I thought I was a good listener. I thought my habits and practices were up to snuff, and appreciated by my friends and family. And then I started this podcast, Talk Human To Me. Soon after, reality punched me in the face:
I stood there with a sharp 9-inch chef’s knife, chopping vegetables slowly. It hurt to move any of my joints. I had to remain expressionless as much as possible to prevent pain around my face and opening lesions.