“All of a sudden, everything familiar started evaporating… Imagine you fall off a boat out in the open ocean, and you turn around, and the boat is gone. And then the water’s gone. And then you’re gone.”
- Retired shrink on shroom experiment experience one year later, adding it was one of the most profound moments of his entire [fucking] life.
Researchers plan studies of psilocybin and other psychedelics for treating depression in cancer patients, obsessive-compulsive disorder, end-of-life anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and addiction to drugs or alcohol. Bout time.
“Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special
and always significant and remarkable point at which the world’s phenomena intersect,
only once in this way, and never again.”—~ Herman Hesse