Ego, Mental Health

What Paranoia Reveals About Ego And Interconnection

“The psychotic drowns in the same waters in which the mystic swims with delight.”

Joseph campbell

Words like interconnection, oneness, and non-duality all point to an underlying unity, an ocean of consciousness, in which we swim. And yet, we are individuals with a fixed point of consciousness, experiencing the Great Mystery through a narrow lens. This tension is the paradox at the heart of a spiritual awakening; how do we experience union as an individual?