Psychedelics, transformation and friendship.

I saw an old friend recently. She was excited to tell me about an experience she had with a shaman in the Red Rock mountains of Sedona. I’ve long understood the transformative power of psychedelics when used judiciously and with proper guidance but hearing her describe her journey was beautiful. What modern medicine is finally discovering, or admitting, is that there is tremendous potential in these substances as mechanisms of healing.

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Fear Inoculum

13 years is an eternity. The fermenting process requires time, patience, precision and adaption. The results are seen over time with the correct environmental modifications and tweaks in the formula. This can be applied to making booze or barrel cured pickles. The process is similar and so are the principles.

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How to disagree

How to have a productive disagreement that doesn’t turn into an argument. People have lost track of how to have a disagreement. Instead we try to silence and cancel or even shout over the opposition. Here is how to avoid that. Taken from the article Bits and Pieces in the book: How To Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie.

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