In September of 2014, through a mutual friend, I met Myztico Campo in his Brooklyn studio. I was very much taken with his paintings. We talked about doing an article for RS. I did some research about his life and work in various media and was struck by parallels in our respective life experiences. The interview turned out to be more of a conversation.
One of the greatest breakthroughs in 20th century medical science came
preparation used to shoot monkeys down from the tops of trees. Naked
"primitives" turned out to be master chemists
whose muscle relaxant revolutionized the practice of surgery. Many experts claim the rainforests continues to promise cures. Have
exhausted Nature's cornucopia? Or are we wearing blinders that prevent
My favorite theology professor from college recently wrote a book
called The Myth of a Christian Nation: Why the Quest for Political
Power is Destroying the Church. After meeting Christ in an Ayahuasca ceremony, if I
were to write a similar book, I would call
it, The Myth of a Christian Church: Why the Historical Jesus Should
be Exorcised from Christianity.