Nothingness: The Monster Under our Beds

‘Nothingness’ –as the complete lack of existence– is a conceptual monster that we have created; it is easily demonstrable that the ‘nothingness’ we have come to understand is actually just a concept (meaning that it has no complete correspondence with any aspect of reality except itself).

Once you philosophically understand the full spectrum of reality, i.e., radical monism (which the mystics have understood since time immemorial, and Spinoza has rationalized very well) you come to the realization that the idea of you doesn’t actually exist (it is just a…