Q & A of the day: What is the advantage of this capacity you have?

Art is innate in the artist, like an instinct that seizes and makes a tool out of the human being. The thing in the final analysis that wills something in him is not he, the personal man, but the aim of the art .  ~Carl Jung A new person in my world has asked a … Continue reading Q & A of the day: What is the advantage of this capacity you have?

The Trip Treatment by Michael Pollan

I am copying in its entirety this article to be published in the February 9, 2015,  New Yorker but released online yesterday. The link is here for reference and the New Yorker's art: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/02/09/trip-treatment. I'm enthralled by the article for a couple of reasons. First, the identical nature of experiences people have with me without ingesting foreign … Continue reading The Trip Treatment by Michael Pollan