We Laugh in Flowers
Inside, we are a nasty bloody failure
Because magic is a muscle.
Look between the broken joints in your hands,
And there is a heart
(between the shards).
Hannah Frishberg is a freelance writer and photographer whose work has previously appeared in the Huffington Post, Gothamist, Narratively, Curbed, Atlas Obscura, and Urban Omnibus, among others. She is a fourth generation Brooklynite and is working on a book about the Gowanus Batcave.