Human Parts
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Human Parts

How I Almost Rescued a Wild Turkey

When nature and nurture collide, what are the casualties?

TTwo weeks before last Christmas, a coworker slipped on the icy sidewalk and broke her ankle. The same day, another coworker’s wife crashed her car in a ditch, several of my students were struggling with holiday-induced anxiety, and the only thing on NPR was people agreeing with each other about the Senate…



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Emily Kingsley

I mostly write about animals, including the human kind. Dead or alive. Also body parts. Contact me at She/her.