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

FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditMystical. 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 […]

Mycological Magic In Jamaica: Psychedelic Development & Essential Inspiration

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditAt 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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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditI 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 A Mind Behind Altered: A Chat With Dax DeFranco

FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditNext 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 […]

Good Trip 101: Beginner’s Guide To Psychedelic Experience

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditSo, you’re taking a psychedelic trip? Great, I’m sure you’ll have a blast. Here are the basics to a successful flight, whether it’s with LSD, magic mushrooms, or San Pedro. Follow these and you’re onto a winner. […]

The Outlaw Of Psychedelic Substances Is Irrational, Unjust, and a Violation of Freedom

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditIf I decide to ingest a psychedelic substance, such as LSD or psilocybin, I am committing a criminal action and risk being punished by law: But why? Are these substances actually dangerous? Is their prohibition […]

My Mindmelting Salvia Trip

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditSalvia Divonorum. The freaky batshit cousin of the psychoactive family. If I had to describe salvia as a character it’d be the cosmic joker. He’ll flip you upside down inside out, pull your pants down […]

My Breakthrough DMT Trip (And Thoughts On It)

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditSmoking DMT was one of the single most intense and insane experiences of my life. Going in I figured that it would be bigger than I could possibly imagine and boy was I right. Here I […]

Desert Bound: A Meeting With Peyote

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditWith the sun overhead Pedro exhales a lungful of smoke, passes the pipe on, and goes back to checking the group’s food supplies in his bag. “I’m so high” Molly says amused as she gazes around […]

Explorer’s Guide: Picking Peyote

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FacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrRedditWhat Is Peyote? Peyote is a small spineless psychedelic cactus native to Mexico and southwestern Texas – scientific name Lophophora williamsii. Peyote contains psychoactive alkaloids, and like the San Pedro cactus, the main one is […]