This article presents a personal analysis and conclusions on truth and reality. It provides a foundation for determining how to separate fact from fiction. Definitions Let’s start with a few definitions to get us off the ground: I/me/self: we find ourselves as an individual. A mind distinct from others. Knowledge: that which we know. Truth: knowledge that is correct. Falsehood: knowledge that is incorrect. External reality: we will define here as everything external to the mind. The world, other people, the universe,......