“Psychedelics are illegal not because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a third story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve opinion structures and culturally laid down models of behavior and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong.” ― Terence McKenna
“If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees all things through narrow chinks of his cavern.” – Aldous Huxley, The Doors of Perception
The Perfect High There once was a boy named Gimme-Some-Roy… He was nothin’ like me or you, ’cause laying back and getting high was all he cared to do. As a kid, he sat in the cellar…sniffing airplane glue. And then he smoked banana peels, when that was the thing to do. He tried aspirin […]
“If you want to understand a society, take a good look at the drugs it uses. And what can this tell you about American culture? Well, look at the drugs we use. Except for pharmaceutical poison, there are essentially only two drugs that Western civilization tolerates: Caffeine from Monday to Friday to energize you enough […]
Is this it? I took it and this is it? This is what I get? I expected life changing transformations akin to the same emotions which pour out of other substances. I wanted to feel the world at my fingertips, with every move I make having a profound effect on everyone and everything around me. […]
Even on the Internet people want anonymity, in some way. Shit, thinking of those old days still haunts me and I do my best to ignore it all — with alcohol. The irony is relentless.