A conversation with Stanislav Grof about LSD research and LSD-assisted psychotherapy.
The undaunted spirit and psychedelic warrior of love and light, Nick Sand, the outlaw chemist, died in his sleep on Monday April 24th at the age of 75.
Type ‘Francis Crick LSD’ into Google, and the result will be 30,000 links. Many sites claim that Crick (one of the two men responsible for discovering the structure of DNA), was either under the influence of LSD at the time of his revelation or used the drug to help with his thought processes during his research. Is this true?
Many know Anais Nin for her breathtaking poetic-erotic novels and who Maria Popova described as “modern history’s most dedicated diarist.” Few know that in 1955, she took LSD and wrote a beautiful and detailed diary entry about it.
There is common consent that the evolution of mankind is paralleled
by the increase and expansion of consciousness. From the described
process of how consciousness originates and develops, it becomes evident
that its growth depends on its faculty of perception. Therefore every means of improving this faculty should be used.