I will be out of town for the next several days so I’m dumping out the Best Of MY LIFE WITH KANT.
When I wrote this, I was pissed off at society. 1,922 more words
Drugs, eh? Specifically – mescaline. It’s not the type of stuff you smack home on a daily basis, but Aldous Huxley’s the Doors of Perception was enough to make Jim Morrison name his band after this ode to getting out of it. 388 more words
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There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.”
Huxley cited his fascination with Blake as a primary factor in his decision to take mescaline, which he hoped would help him transcend the self and see the world without the usual filters on reality: “the drug would admit me at least for a few hours, into the kind of inner world described by Blake.” His book of the experience, … 2,031 more words