Word Art 002

 

"All the grays and yellows. The concrete cubes of Queens. The broken neon signs. The leaning water towers with their rotting wood. The spindlework of the elevated trains. It's a primitive city, aware of its shortcomings, its shirt stained, its teeth plaqued, its fly open."

TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

Photo adapted from Vincent Desjardines, used with a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license.