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Live it don’t Dream It
Mirror neurons, the ‘Gandhi effect’
Mind hardwired to reward good?
Overwhelmed by variety
Don’t envy children’s fun, do it
Reinvention they key
I saw a T-shirt the other day: Warning, Life is not a dress rehearsal. But for me it always has been, chatting away to myself as I amble along: Note to self. Regarding 40. Next time dont neglect career to travel as much. Oh, and buy property earlier. Note to self. Next time Im 32 and Im Ruth Ostrow, study neuroscience. Love that stuff.
We all do it. There’s a deranged but understandable defence mechanism called denial in our heads. The good news is it protects us from thinking too much about death; non-existence; nighty-night nurse. The bad news is because we are deluded and believe we are going to get a second chance, and this is just the last rehearsal, we ignore our parents’ warning: “Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” Continue Reading →
Brian Sherman the pain of anxiety
Rodney Adler on jail & redemption
… and what he’s planning next
Republished from THE AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPER