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Galactic butterflies…

…after tea with Spinoza in what became a psychedelic debate about the nature of the deus sive natura that Spinoza saw so finely in the lense of his mind. Often butterflies have popped up in my life as living symbols … Continue reading

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Dr. Faustus…

…Last night I had a curious dream, about Michelangelo’s God, the famous old man in the clouds with a beard, who eventually got replaced by the Flying Spaghetti Monster. But who, you may ask, is the FSM Mephistopholes? In my … Continue reading

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Murgle soup…

…Take any old murgles. Soak overnight in salted water. Bring to the boil between the hours of ten and noon. Take some fresh psilocybin mushrooms and some ginseng and a cup of fresh early morning urine (assuming you had murgle … Continue reading

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Immunology and hallucinogens…

…and the learning curve of delirium were the topic of this night’s magic mushroom “trip” or rather lack of a trip. I feel very tired as if I’ve been fighting something. When I started my research into psychedelics three years … Continue reading

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New beginnings…

…The last few weeks have been very hectic and intense. For the first time in a few years I’ve been doing my old job of being a nurse and getting to know the Dutch psychiatric care system. Three emergencies in … Continue reading

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Hemp farming approved in California…

…according to the Organic Consumers Association. “California farmers could legally grow industrial hemp under a bill approved by the state Senate that distinguishes it from a widely grown distant cousin: marijuana. Hemp ‘bears no more resemblance to marijuana than a … Continue reading

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Tea…psychedelic antidepressant…

…as we ponder whether we could save the world by getting everyone to take mushrooms. Would that be incitement to commit an act of global terrorism? 6 billion giggly people now there’s a thought. Would they all knock the earth … Continue reading

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