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. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Fully present, here and now, wherever I happen to be
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. The green smoothie my daughter makes
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I'm friendly and I care
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