INTRO TO HACK #3.2, Inclusiveness is a perfect moment

A cup of coffee cannot be defined as coffee, when there is no focus on it – neither can someone be defined to not focus on it, as it requires focus to be someone. The graphic is grabbed from cyberspace.

When you have a look at the world, it is thoughts that tell you what it is that you see. And they imply there is a world full of appearances divided into categories of for example good or bad and attractive or repelling. But you do not have to listen those thoughts though. If you do not hang onto them in an attempt to compile them into a story, they will just pass by. In other words, all you have to do to not see a world where there seems to be more than one, is to not use thoughts to confirm its apparent differences.

To appear as someone special much concentration is needed, whereas no concentration is required to not to appear as someone at all.

When defocusing* you cannot remember what and where you are, and so there is nobody to compile thoughts into a definition of you as someone definitive in a world where there seems to be more than one. Neither is there nobody to see if they just pass by, but that is how it appears to Alexius, while writing this intro and enjoying a cortado.

Instead of searching for thoughts, that can define the cortado in front of him, he goes with the flow of the world enfolding itself in the foam of it. When this is not converted into something familiar based on past definitions, coffee is not perceived to be different from foam or the world appearing to be in it, neither outside of it.

This does not mean that the apparent differences of the world are not experienced to be there, but that they do not make a difference, when you are inclusive and not exclusive.


*) It is common sense, that you only defocus in situations, where your attention is not needed in the world. As long as you appear to be in a world, where there seem to be more than one, you play along on its premise, which requires much focus and concentration, as otherwise there does not appear to be a world, where there seems to be more than one.

Perceiving the apparent differences of such a world to not make a difference will undo the belief in separation, while you can have fun appearing to be separated.


NOTE: This article is the first one of hack #3.2 Inclusiveness is a perfect moment.

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