Jul 12

Living fearlessly

Fear is the most primal response we have.  It’s the anxiety caused by the anticipation of bad stuff going down before it actually happens.  It’s an evolutionary gift handed down to us from our earliest ancestors to keep us alive and making babies.  In animals without discernible higher processing ability, we call the response ‘negative-stimuli avoidance‘ behaviour.  In animals that show higher processing, we call it fear/worry/anxiety. Continue reading →