If you start to open yourself up to the variety of thinking that gets filed in bookstores under headings such as “New Age” or “Wellness” or “Spirituality,” you’ll find a veritable avalanche of advice counseling you to “live in the present.” And this isn’t bad advice, either. It’s a great truth that we can’t actually … More The past is in the past…or is it??
It’s no secret that we live this life in a material/physical world. Our consciousnesses are tethered to solid bodies, we’re subject to intractable laws of physics, we have a whole spectrum of various material/physical needs that we can’t really ignore for very long (oxygen, water, and food are just the starters on the list…)…and in … More Living in the Material(istic) World