I’ve found that having a “storied” life is much more interesting, like having a map of the mind. When a difficult situation comes up that we don’t know how to handle, it help direct us. 

HEALTH   | February 10, 2011 
Well: Healing Through Storytelling 
By TARA PARKER-POPE 
Listening to personal narratives helped control high blood pressure as effectively as the addition of more medications. 

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