Most of us chose this profession because we love it. We love the people we meet and we love having an impact on a community. We love sharing your stories. We love it when you read our stories, too.
One of the biggest compliments I’ve ever had is walking into a business or organization and seeing a story I’ve written framed and hanging on the wall or even just simply pinned to a bulletin board.
So to those few I shared a lunch with Tuesday, please remember my manners were good, I was dressed nicely, my small talk skills were impeccable and I’m sorry that I cried. I hope I didn’t make you uncomfortable but, after all, I am a real person. I am a journalist.
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