Category Archives: Consciousness

Metanoia

I was resting in bed around 10:30 AM. I had arisen at 06:30, ate breakfast, and performed a few communication and organization chores using my personal computer. As happens more often in the last few years, I need to take … Continue reading

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Blanking out for Thirty Minutes, as Gurdjieff’s “Robot” Takes Over

Two days ago I experienced an episode of transient global amnesia (TGA). It is a most curious syndrome. A part of the brain is disabled so that one’s immediate memory is permanently lost during a limited period of time. Yet, … Continue reading

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