This is a “long read” archetype as Agoston does his best to explain the contradictory reality of living a happy life with an aspirant truthful one, how the pragmatic logic says truth must suffer for happiness but the contradictory idealism must choose happiness as the victim of truth should the two collide.
Thinking about the state of modern society and the self-sabotaging inertia driving the UK off the Brexit cliff, Laura uses her ‘long read’ article to try to explore the theme and shed some light on the “how, why and where” towards which we’re heading.
Our Local Group of galaxies is falling towards the gravity-centre of Laniakea. The Milky Way is falling towards Andromeda. The Sun is falling towards the centre of our galaxy. The Earth is falling towards the centre of the Sun. Everything on our planet is falling towards the centre of the Earth. Is that why they call it falling in love? WOMWOMWOM.
Personality is the iceberg tip of a multidimensional internal universe of the mind. The conscious tip doesn’t know much about what’s happening in the exponentially larger elsemind but psychedelic excitation – like a D.M.T. trip – brings tip and base into profound contact. Temporarily.