Psychedelics & Meditation – How They’ve Informed Each Other On My Path

FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditPsychedelics and meditation have both had a strong influence on my life and are somehow inextricably intertwined. I first got interested in meditation in the aftermath of first experiences with LSD, and now meditation, in […]

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

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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditAt 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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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditWhat 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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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrReddit  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 […]

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

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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditAt 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 […]

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

FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditMystical. 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 […]

Explorer’s Guide: Taking Magic Mushrooms in Mexico

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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditEating 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 […]

Mycological Magic In Jamaica: Psychedelic Development & Essential Inspiration

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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditAt the end of last year I went to Jamaica to film at a psychedelic specialists psilocybin mushroom retreat. In case you’re wondering if you read that right, I’ll repeat. Psychedelic specialists. Magic mushroom retreat. In […]

Uniquely, Altered: A Psychedelic Conference in Berlin

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FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditI stop in front of a stranger to look them in the eye and say ‘HOO. AAH. YOO!’ as he simultaneously does this back at me. We smirk at each other, and then walk on […]

Mapping An Altered Mind: A Chat With Dax DeFranco

FacebookTwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditNext weekend I’m headed to Berlin for Altered Conference – ‘an international gathering of consciousness explorers from all backgrounds to take part in talks, workshops and rituals on the subject of psychedelics, conscious practices, and […]