Wendy Reed: True Condition (Essay)
Southern Legitimacy Statement: Wendy Reed is an Emmy-winning writer and public tv producer, who teaches in the Honors College at the University of Alabama. Her books include Accidental Memoir: How I Killed Someone and Other stories and All Out of Faith and Circling Faith. True Condition is based on an historical account in a medical journal. I stumbled on it while researching a book and though it doesn’t belong in the book, I had to write something about it.