*Please note that this is part 1 of a 3 part series. Part 2 is on Plant Dieta and part 3 is on Icaros (medicine songs). There are many forms of “Curanderismo” (what many of us in the West might call shamanism- a term that … Continue readingAmazonian Curanderismo – the art and science of plant spirit medicine
“I promise, by the time you finish that cookie…”
Stumbling down the sweaty and tortuous jungle path deeply, you may happen upon Plumb Shack, an oasis for the curious, confused and quietly desperate wayfarer of consciousness. The bearded strolling weasel over there is me. Don’t be alarmed; I used to be civilized and … Continue readingPlant Diets — Reflections from Plumb Shack
I can’t remember now how I heard about it. Online somewhere I suppose, probably in my perusal of websites made for people like me who were seeking to transcend the suffocating weight of a Saturday morning by inserting a canister of nutmeg into their anus.
What is an emotion? Merely an unfortunate by-product of being human? A chemical malfunction of a dysfunctional citizen? The luxury of weepy failures and wet-toast hippies with too much time on their hands that drink psychedelic tea in midnight fits?