I Was In A Documentary About A Legal Psychedelic Retreat: The Mind Explorers

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At the end of September last year, I went on a psychedelic experience retreat that was filmed for a documentary: “The Mind Explorers follows ordinary people on an extraordinary journey. The documentary centres around a 4-day […]

The Ideal Society In Terms Of Psychoactive Substances

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What is the ideal society in terms of psychoactive substances and altered states of consciousness? This is a question I was asked recently and so in my attempts to start writing regularly and without overthinking, […]

Welcome Home: My 5-MeO-DMT Experience

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 This is a guest post from my friend Patrick Dengler about his recent experience smoking 5-MeO-DMT (also known as bufo, toad, or simply, 5). Thanks to Patrick for sharing his experience here. Find him on twitter: @patti3001  […]

How To Create A Morning Routine, And Stick To It

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Wake Drink 1 large glass water Make bed 10 minutes yoga More water 35 pushups 2 min plank Cold shower 10 minute meditation Read 1 chapter of a short non-fiction book Coffee This is how […]

Beyond Psychedelics 2018: Listening, Talking, Filming – Review Of A Psychedelic Forum in Prague

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At the end of June I was at Beyond Psychedelics: a 4 day ‘global psychedelic forum’ in Prague. As well as catching talks and general mingling, I also gave a talk and filmed some short […]

9 Life Lessons From The Tao Te Ching

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This guest post is from Regan Jacklin, a fellow traveler and blogger I met in Mexico late last year. It’s a chapter taken from his handbook Man’s Guide To Well-Being, which you can currently download for free […]

Going Slow in Jamaica: Learning Patience Through Life and Language

“Only three things go fast in Jamaica: the cars, the runners, and your money” Having just spent the last 10 weeks based in Treasure Beach, a rural area on the south coast of Jamaica, I […]

Guide To Using Psychedelics For Peak Experiences: Preparation, Navigation & Integration

Mystical. Peak. Transcendent. Religious. Whichever term you’ve heard, I’m talking about something exceptional and profound – the type of experience that ranks as one of most the meaningful in life. “The emotional reaction in the […]

Transforming Everyday Habits Into Mindfulness Practices (+ 5 Habits To Transform)

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How’s your mindfulness practice going? Approaching monk like presence? Mind still wandering a lot? Either way, if you’re here, I’m sure you’re looking for ways to improve. Today I’m going to share a way for […]

Explorer’s Guide: Taking Magic Mushrooms in Mexico

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Eating mushrooms up in the mountains of Oaxaca and enjoying the incredible views there remains one of my favourite chapters of my life. If you’re travelling through Mexico and in search of some exploration via […]