Lessons in Self-Care From 2 Grams of Psilocybin

There’s a “there” there.

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The clouded horizon grew vivid. My breathing deepened. The stream of thoughts faded until only awareness remained. I had come up.

45 minutes earlier, I’d eaten 2 grams of psilocybin mushrooms, commonly termed magic.

Insights from neuroscience, non-dual mindfulness, and psychedelics to upgrade your awareness. For gigs or just to chat, get me at michaelpwriting@gmail.com.

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Insights from neuroscience, non-dual mindfulness, and psychedelics to upgrade your awareness. For gigs or just to chat, get me at michaelpwriting@gmail.com.

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