Two Lessons on Emotional Growth
By Nicole Bayes-Fleming
Posted November 3, 2019
While scientists grapple with the question of how much our brains grow as we age—do we make new neurons as we age, or are we stuck with the ones we made in adolescence?—our physical bodies are constantly changing and maturing. Just look at a picture of yourself from two years ago, one you didn’t like then; weird fashion phases and haircuts aside, it probably looks a whole lot better to you now.
A less talked about but perhaps more important area of growth is what’s happening on the inside: our fluctuating emotional life. More…