The Life Doctor

Archive for February, 2012

The Grand Delusion

This is one of my favourite articles about the delusional mind and how it affects the way we think about ourselves and the world around us.  If there was one article today to read to change your world it would be this one.   What you see is not what you get... Your senses are your windows on the world, and you probably think they do a fair job at capturing an accurate depiction of reality.Don't kid yourself. Sensory perception, especially vision - is a figment of your Imagination. "What you're experiencing is largely ...

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What If I do it?

Obsessive thoughts part 2 Have you ever stood at the edge of a cliff, bridge or high building and had the alarming thought about jumping off? In fact some people are so scared of these thoughts that they avoid any situation which could result in them being tempted to jump and end their lives. Another common one is being in a kitchen with sharp knives or boiling water and the thought emerges which shows themselves being cut or burning themselves.  Of course if they try to suppress those images the thought just gets ...

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