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Explaining Life - Learning
How are we behaving? How are we being manipulated? How are others behaving?
In this chapter I am going to talk about the process of learning and what impacts it has on our lives.
What is learning? - We learn every time, we have either a motivation or a sanction. Every time we are receiving something (motivation), or we are getting punished(sanction), our brain connects the actions, that led to the event with it's outcome. We learn, how our actions reflect on us.
- Not on the environment, we are not interested in our surroundings, except for any punishing or motivation by the environment, which is in the end affecting us again. -
Let me give you an example:
A child is hitting another child on the playground without supervision. The other child runs away crying and the swing is now empty. The child now has some fun on the swing.
- The child learned that hitting other kids makes them go away. This can be advantageous.
At the next day, that child is hitting the same child again, bu
Red Letter Day - Prologue
So here I am, writing.
I’m writing, I’m writing – just as you told me to.
I’m writing, I’m writing, I’m writing.
Have you ever noticed that when the sun goes down, this flat changes? It does. The walls are white during the day and lingering brown at night. During the day, I’m with you and the light from outside paints the walls that heavenly color. But when that sun goes down, the demons wake and I’m alone again, even though you’re just a room away.
Somehow it seems less threatening tonight, and I think it’s because you’ve given me an assignment to try and fight off the darkness. You gave me a stack of papers and a pen and told me to write everything that comes to mind.
It’s a strange feeling to have complete freedom. These empty pages are mine to do whatever I please – I could even wipe my ass with them – but they’re also terribly intimidating. The blank page has always been a nemesis of man. It&
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