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"Tragedy blows through your life like a tornado, uprooting everything, creating chaos. You wait for the dust to settle and then you choose. You can live in the wreckage and pretend it’s still the mansion you remember, or you can crawl from the rubble and slowly rebuild."
The Stan Terg mine, part of the Trepca complex, in northern Kosovo, has been in operation intermittently since the Middle Ages. In his series “The Bread with Honey,” the photographer Andrew Querner documents the Stan Terg miners and their quiet community: http://nyr.kr/1g1qOZp
Above: On the eighth level of the mine, an engineer prepares for a controlled blast.