speakers of different languages
even inner speech
geniuses throughout history
thought outside the grooves
learning a new language
learning new modes of thought
adjust to the new lens
switch between thought-modes
gave the idea of linguistic relativity
dramatically different conceptual worlds
languages like Nootka, Shawnee, and Hopi.
“the Hopi language contains no reference to “time,” either explicit or implicit.”
a concept of “eventuating”
roughly comparable to
used for mental projections of the future.
leaving you sensing
there is some tantalizing alternative cosmology out there
beyond your grasp
there may well exist a completely different
down to the base ontologies of space and time.