Keeping It Weird
A Tribute to Terence McKenna
Mushrooms, madness, and missing Terence
Appreciating our fragile creatureliness...
Talking Zion 2.0
Mormons, cosmic religion, high weirdness, and the theatricality of cults
High Weirdness in Your Ears
High Weirdness has now invaded the sonic dimension of the audiobook, allowing its tendrils to sink even deeper into your brain.
Gnostic Psychedelia and the Archetype of the Archons
"Gnostic spirituality, we might say, is gnosis against the grain. Its antinomian illuminations and agonistic hermeneutics are directly posed against those concentrations of power that wield control over cosmic, worldly, and psychological existence."
Curiouser and Curiouser...
Altered states, navigating identity, and "staying with the trouble."
Wrangling with the religious urge and the quest for meaning in a world transformed by science and technology.
Dreamflesh Reviews High Weirdness
On tightrope walkers and buffoons
The Politics of High Weirdness
Politics, pranks, struggle, and anomie in the high weirdness then and now.
New Future Fossils
"What is the Real"? And: "Did that just really happen?"
The Occult Revival: Then and Now
In this illustrated talk, I compare and contrast the occult revivals of today and the 1970s.
Midnight in the Desert appearance
A solid two-hour chat about living with weirdness, on and off the radio
Psychedelic Press review
A review of High Weirdness by William Rowlandson
Desert Oracle Return
A podcast chat with Ken Layne.