…..I wonder at times what effects us the most ….how we perceive our world or how the world perceives us……I guess to be honest it probably is a two-way street that is intertwined with our desires, dreams, & asperations…….the need for inspiration and dreams are so strong in all of us….we tend to be pulled in all directions ……that our perceptions are at times asqew….at least mine are [thank god]……..in reading other people’s perceptions of the world and their dreams and their need for them….. and not the least the importance of “truths” in their mere existence….I realize its innate presences & its Darwinistic tendency for survival….
……what has dreams to do with perceptions of the world…for some probably nothing, … for other a lot… with way they sure are incredible to have when we are wandering around in a world filled with turmoil as we learn…seek… & are challenged… [giving us the delicious opportunity to hang on to something]……
per•cep•tion |pərˈsep sh ən|noun the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something through the senses : the normal limits to human perception.• the state of being or process of becoming aware of something in such a way : the perception of pain.• a way of regarding, understanding, or interpreting something; a mental impression
• intuitive understanding and insight
• Psychology & Zoology the neuropsychological processes, including memory, by which an organism becomes aware of and interprets external stimuli.
DERIVATIVES perceptional |- sh ənl; – sh nəl| adjective
ORIGIN late Middle English : from Latin perceptio(n-), from the verb percipere ‘seize, understand’ (see perceive ).