Amy tells me I add way too much salt when I cook.
She laughs because I never know how much horseradish is too much until after my first bite.
Eyes watering, mouth afire, my nose tingling like a funny-bone tapped exactly wrong.
And sometimes, I pepper my writing with unnecessary commas.
I like my job. It is work that needs doing and I enjoy doing it. I have worked through several public health crises; I...