As Ellen was sitting silently in the back seat, I asked her ...... "what are you thinking about"? "Nothing'', she replied. I said - "you have to be thinking about something". " No Dad - nothing". What happens when our mind just wanders - our subconscious mind just takes over?
I'm reading a good book about the brain - "The Scientific American Day in the Life of Your Brain" - A 24 hour journey of what's happening in your brain as you Sleep, Dream, Wake Up, Eat, Work, Play, Fight, Love, Worry, Compete, Hope, Make Important Decisions, Age and Change - by Judith Horstman.
More to come ....... Insert a penny for further thoughts - part 2.