Misunderstanding Experience

Elsewhere I have noted the lack of words that can accurately capture a feeling, or reliably create a feeling in others. At best, words can only allude to some different perspective than to which the person is accustomed. Since new feelings are most of what we’re after here, it can be a little frustrating when words are the medium.

Sometimes, when I use the word “experience”, I forget that not everyone gets my reference. This word is such a ...

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