My Stroke of Insight
by Jill Bolte Taylor
Who recommends it
Joanna Catalano, CEO iProspect APAC
Reason to read
On December 10, 1996, Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven- year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke in the left hemisphere of her brain. As she observed her mind deteriorate to the point that she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life.
For Taylor, her stroke was a blessing and a revelation. Taylor provides a valuable recovery guide for those touched by brain injury and an inspiring testimony that inner peace is accessible to anyone.