9.1 Genius of Being

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Imagine a reality in which you are an immaterial object residing within a physical body and manifesting as an internal state that, in the interest of persisting as itself, is affected by everything perceived. This generalized description of our personal experience hints at the context for the world in which pretty much everyone currently lives. […]

5.48 Genius Of Being

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From the context that allows for sentience, it also becomes possible to create the domain of mind, thus having thoughts and emotions to which only you are privy. Given these cultural and human developments, it’s inevitable that you will experience being a “self-object” residing in a “private” domain, existentially isolated from all others. -Peter Ralston […]