"In the post-meditative experience become a child of illusion" is a slogan from the Tibetan mind training tradition. We engage the world as we experience it all the while realizing that reality is not as it seems to be.
This is just like the pushme-pullyou from Dr. Doolittle...the two-headed ungulate of some sort that always had to agree with both heads about which direction to go in, and therefore often ended up not going very far.
Yes, that's an apt association, Maggie!
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