Sometimes you want to take a picture, capture how the morning light looks filtering through the trees; your cooled skin; the sound of birds.

But you can never smell the air in that photo. You can't look around to see the rest of the world from that spot you stood, capturing a split second of light.

The only way to remember it is to sit for a while; feel it as deeply as you can; accept that it'll never be as good as it is right now.


@matt Maybe...

Ever hear of a "Merlin Experience?"

It follows from a series of concepts:
- We don't exist in linear time; that's a mental construct.
- All experiences exist in every present moment, or "Now Time"
- To 'relive' past (or future) experiences, step outside of mental linear time and allow awareness of the desired moment.

From that perspective, our day to day lives are limited sequential Merlin Experiences, and our minds are trapped in them.

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@mkuriel Hmm I haven't heard the name, but I've heard of some of those concepts in various places. Those are all really interesting together, I'll definitely read some more on it!

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