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Here I Go ... Again

Physicist Thomas Kuhn, responsible for bringing the term paradigm shift into our vocabulary, suggested a process of six stages that a new scientific paradigm goes through before it is accepted by the establishment. 1,469 more words

J Douglas Bottorff

The Scope of Self-Awareness

I’ve recently been led to the work of physicist Peter Russell that most will remember as the author of The Global Brain. I have not read this book, which is just as well as Russell now claims he “got it wrong” in that one. 1,486 more words

J Douglas Bottorff

Non-Duality and the Mystery of Consciousness by Peter Russell

Published on Dec 27, 2016

What is non-duality? What do we mean by consciousness? Does it really exist? What is reality? Is there any thing “out there”? 144 more words


Men in tights: Christopher Logue and the sense of History

Sometimes, bits you happen to read slide into each other and coalesce as a question. In this case, if it doesn’t sound too pompous, the question is of poetry, history, reality and “commitment”, the focus being the early work of… 1,831 more words


We Were The Eightsome Who Made The Night Real As We Wore Our True Colours With Style.

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Featured Picture Our Featured Writer Peter Russell

As I look forward to this month’s Words and Music it’s time to reflect on the events of September and though it was another small attendance and we had no featured musician for the first time since making the Tin Hut our home it was an enjoyable night as we welcomed old friends and new to our new surroundings. 2,064 more words


A Conscious Cosmos by Peter Russell

We all know that we are aware. We couldn’t have an experience without being aware. But, despite appearances, we never experience the world directly – only the brain’s reconstruction of what is “out there.” We live in a virtual reality created by the brain. 96 more words