On Oct 14, 10:46 pm, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote: > On 10/14/2011 7:13 PM, Craig Weinberg wrote: > > > On Oct 14, 9:00 pm, meekerdb<meeke...@verizon.net> wrote: > >> On 10/14/2011 5:16 PM, Craig Weinberg wrote: > > >> You already noted that diurnal cycles get synced by light/dark cycles. > >> The point is that > >> you don't will these cycles, yet you rely on them: to wake up on time, to > >> remember > >> appointments, etc. > > We do will those cycles. > > Then how do you manage to wake up a given time in the morning? Are you > "willing" them in > your sleep?
We don't have to will them, it's voluntary. Sometimes they wake us up, and sometimes we wake them up. It's all 'us' it's just that some aspects of what we are are more physiological, some are more subjective, and some shift dynamically within different ranges. We have habits, addictions, choices, conditioning, creativity, involuntary and voluntary motivations of all shades and intensities. All that I'm trying to do is to describe the universe in the way that it ordinarily works. I'm not even getting near any kind of non- ordinary realities or forces or anything, just what our common sense perceptions and scientific observations tell us without inferring any forces, fields, or quantum pseudosubstances. When I say sensorimotive, I don't mean anything spooky, I just mean regular old thoughts, feelings, images, flavors, sounds, desires, actions, etc. Craig -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.