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“It is a scary experience to be bushwhacked by the Living God.”
— Philip K. Dick, V.A.L.I.S.

My experiments with psychedelics started rather haphazardly, around four years ago when I was twenty. 917 more words



Whether it is food, alcohol, drugs, legal or illegal–if it’s causing a problem in your life then it’s a problem.  It does not have to meet some criteria on a list somewhere.  69 more words


Surprising ways that caffeine affects your body and brain

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

Coffee, tea, and cola are just three substances many of us look to for our daily caffeine fix. But what exactly is happening to our brain and body when we take in this colorless, odorless, tasteless drug? 66 more words


The WADA hacking: Athletes Medical Files Leaked

Leading up to this year’s Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, controversy ran amok and speculation was rife when it emerged that high profile athletes of many sports and disciplines were suspects of doping. 733 more words

Numbing our Spiritual Connection

The doctor prescribed me pain killers and I refused. I didn’t want a temporary solution to numb the pain. We have become a world in which the solution is to numb the pain. 145 more words

Mind Journeys

Alcohol and Kids - 4th of July edition

It’s the 4th of July and families everywhere are having a good time. There are fireworks, food, and drinks in abundance. Across the nation, people are coming together to have a good time and celebrate our great country. 646 more words


Partying, Substances, College, and Mental Health

I want to talk about college parties and how they relate to many individuals with mental illnesses. As you already know, tons of college students define their social lives by going to parties and mingling every weekend. 385 more words