The More I See

Aldous Huxley’s Hands: His Quest for Perception and the
Origins and Return of Psychedelic Science
Allene Symons

Sometimes, you have to choose sides.

One of those times is when you encounter multiple coincidences. You can be perfectly rational and calculate all the contingent probabilities and rest assured that randomness is alive and well and that everything is explainable. Or you can believe everything’s connected Continue reading


A Shot of Ronrico 151

The Rum Diary
Hunter S. Thompson

Rum_DiaryAre the gods toying with me?

Paul Kemp, the narrator of this Lost Weekendknock-off of a novel probably wouldn’t ask that question. But his not so distant descendants–the narrators of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and The Curse of Lono–might.

The trouble is, those narrators are all more Continue reading