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Tulpas: Creation, Sentience, and Vocality

 

This guide was written to cover the beginning stages of tulpamancy from creation to vocalization in a way that's useful and comprehensible to someone new to the concept, detailing general guidelines, tips, explanations, and other practical information to help someone beginning their tulpa journey.

 

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Hello, Piano.

Your writing is easy to follow, which is nice. Mine can be fairly tangential. I'm just reading it for the first time, and so will probably read it a couple more times before I offer anything substantial, but the one observation I would like to make is that you open section two with a quote from Roosevelt. I wonder if opening all chapter with an inspirational quote would make that feel less random.

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Wow! I've read a lot of guides, but this one, this is an amazing resource for newcomers looking for information, or old members looking for new ways to improve. It addresses EVERYTHING, even ethics, something that gets down right ignored by this community way too often. I'm very glad that something like this is on the community for people to use.

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Wow! I've read a lot of guides, but this one, this is an amazing resource for newcomers looking for information, or old members looking for new ways to improve. It addresses EVERYTHING, even ethics, something that gets down right ignored by this community way too often. I'm very glad that something like this is on the community for people to use.

 

Thanks!

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"Certain people will act like their own viewpoints on tulpa creation are universally true, but they are simply incorrect."

This invalidates itself...

 

"Your tulpa is not its form, as you are not your body; its form is simply there to allow them freedom and growth"

Good, good, no. Form has *nothing* to do with development, and even less with freedom. This claim of yours is, if anything, confusing.

 

"Wonderlands have the potential to be incredibly realistic to your tulpa, to the point of seeming like reality"

Dreaming things that seem like reality is possible. Dreaming while awake is not something the average person could pull off. Doing so while completing other tasks is impossible. Tulpas are human and, unfortunately, have human limitations.

 

Alright, that's all I have to gripe about for now. I'll hold my vote until others speak

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"Certain people will act like their own viewpoints on tulpa creation are universally true, but they are simply incorrect."

This invalidates itself...

 

"Your tulpa is not its form, as you are not your body; its form is simply there to allow them freedom and growth"

Good, good, no. Form has *nothing* to do with development, and even less with freedom. This claim of yours is, if anything, confusing.

 

"Wonderlands have the potential to be incredibly realistic to your tulpa, to the point of seeming like reality"

Dreaming things that seem like reality is possible. Dreaming while awake is not something the average person could pull off. Doing so while completing other tasks is impossible. Tulpas are human and, unfortunately, have human limitations.

 

Seems pretty logical and straight-forward to me. They're incorrect in thinking their viewpoints are true for everyone.

 

Reworded.

 

I never once said it would be while doing something else. You're looking for problems that aren't there.

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