[upvoted for talking about something that's difficult to model and communicate about]
Hmm. I believe (with fairly high confidence - it would take a big surprise to shift me) a combination of empty and closed. Moments of self-observed experience are standalone, and woven into a fabric of memories in a closed, un-sharable system that will (sooner than I prefer) physically degrade into non-experiencing components.
I haven't found anyone who claims to be open AND is rational enough to convince me they're not just misstating what they actually ex... (read more)