Now Let Us Praise Dopesmoker
With “Dopesmoker,” Sleep sealed the tomb of an entire genre.
The Superheroic Dose
The legendary psychonaut Kilindi Iyi talks about African martial arts, high dose psilocybin work, Dr. Strange, and the metaphysics of darkness.
How a marriage of animism and skepticism might help us navigate the breakdown of consensus reality.
Canadian writer Peter Limberg talks about Stoicism, philosophical sandboxes, making uncertainty sexy, and navigating the conflicts between today's meme tribes.
Psychedelic therapist Julie Megler talks about integration circles, hierarchy vs. community, ketamine, and somatic work.
Poet and journalist Nicholas Powers talks about festival politics, race and psychedelia, dreads, tokenism, and Burning Man.
Trans Millenia Consort
The Arts of Dying
Bay Area artist Lindsay Tunkl talks about confronting death, therapy as art, pre-apocalypse counseling, and the role of humor in it all.
Interviewed at The Side View podcast
Host Adam Robbert, Aaron Weiss, and I dissect dharma, sacraments, and trickster technologies.
Occultist and Thelemite Richard Kaczynski talks about Jack Parsons, the "method of science,” the Agape Lodge, and the Strange Angel TV series.
Gurdjieffean teacher Anthony Blake talks about dialogue, synergy, the mind between brains, and higher intelligence.
Time Loops, Part 2
Author Eric Wargo talks about dreams, self-fulfilling prophecies, the banality of true spirituality, and his book Time Loops.
Author Eric Wargo talks about uncertainty, determinism, Zen, and his head-spinning book Time Loops: Precognition, Retrocausation, and the Unconscious.
Capitalism on Psychedelics
A look at the controversy over for-profit psychedelic pharmaceutical companies, and how the outlaw values of the underground may show a way out.
Eco-literary scholar Derek Woods talks science fiction, terrariums, geo-engineering, and eco-modernism.