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So if I am choosing my illness, what about animals? What about plants? They get diseases, too. What about infants and small children who get sick? Are they all choosing, too?
The entire universe of form, including all plants and animals, is a projection of not-Truth from the split mind. As not-Truth it is inherently limited, imperfect, and disordered. The split mind projects itself into not-Truth by projecting itself onto only one animal – humans. Your…Continue
I get confused about if there is one projection that we all share or if we are each living in our own projection…
It’s both. Not-Truth is a universe of form projected from one split mind. This projection includes billions of versions of the split-mind which make their own projections of meaning onto the universe of form. These projections are what make the experience seem dense, multi-layered, complex, mesmerizing, and convincing to each seemingly-individual…Continue
I had an encounter with someone who I would classify as a narcissist. During a particular conversation, he lost control himself and became irrational and demanding. What followed is a long story but basically he blames the whole argument on me. We are no longer on speaking terms which, to be honest, is a good thing because he started to be nasty even before that conversation.…Continue
Can you help me understand Separation, and the solution to it as the only problem humans have?... –PM
God, or Reality, is formless, limitless Being. As a self in a body in a world you seem to experience a different reality. This experience of lack, limitation, and loss is obviously the opposite of God. So you seem to be “separate from God”. Your belief in this other reality is your only problem because if you did not believe in it you would not experience lack,…Continue