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Human Parts
A publication about humanity from Medium: yours, mine, and ours.


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A personal history of missed opportunities

Illustrations by the author

Lived Through This

I thought my dress was perfect, but I knew it wouldn’t be for everyone

Photo: Meriam Alnaman; Scribbles: Erin

Your wedding and your marriage are not the same thing

Photo: Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

My husband and I will be family, but that doesn’t mean we’ll share a name

Photo: Micheile Henderson/Unsplash

How I ditched my attitude to appreciate tradition

Photo: Nattachart Jerdnapapunt/Getty Images

Until one little mistake revealed the truth

Photo: Katrin Ray Shumakov/Getty Images

I’ve never been congratulated more for doing less

Photo by Mel on Unsplash

More To That

I was once a denier, but now I believe

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