By Dan Carpenter
A daring cartography of the internal panorama seen in simple terms to these experiencing altered states• provides the psychedelic event as an target panorama that embodies the opposite, instead of a subjective frame of mind• offers corroboration of phenomena encountered through those that enterprise into this domainJourneying into the invisible international printed via his use of the dissociative psychedelic DXM (dextromethorphan), Dan wood worker stumbled on that what he skilled used to be no longer easily subjective sensations and mental states yet an goal international of established, if inordinately ordinary, landmarks and characters. The working diary he saved of those voyages recounts impressions of a panorama charted by way of different tourists into this internal area and comprises descriptions of a number of the similar phenomena recorded by way of such brain tourists as Terence and Dennis McKenna, Alexander and Ann Shulgin, and others who've skilled the hive mind--the pool of all attention. Into this territory the place expression is like chaos conception, the place oddly symmetrical order manifests out of the doubtless anarchic swirl of pictures and occasions, the writer ventures with the state of mind of a naturalist, accepting no matter what could be instead of what he hopes he may well locate. What emerges isn't a place crafted by means of subjective adventure, yet a panorama that embodies the opposite and that represents a unsleeping nation within which the obstacles among the self and the not-self dissolve.
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