Whole Brain Living: The Anatomy of Choice and the Four Characters That Drive Our Life
Written by Jill Bolte Taylor
In this groundbreaking new book, Dr. Jill Bolte
Taylor—author of the New York Times bestseller My Stroke of
Insight —presents these four distinct modules of cells as four characters that make up who we are: Character 1, Left Thinking; Character 2, Left Emotion; Character 3, Right Emotion; and Character 4, Right Thinking.
In Whole Brain Living, Dr. Taylor shows us how to get acquainted
with our own Four Characters, observe how they show up in our daily life, and
learn to identify and relate to them in others as well. And she introduces a
practice called the Brain Huddle--a tool for bringing our Four Characters into
conversation with one another so we can tap their respective strengths and
choose which one to embody in any situation.
Indeed, we discover that we have the power to choose who and how we want to
be in every moment. And when our Four Characters work together and balance one
another as a whole brain, we gain a radical new road map to deep inner