Direct experience and mind play

    It is important to distinguish between direct experience and mind play. If you talk to someone on the other side of the world, your actual experience is hearing sound coming from a speaker next to your ear. The idea that this sound is coming from the other side of the world, or even that […]

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The object on the chair

As you read this, pause and contemplate what is sitting on your chair (or the floor, or whatever). Include your brain and any phenomena of it, such as your thoughts and feelings. The truth is both good and bad news. It’s bad news for the ego. The ego wants to live forever and is afraid […]

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