Blog Articles

Recent blog articles on topics of interest to the author, or in response to questions.

There Is No Such Thing as Artificial Intelligence: Notes On The Myth of AI

By meestereric | Mar 13, 2018

ABSTRACT: This essay is an initial attempt to outline what I see as the limitations in the current approaches to a generalized Artificial Intelligence (AI),…

What is Money?

By meestereric | Feb 24, 2018

Notes on the Nature of Money and its Future What is money? We use it almost every day, but like the air we breathe, we…

Notes on Psychological “Boundaries”

By meestereric | Feb 18, 2018

Boundaries are often talked about in behavioral terms: don’t cross this boundary, or I feel like my boundaries have been violated, or the respect for…

If Life is a Game, Make Sure You Are Playing The Right Game

By meestereric | Feb 12, 2018

What kind of game do you want to play in life? How do you see the world: as a bunch of separate material object or…

Nonduality and the Three Principles Psychology as Teaching Models

By meestereric | Dec 27, 2017

An acquaintance from an online forum sent a message to me recently, with a good question about Sydney Banks, the enlightened man who inspired what…

Depression And Anxiety Are Springboards To Happiness

By meestereric | Dec 26, 2017

April 2016 Recently, at a question-and answer session with a spiritual teacher, I heard them say that pain or difficult states of mind were “springboards”.…

A Christmas Note from Laura Lucille

By meestereric | Dec 26, 2017

On Christmas day, in a spiritual psychology forum online, I wrote, regarding Sydney Banks, the enlightened man that started the movement way back in the…

Notes On Saving The World

By meestereric | Dec 24, 2017

“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I…

Notes On Personal and Impersonal Love

By meestereric | Dec 2, 2017

Love of a person is not love, it is a projection onto an appearance. There is no person in reality – no person or persons…

What is Nonduality?

By meestereric | Nov 13, 2017

Nonduality is the cutting edge. It is the cutting edge of spiritual seeking — the end of it; it is the cutting edge of creativity…

Beware of the Spiritual Path: It’s Not About *You*

By meestereric | Sep 6, 2017

The “spiritual path”, though it is about happiness – causeless, innate, not from objects (situations, people or things) – is not about feeling good all…

The Final Frontier Is The True Self

By meestereric | Jun 30, 2017

Joy arises, and astonishment, spontaneous freedom… then you discover you got more than you bargained for, or rather, less than you bargained for! You thought…

On Beyond Nonduality – It’s Not About

By meestereric | Apr 14, 2017

It’s not about a mental state; it’s the clarity of seeing What Is. Since there’s nowhere to go and nothing to do, a description is…

Spiritual Reflections on Spiritual Teachings (The Three Principles, Non-Duality…)

By meestereric | Dec 5, 2016

This is an update to an article I wrote a couple of years ago. I just re-read it and liked it, so am expanding it…

Poem: My Head Is Gone

By meestereric | Nov 27, 2016

My Head Is Gone Went home and discovered My Home is everywhere Sand blasted through time My foot is a radio Picking an Infinite line…

Do Circumstances Cause Feelings?

By meestereric | Jun 24, 2016

Dear Eric, thanks for your reply to my enquiry about meditation. Perhaps you might clarify something I’m also struggling with. I really don’t get this…

Sanity, Insanity and Common Sense Revisited

By meestereric | Jun 23, 2016

The title and content of this article refer to the book “Sanity Insanity and Common Sense” that was an early entry  in the spiritual psychology…

The Nature of Ego in the Psychology of Happiness

By meestereric | Jun 22, 2016

Preface I found this article on my computer. I don’t remember writing it – it says 1998 (this is June 2016) – but I kind…

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