It is important to distinguish between imagination and reality, for once we have the distinction clear, we can then start to play with the relationship between imagination and reality, without getting lost.

Play is the work of children, and the purpose of play is to learn to distinguish between imagination and reality.

But many of us here don't distinguish between imagination and reality.

Why is this?

This is because we have been entranced. And in a deep trance we can't tell the difference between imagination and reality.