Art is like the heavens; it is the infinite field
and yet
this means nothing to me, but
color their peculiarities
yellow, ivory, skull.
I stand by the need to get involved in the discoveries that will lead to my demise.
It was easy to do, right in plain sight.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1930 – The news of the discovery of Pluto is telegraphed to the Harvard College Observatory.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1964 – American Kitty Genovese is murdered, the media erroneously report that many of the victim’s neighbours witnessed the crime yet failed to help, prompting research into the bystander effect.

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