Notes on the God of Uncertainty

Hugh Gash makes an interesting observation in “Constructivism and Mystical Experience:” ” . . . when there is a mismatch between experience and what is expected, gaps are experienced that reveal an inadequacy in previously constructed ways of organizing the experience.” Say that I often get irritated when people wake up and come downstairs becauseContinue reading “Notes on the God of Uncertainty”

Maturana on Self as Distinction

With respect to the self, Humberto Maturana makes the following observations (in his essay “Biology of Self-Consciousness”): The distinction of the self is an overwhelming experience . . . once it takes place the distinction becomes the referential ground for all other distinctions . . . And perhaps most critically, he observes that the “experience of theContinue reading “Maturana on Self as Distinction”