Reality is so much more! – a poem

Reality is so much more

 

Electricity and chemicals

In circuits

To create minds.

 

Creating a world within

To witness a

Universe without.

 

All we have is

Electricity and chemicals

To paint pictures!

 

Reality is so much more.

 

Opher – 21.6.2019

 

 

I often think about our brains isolated in our skulls, connected to the universe through our senses and fabricating its pictures out of chemistry and electricity.

A magician with a magic cauldron.

A sorcerer with a potion.

An artist with an electric brush.

We feel real. The universe feels real. Yet we, or at least our brains, are really making it up. It is illusory.

We live in a mental construct – a product of evolution and biology.

Wonderful isn’t it?

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