Interesting questionWhat is it what makes it feel like it?
1 ) I don’t think that there is a separate doer thinker observer owner anywhere
2) pure speculation is that it an artifact of various schemata (ie attention scheme or body scheme ) that is utilized by a person to crate a model of the environment in order to be an effective agent in that environment .
Good regulator theory states in order to regulate a system well you need to include a model of the regulator it self . These are concepts arising from A.I.
It feels like a contraction ,so physical but is triggered by a thought of I me or mine . I.E. “I want”. Process is condition thought ,on smelling pizza,” I want” / contraction/ recognition of selfing / breath/ drop into awareness/ releaseIs it a feeling like in physical sensation or a feeling like a word in thoughts content?
I think most if not all decisions takes place in the subconscious processing in the brain . We are only conscious of the product .If there is no Cliff and no Jadzia doing the choosing - how does choosing happen? Could you watch it carefully and tell what you find?
This is all speculation. what is important is there is no self separate or independent from or in the ever changing processes of a person .