A Superhighway to Bliss

Quicklink submitted by Rob Kall     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Become a Fan
  (283 fans)


At www.nytimes.com

JILL BOLTE TAYLOR was a neuroscientist working at Harvard’s brain research center when she experienced nirvana. But she did it by having a stroke. On Dec. 10, 1996, Dr. Taylor, then 37, woke up in her apartment near Boston with a piercing pain behind her eye. A blood vessel in her brain had popped. Within minutes, her left lobe — the source of ego, analysis, judgment and context — began to fail her. Oddly, it felt great.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com


 

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
1 people are discussing this page, with 1 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)
i'm gonna have to try a "stroke", be... by Better World Order on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 2:16:22 PM