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“I think, therefore I am.” – Rene Descartes

In my previous post I introduced the topic of this series: I am exploring whether our conscious experience gives us good reason to believe in the existence of a…

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The Realm of the Mind

A while ago now, I began my exploration of the nature of reality with a description of three different realms of reality that might exist. One of these was the… 1,386 more words


The Persistence of Self: The Dualistic Account of Self and Its Continuity

As a persistent issue, spanning the entirety of western history, philosophers have been fiercely debating and defending various views of metaphysics that deal with both identity and continuity. 5,478 more words


Seeing Double

Double Vision. I feel like exploring some feelings and experiences I have had living with double vision. Not sure what I am going to say about it. 210 more words

The Eight Circuit Model of Consciousness Is An Egotistical Abstraction

The eight circuit model of consciousness proposed by Timothy Leary and championed by Robert Anton Wilson is fraught with issues, even as an analogy.

One of the first things to consider when somebody presents to you their model of reality is where that individual places their own self in that model. 1,146 more words


Life Hack: Welcome Suffering, Pain and Negativity In Your Life

I am 38 now and I had been reading and trying to understand the wisdom of life since a long time. I read quite a lot of… 557 more words


Duality, a beauty concept

Every day we have to choose between good and evil, between right and wrong. At the end of the day, we would like to be positive on our actions. 389 more words

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