Don Joseph Goewey
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Be the change you want to see in the world
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Nelson Mandela
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Zorba the Greek
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Jesus of Narzareth. I would ask him for a hug.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "Which" (I have to go for "which hunts" after writing)
April 22, 2009Our Brain At Its Absolute Best
When neuroscientists tested brain activity in Tibetan monks, they found inner peace had significantly expanded the usual networks that generate higher order brain function. These networks were larger and more fully integrated than brain scans show on the average person, with increased blood flow to the region.
As a result, brain function in these monks had reached levels never before reported in the scientific literature. The readings on Gamma Wave activity, signaling higher mental activity, was off the chart. ... see more