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Psychedelic Press UK 2015 Volume I

Psychedelic Press UK Journal 2015 Volume 1 is Out Now

Solve et coagula – to come apart and then reform – is a long-standing alchemical motto, a chemistry of mind and material, and arguably the most apparent philosophy in the practice and study of psychedelic efficacy. It is also an important theme that runs through our newly published Psychedelic Press UK...

Druid's Handbook

A Druid’s Handbook to the Spiritual Power of Plants by Jon G. Hughes

‘A Druid’s Handbook to the Spiritual Power of Plants: Spagyrics in Magical and Sexual Rituals’, by Jon G. Hughes, was published earlier this year by Destiny Books, a division of Inner Traditions International. It was originally published under the title, ‘Celtic Plant Magic: A Workbook for Alchemical Sex Rituals’, in...

Demeter by drfranken

Yielding to the Mystery: An Ayahuasca Journey by Alison Terry

This article, by Alison Terry, was originally published in the Psychedelic Press UK journal (2013 Vol.2) Looking back on it, my friend (“Jim”) and I still can’t remember how we decided to go to Peru to experience Ayahuasca. Whose idea was it? And why did we go? I was certainly...

Tickets Now Available for Cosmic Trigger Play

Tickets Now Available for Cosmic Trigger Play

Tickets are now on sale for Robert Anton Wilson’s Cosmic Trigger:The Play by Daisy Eris Campbell based onWilson’s seminal counter-culture text on brain change and ‘vision questing’, Cosmic Trigger: The Final Secret of the Illuminati. Thanks to successfully surpassing their crowd-funding goal of £23,000, the Cosmic Trigger play will open...

PsypressUK Journal

Psychedelic Press UK Journal 2014 Volume 4 Out Today

  The latest Psychedelic Press journal is now available, and PsypressUK 2014 Volume IV continues what’s been a most engaging year of psychedelic publications. You can pick up a copy here. Or, better yet, why not take out a year’s subscription and receive 35% off the cover price here. This...

Reverend Nemu wired up for some Psilocybin

Meaning, Myth, Magic and Mind-Bending Medicine

The Meaning, Myth, Magic and Mind-Bending Medicine will be presented by author Danny Nemu on Tuesday 28th October, at the October Gallery, as part of The Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness lecture series.  Angel of the library, Genie of the pen, Write the demon on the page, And cross him out again…...

Ayahuasca and I

Ayahuasca and I: Not your typical trip report – Part 1 – By James W. Jesso

As the title suggests, I don’t intend to tell you the same thing you have heard over and over again about “Mother Ayahuasca”, visions of serpents, and purge buckets. I believe focusing on these elements of a psychedelic experience can work to re-enforce belief systems that distract us from understanding...

Jack Hunter

Rehabilitating Castaneda: An interview with anthropologist Jack Hunter

The third of our interview series with contributors to the newly published Psychedelic Press UK: Anthology of Pharmacography 2013 Vol.2 (just £5 +p&p) – Jack Hunter. Jack is a PhD candidate in the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology at the University of Bristol. His research takes the form of an ethnographic...

Bizarre Plants by William Emboden

Bizarre Plants by William A. Emboden

Originally published in 1974 ‘Bizarre Plants: Magical, Monstrous, Mythical’ was written by William A. Emboden. Emboden was the senior curator of botany at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, professor of biology at California State University and lectured at the University of California, Los Angeles. He also authored the...

From Venus with Love: Venus Love Experience Festival Review 2012

From Venus with Love: Venus Love Experience Festival Review 2012

Venus Love Experience was a festival to commemorate the passing of Venus in front of our sun, which is predicted to next take place in a 106 years and Huni Bee, who attended the celebration, has written Psychedelic Press UK a colourful review of what sounds like a magical event....

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