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Sunday, October 26, 2014
Spirituality: Sam Harris versus Thomas Merton, Duelling Banjos of the Self
So, I had a sudden inspiration to read Thomas Merton's book The Inner Experience , which talks a lot about the "I", and play that off against Harris' book, which will talk about how the "I" is an illusion, and see whether anything interesting comes from it. Maybe, maybe not.