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Chance Encounters

Why Serendipity Is Not Just For John Cusack

Tammy Letherer | Posted 10.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tammy Letherer

I'm no astrologist, but in my experience, there must be an alignment of the heavens that causes someone of a certain age to crave '80s rom-com movies....

How A Chance Encounter On A Plane Led To A Love Connection

High50 | Posted 11.18.2016 | Fifty
High50

Having dumped my Muddy Farmer, I was absolutely ready to play the field. I took a lot of glamorous selfies, and refreshed my profiles on my favored dating websites. A week later, I am sitting on a flight to Dusseldorf when I notice the man next to me.

Comic Nick Griffin on the Art of the Accidental Encounter

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 06.10.2015 | Comedy
Jeryl Brunner

Did you ever run into someone you knew and wish you handled things better? In David Ives' play, Sure Thing, a woman and a man have a chance meeting i...

The Chance Meeting That Changed My Life

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

You may have seen Oprah and swimmer Diana Nyad talk about chance encounters. Here are a few more real-life stories in which serendipity leads to insig...

How Your Boring Tweets Can Become Poetic And Profound

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 09.10.2012 | Technology

On September 21st, a very big screen in a very public place will come alive with some very tiny poems. And Katie Parlante and Mimi Yin, respectively a...