The opposite of clarity is best expressed with this statement: “for you: everything is the same as everything else, except that not always…” This is the condition of the current humanity.
Here is another type of brain fog: the too much information type.
The brain can be overwhelmed too… and pulled under.
This is, actually, the state most people are in. Drowning in stuff, that is neither useful, nor needed, nor fun.
One can compare it to a frat party every day. You are encouraged to drink to your fill, then maybe, hopefully vomit and do it again.
Black out, rape someone and don’t even remember, lie, cheat, follow the leader. Continue reading “Clarity… the opposite of brain fog – link fixed”
Here is the idiotic sounding sentence: “For you Everything is the same as everything else … except not always” Let’s begin… Ok, Sophie, but how do I start to see that everything is not the same as everything else?
First let me explain what that weird statement means… It is a koan, and understanding is just the booby prize, meaning consolation prize, meaning that understanding has no value.
The value in the koan is when you can actually catch that you misjudged something. If and when you even just catch (yourself!) something that you were wrong about, you have just stepped on the path to become a person with eyes to see and ears to hear.
Continue reading “Can an idiotic sounding sentence alter your life? Forever?”