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Understanding the Ride

Student: According to Bill Hicks, “Life is like a ride in an amusement park.” In what sense? JS: Imagine that you’re on a roller-coaster. The normal perception is that ‘you’ are experiencing the ride – right? “I am experiencing this … Continue reading

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Balance of Power – A Technique for Attaining Perpetual Freedom and Lucidity

“Seesaw, Margery Daw, Johnny shall have a new master. . .” – Children’s nursery rhyme Student: I’ve had a number of lucid dreams in the past, but I would really like to remain fully present and aware during both waking … Continue reading

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The Nature of the Beast

“If you can give a name to what you believe, the system has you.” – David Icke Student: I’ve heard you quote from religious scriptures, as well as atheists, almost in the same breath. Might that not be perceived as … Continue reading

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Transcending the Matrix – With a Hand-Held Phaser!

Riker: What I need is to get out of this cell… You’ve controlled my every move; you told me what to eat, what to think, what to say. And when I show a glimmer of independent thought, you strap me … Continue reading

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Social Anxiety and the Price We Pay to Fit In

Question: I have been diagnosed with social anxiety disorder, for which I have been prescribed drugs. However, might this condition be advantageous, or even a sign that I am moving toward enlightenment? Continue reading

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Entanglement

During an informal discussion with students, Jay Sawyer talks about our entangled minds, and the value of separation from the world. Continue reading

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Confessions of a [Wannabe] Misfit – Part 11

By River Song Throw Yourself Away “It’s bollocks. It’s all bollocks. There is nothing that isn’t bollocks. Bollocks is the nature of reality, because in the absence of bollocks, there is only the Truth – which, for most people, is … Continue reading

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