills 238 people in Sheffield, England.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1932 – Booming Ben, the last heath hen was seen for the final time.

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