But as I pass, admiring their soapboxes..
The fascination is in the accumulation..
With abstraction comes the possibility of becoming so far removed from reality in our thoughts and actions..
Culture is dynamic; it is capable of adaptation and change just like individuals and species..
A typical human’s life demands some degree of interaction in a society with other humans..
However, if we bias our experience of reality,
then we miss the other side and live as partial beings..
Many great meditative traditions begin with a practice in awareness..
But does identity exist beyond the memory of the interactions..
Set aside 10 minutes a day with reality..