They say “Seeing is Believing” but what if what you saw, was hard to believe? In fact so strange and beyond the normal scope of perceived reality, your mind balks at even its possibility. Would you need to see it again to believe? Or again and again and again? What if you are not alone but in a group with others when experiencing these seemingly impossible events? Or what if, you believe, it is you yourself who is causing the unbelievable to happen in the first place? Would you believe now?
Continue reading “The Curse of the Bahjou”
When you get right down to it, we humans are a very strange species. I’m not talking about the strange individuals you see once and a while on the news, or happen to pass on the street, flailing their arms like a windmill warding off invisible insects and mumbling crazily to themselves. No, I’m talking about us, the average normal human being and when you really think about it — even we are pretty strange! Continue reading “Are We One Strange Species or What?”
The world of blogging, as it turns out, is much akin to the world of politics. Socializing is a must and back-scratching the avenue to advancement. And much like how success in politics cannot be garnered without a large faithful following — blogging is much the same. The number of followers amassed, dictates the perception of one’s success. It’s a numbers game! — Follow Me! The Blogger’s obsession! Continue reading “Follow Me! The Bloggers Obsession”
Reality: a state of things as they are, rather than as they are imagined to be. Yet, as we all know, one man’s/woman’s reality is not another’s. We all live in our own personal realities based on life experiences, perceptions and beliefs. And so, “My reality is not your reality!” The question then becomes, which one of our realities are real? Or even perhaps? Are “any” of our realities real? Continue reading “What Reality Are You Living in?”
Perspective Blindness is the wearing of a blindfold when you make assumptions of others, their situations, their lives. We as human beings have the unfortunate propensity to be influenced by what others are saying; what “they” believe and of “their” opinions. Yet they too, are all to often, victims of their own perspective blindness. The result is a troubling loop of biased opinions and a case of — the blind leading the blind! Continue reading “Perspective Blindness: Not Just A Pandemic Issue”