Terrence McKenna’s “Stoned Ape Theory” is, to my mind, as plausible an explanation accounting for the missing link between the animal kingdom and humanity as any. The mind-blowing revelations and abstract, alien insights bestowed upon the experiencer of high doses of psilocybin are convincing to say the least. Under the influence of this super salient psychedelic one has the impression of nostalgia and familiarity with a sense of being that is handed down through aeons of repeated incarnation. Application and integration of these otherworldly events are key however. The syncretic, amalgamated spirituality and resultant creativity bestowed by the collision of psilocybin and one’s life itself is the true art.
At the age of 19 I endured an episode of mind-bending, reality-altering agony. There were a lot of things happening to me at the turn of the millennium the most memorable of which were regular journeys through psychedelic innerspace.
Kukulkan is the Mayan, vision-serpent-warrior-god. He is substantially equivalent to the Aztec Quetzalcoatl. Here I have captured him in trance as his visionary ancestor bestows the key of wisdom. As… Read more Kukulkan Transfixed →