Bevan Choate, author of The Stroke Artist, was a young surgeon who suffered a life-threatening stroke in his early career. Feeling he was given a second shot at life, he chose not to see his tragedy as a defeat but as an opportunity to help others. His experience with RISK! gave him a poignant understanding of his time in a place known as The Vivid World, a place his subconscious created while in a medically-induced coma. He says, “as it turns out, “show don’t tell” may tell us more about ourselves than we thought we knew.