Last night whilst having a beer(s) with a friend, we hit upon the idea of reality. What is reality, and how is one person’s existential reality to be evaluated as any less a reality than mine, or yours? It was, for all intents and purposes, a discussion based on the material and subjective immediacy of the here and now (made all the more exciting after a couple of pints)!
And I really value my friend’s provocations on these matters (of faith, reality, God, etc), because the questions and comments come from a place of genuine consternation: “That’s his reality, there is no other!” But, and this is a big but, reality is always multi-layered, something I couldn’t quite say right after all that delicious beer. Continue reading “Reality”