"How often have you been there?
Often enough to know
What did you see when you were there?
Nothing that doesn't show"
Baby, You're A Rich Man
(Lennon & McCartney)
bearded wonder at the carnival...
of heaD - image of me
captured at onset of cleansing 'doors of perception'. On your right, the magic molecule
Well, if it's good enough for Aldous Huxley & a long line of other distinguished, serious, sensitive, intelligent & compos mentis adventurers consciously to experiment with psycho-active compounds in exploration of inner realms & altered states...
This Freedom/Human Right is being curtailed by hypocritical 'anti-drug' policies of Govts around the world. Are they afraid we might wake up & see their 'world'(official version, authorised reality, consensual mass hallucination) as it really is? The 'kingdom of Heaven' is for little children wide-eyed in wonder....but they soon knock it out of you!
-from the chapter 'Transcendental Experience', in 'The Politics of Experience' by R.D.Laing
(Dr Humphrey Osmond to Aldous Huxley)
" LSD is known to induce psychosis, in those people who have never used it."
" The catterpillar cannot understand the butterfly."
- Timothy Leary
Dr Albert Hoffman
11 January 2006
first synthesised LSD-25 in 1938
|"LSD reveals the whatness of
things, their quiddity, their essence. The wateriness of water is suddenly revealed to
you, the carpetness of carpets, the woodness of wood, the yellowness of yellow, the
fingernailness of fingernails, the allness of all, the nothingness of all, the allness of
(Stephen Fry, Moab is my Washpot)
Cary Grant, who took LSD more than sixty times, said this about his treatment in 1959:
"All my life, I've been searching for peace of mind. I'd explored yoga and hypnotism and made several attempts at mysticism. Nothing really seemed to give me what I wanted until this treatment."
As if prophetically, in 1939, he appeared in a film called 'Topper takes a Trip'!
Hollywood heart-throb, Cary Grant took many trips. He was one of the pioneers.
Bill Hicks (Extract from Revelations, London, 1993)
[Page first made Spring 2003:
60th Anniversary of discovery
of psychoactive effects of LSD...]
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cannabis & magic mushrooms
find the white rabbit?