Jordan Sillars is an outdoor writer with bylines in Game & Fish and National Review. He's working on a Ph.D. in English at Baylor University, where he studies the intersection of American literature and the environment.
As a youngster, Casey Setash loved moose more than any other animal. Her uncle, knowing this, took her one day to a big-box outdoor store to show her one of the mounted moose on display.
“He was so excited to show it to me, but I saw it and burst into tears,” Setash told MeatEater, laughing.