Carsey, my saucy millennial community manager, brought the “New Age Bullshit Generator” to my attention the other day as she knows how worthless I find most approaches are to genuinely making us feel better. The Generator endorses my dismissal of “woo woo” approaches as a blanket failure for making us feel better. "Feel better" as in helping us cope with (and eventually master!) our emotions so that we’re not racked with anxiety, self-doubt, sadness, anger, etc. – whatever emotions get in your way of [...]
This capacity to support us in our Inner work is one of the many things I love about the plant's gifts and why I offer cannabis plant medicine in my elevation ceremonies and healing sessions. In conducive settings, the plant helps us reveal our shadow side by prying back the mental metal curtain of our armored self.
I refer to my Cannanaut® work as the “third wave” of cannabis. That is combining cannabis plant medicine with exploring our deeper consciousness, often referred to as “cannabis and spirituality” … a handy but not entirely accurate reference. Technically, in the scientific realm, it’s called the “psycho-spiritual” use of the plant although I don’t particularly like this term either as “psycho” can conjure up that notoriously grisly shower scene from the Alfred Hitchcock film, Psycho. Not a pleasant association no matter how you cut [...]
This is my new website! If you’re a veteran subscriber you know it’s been a long time in coming. More than 2 years ago I discontinued my project producing and hosting pilots for a TV show, which was about the wonders of cannabis called Marijuana Straight Talk, so that I could devote my time exclusively to the exploration of the “psycho-spiritual” side of this plant as it relates to emotional wellbeing. Why would I do a thing like that?! My decision was profoundly personal. It [...]