We people randomly bump up against each other, and then usually just go about our business. But sometimes we get lucky and bump thoroughly enough to discover something wonderful about each other.
I had a particularly satisfying collision recently with physical therapist assistant K.C. Werner who works at The Center for Hand & Physical Therapy. Yes, she and her colleagues make my neck feel much better, but K.C. made my heart feel better as well when she let me know — quite shyly, I felt — that she is an artist.
I’m a word person and so pretty garrulous as a rule — both in person and on the page. But I do have enough sense to know when words are superfluous. And one of those times is right now.