// “Do you ever think about the end of the world, Ms. Nakamura?” / She looked up from her bowl. In her hand was her fork, on which she had pierced her final piece of lobster, the steam from the bisque rising from it in waves. The question he had just posed to her was a question she didn’t expect. But it wasn’t a question she didn’t know the answer to.
Broken Flower by Jon Shireman is created by soaking various kinds of flowers in a liquid nitrogen bath for up to 30 minutes before using a special spring-loaded contraption to slam them against a surface at high speed.