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ADHD Right Brain Thinkers v. "The Norms"

I am in the mood for blogging tonight. I have a question pondering in my head. Why is it that the intellectual types or pseudo intellectual types have a hard time with us adhd or right brain people. 289 more words

COOL PEOPLE -KEN KESEY and Alison Ellwood Captures The "MAGIC TRIP" Of Ken Kesey

Ken Kesey

American writer, who gained world fame with his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1962, filmed 1975). In the 1960s, Kesey became a counterculture hero and a guru of psychedelic drugs with Timothy Leary. 112 more words



Counterculture Heavyweights

Beatniks, Hippies, Artists and Stars

Certain creative types made names for themselves in post-war America as rebels against the status quo. With all-American war hero  636 more words


In Praise of Confusion

“Throughout human history, as our species has faced the frightening, terrorizing fact that we do not know who we are, or where we are going in this ocean of chaos, it has been the authorities — the political, the religious, the educational authorities — who attempted to comfort us by giving us order, rules, regulations, informing — forming in our minds — their view of reality. 288 more words


Peace, Love & Reincarnation

I’ve been watching a documentary series on CNN called The SixtiesIt’s a ten-part look at the influence the 1960s had on American culture and society, with episodes devoted to topics such as the Cold War, JFK’s assassination, the Space Race, and Vietnam. 870 more words

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Experiment or Hell Bent?

LSD.  Is it an experiment? Or is it for fun?  Or is it something different all together?

East Coast LSD:  Mind expansion.  Timothy Leary.  Yale. Snobs. 410 more words


Can I ask you a question?

One of my favorite things to say to people when they come to me with a question is “Quest away.”

It always throws them off. Most people give me the same sideways look that a dog gives his owner when there seems to be miscommunication, but sometimes I get giggles (those are the best) or an acknowledgment of my cleverness. 1,058 more words