The Life-Saving Power of Purpose

Nietzsche said, “He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.” A year ago this week I tested that theory. I’ve always been depressed. I must have emerged from my mother’s womb with an overactive amygdala and a deficient prefrontal cortex–creative brain wiring that generates panic and sadness. I was almost…

http://thereseborchard.com/2015/06/23/the-life-saving-force-of-purpose/

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