Spirit tells me that my body and the personality, or character,
That I have, with help, developed over a lifetime is not real
In any real sense, but just a means to an end.
If that is so then how would I recognize the finish line,
Should I ever get there?
An end does not necessarily mean a finish line.
Spirit tells me that we each follow our own Path of Enlightenment
And that The Path is the only game in town.
Travel along the path requires thoughts and emotions working
Together in more or less harmony, to create our unique personality.
The path of enlightenment does not have a geographical location
As a goal. Instead, it is a personal, spiritual journey or process
To refine the quality of our thoughts and emotions, and the
Actions that express them.
Spirit tells me that
I do not have, as a psych prof
Once suggested, a dependent
Personality. Instead, we each are
A dependent personality, and that
Only denial or illusion prevents us
From awareness of this reality.
Spirit tells me that a person, any person
can be described according to
physical features, but, that
personality cannot be
Personality is a dynamic interaction of
intellect and emotion, fluctuating in
variable quantities and strengths of
particular qualities in, or during,
different situations, and
personality is a blend of
more or less consistent
thought, emotional, and
But, Spirit tells me,
an individual’s behaviour can
reflect thoughts and emotions, or
it can be used as a mask,
to protect or hide them,
not necessarily for the purpose of
deceit, but to separate
shared and private worlds.
We choose what we care to share.