‘Raver Girl’ flashes back to the ’90s underground scene Raver Girl is a sixteen-year-old glitter girl next door from Oakland, CA. She’s creative and explores her imaginative depths with weed, acid, mushrooms, and the like. Her two parents adore her, and she adores her two brothers, but she doesn’t know how to ask for help […]
https://www.vice.com/en/article/dyp4bq/mdma-doesnt-actually-cause-comedowns-new-study-finds There are some things that you just accept. Having chocolate for dinner will make you feel sick. Drinking four pints will – increasingly, you’re noticing, as you get older – mean the next day is a write-off. And taking MDMA means that you are most likely in for a comedown.
Laurie Anderson is an artist whose work defies any easy description. She’s a pioneer of the avant-garde, but as we learned, that doesn’t begin to describe what she creates. “I tell stories”: Artist and pioneer of the avant-garde Laurie Anderson on her unique work and life – 60 Minutes Interview https://www.cbsnews.com/news/laurie-anderson-60-minutes-2022-04-03/ Laurie Anderson – Sharkey’s […]
Four practitioners offer tips on using physical movement to process emotions. https://ra.co/features/3963 Excellent article – must read! part of the Dance Floor Epiphanies series https://ra.co/features/series/dance-floor-epiphanies
A study recently published in Frontiers provides new insight into the psychology of raves. The findings suggests that awe-inspiring experiences fueled by psychoactive substances, vigorous dancing, intense rhythmic drums, and a lack of sleep are associated with personal transformation and social connectedness. https://www.psypost.org/2021/11/awe-inducing-raves-are-linked-to-transformative-experiences-and-social-bonding-study-finds-62090
read Drug Use for Grown-Ups by Dr. Carl L. Hart the Columbia University professor of psychology and psychiatry https://g.co/kgs/r2UHMt “HUMAN BEINGS WILL ALWAYS USE DRUGS, NO MATTER WHAT LAWS OR BANS ARE IN PLACE.”