Make use of studies on the “now of recognisability”
a man
forms the center of the horizon that
in his eyes
stretches around him
so his existence forms for him the center of history
make use of the most part in shadow.
They invaded the cabin like it was a country. They invaded the country like it was a cabin.
She could have reformed the most hardened criminal — I mean, her legs alone!

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 2003 – Invasion of Iraq: In the early hours of the morning, the United States and three other countries (the UK, Australia and Poland) begin military operations in Iraq.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1852 – Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin is published.

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