Where is the 'me' that's the same person as when I was a baby?
the nature of Reality is personal, felt... not neutral unresponsive emptiness. READ MORE
You are not the self you think you are, but you are not nothing. Discover what you are... [read on]
In Buddhist meditation the process of becoming your own Watcher may be discouraged as being a dead-end, a mistake to avoid. I take a different view... [read on]
Is this the perfect cure for the ills of attachment: the pain-killer of detachment?
Insight is itself a not-self not-other experience... a not-self not-other gratefulness experience is a natural response.
In our own lives we can easily find things we thought were true which we subsequently think not to be true. So our pursuit of the truth about self can not depend upon thinking.
We need another way of knowing, one more direct than our thinking.
I am the person in my thoughts. When I think of me, there I am. When my attention is elsewhere, I don’t notice I’m missing. If I were to think about it – there I’d be again, assuming I'd been there all along. I never see my absence, since I ‘look’ for me … Continue reading Space Oddity