Oneness is a dichotomy within life on Earth. We are separate beings, and yet interaction is constant. Even if it is just the sharing of air, still the sharing is there. Plants and animals share their lives with you (some quite literally!). People share their lives with you. You share your life with beliefs, ideas and choice. We are constantly influencing others with Love, information and even disdain. Freedom is also a dichotomy. We are each ultimately Free, as we have the choice to love, to lie, to forgive or to withhold. There are obvious lack of freedoms in life – if I choose to punch someone I can go to jail, but I was free to choose!
Freedom is a state of Being, for it requires more than just fact or action, it requires perception. Ultimately, we’re talking about peace, patience, joy, Love. You experience something as free or binding just by your perception of it. Menial tasks such as doing laundry can be a burden or a moment of peace.… Read the rest