Tag: reality

awareness

Fantasies Of The Mind

One of the most immediate functions of the human mind is to fill in blanks where blanks remain outstanding.  The sensations that flood in all the time would drive us insane if unfiltered, so the other part of the brain’s primary functions becomes filtering things down to what it believes are necessary in the moment.  …

growth

Accountability

Why is accountability so scary?  Are we so cowed by the nature of our reality that we actively delude ourselves by any evasion necessary to avoid being responsible for our own behaviour? And we are responsible for our own behaviour.  No, I don’t need to feel guilty over stupid shit I did when I was …

personal development

Value And Manipulation

I read a lot of self-help books. It started a few years ago, when I was desperate and lost and suffering in a job I hated.  Prior to that, I’d considered it all bullshit, smoke and mirrors by elaborate con men who wanted nothing but to fleece the vulnerable from their hard earned cash. And …

freedom

Freedom

The universe is epicly large.  It exists on a timeline most of us couldn’t even understand, let alone actually comprehend in its entirety.  Infinity and eternity stretching in all directions forever. And right here, in some part of it, on an isolated planet, with nothing but ourselves for company, we sit, with delusions of grandeur …