Michael Keller is the author of a graphic novel adaptation of Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species. He is working on a historical novel, The Hatmakers and the Heron Master, about hat-makers, wading birds and Florida’s early settlement. Below is an excerpt from his latest book:
There are some people who think that if a parrot is considered a pet, then a chicken should be as well. They keep a small number of “domestic chickens” in their yards.