I know they aren’t auditory hallucinations because I had auditory hallucinations once. For me the two are nothing alike.
For one thing the auditory hallucinations it felt, physically, like I heard something, but when I hear the gods it’s really more like their words appear in my head like thoughts that I know for sure I didn’t think. There is also a particular quality to the voices of the gods, at least as I hear them. It’s somehow the same as how I see things with First Sight, but auditory rather than visual. It’s some how haze-y and sharp at the same time, but in different ways.
This is something that is hard to put into words, sorry if this isn’t clear.
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