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>On Sunday, April 7, 2002, at 04:33 , Jarmo Pystynen wrote:
>>"Have you ever realized that in the perfect state of observation you,
>>observer, you the thinker, the center cease to exist?"
>And I wrote not three days ago, to another, a concerningly similar-
>"The true act of observation is done in silence- no thoughts impede- it
>is a totally receptive state. And, within this state, what flows in the
>mind, and what processes congeal and form to bring sense to this
>silence, is the creative process, and, it works as well upon the field
>of science (and as validly) as it does upon the field of art and poetry,
>each with their own tools and experiences and cultures and technologies
>and practitioners and traditions. But it is where one takes the fruits
>of this silence that determines what is to be next- science or poetry.
>Facts or feelings."
I liked that description. From the quote marks around it I guess it was not
original or was from something you wrote earlier. But I'm glad you were
able to pass it along anyway.
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