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    #1935246 - 09/20/03 01:02 PM (14 years, 2 months ago)

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Re: books [Re: 0toxic0]
    #1935304 - 09/20/03 01:32 PM (14 years, 2 months ago)

It depends on what your intersted in but I found this to be a very good read...

LSD My Problem Child
By Albert Hofmann

You can read it here on-line if you prefer...

LSD--My Problem Child


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Re: books [Re: 0toxic0]
    #1935411 - 09/20/03 02:29 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

patrick le nestour: _the mystery of things: evocations of the japanese supernatural_
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alan watts: _the joyous cosmology_
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gerry goldberg: strange glory
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steve miller: the midnight son
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timothy leary: psychedelic prayers
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jane english: tao te ching; & inner chapters from chuang tzu
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Re: books [Re: gnrm23]
    #1935478 - 09/20/03 03:00 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

If you like fantasy books you should check out the Wheel Of Time series by Robert Jordan.


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Re: books [Re: LittlePygmyMan]
    #1935547 - 09/20/03 03:34 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

these books ar all to complicated for trippin you need good old psychobabble!

try the thunder: perfect mind and the marriage of heaven and hell both are online.


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Re: books [Re: Lazerouth]
    #1935567 - 09/20/03 03:42 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

I don't think I could read anything when tripping or much less care to, I think he was asking for something good to read when high, I dunno that's how I took it.


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Re: books [Re: LittlePygmyMan]
    #1935642 - 09/20/03 04:14 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

LittlePygmyMan said:
If you like fantasy books you should check out the Wheel Of Time series by Robert Jordan.




Oh my God! I was going to suggest this series.

BTW,the end of book eleven really pissed me off God dammit!


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Re: books [Re: sirreal]
    #1935656 - 09/20/03 04:22 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

I know! It left so much of the storyline just hanging. The next one should be really really good though...


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Re: books [Re: LittlePygmyMan]
    #1935686 - 09/20/03 04:38 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Ectsacy Club By Gregory Rushkoff

It's like a fringe-scifi book about a cult/rave commune that draws interesting parralels to real-life events that lead to the overnight demise of the rave era.


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Re: books [Re: LittlePygmyMan]
    #1935720 - 09/20/03 05:00 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

LittlePygmyMan said:
I know! It left so much of the storyline just hanging. The next one should be really really good though...





I heard that there will be two more books and the series will be complete. He said that in an interview. He also said that he will most likely write some books about the time of the dragon,Lews therin.


Another good series is the gunslinger, by Stephen king. The "wizard and the glass",book four in the series, is very similar to the wheel of time.




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Re: books [Re: sirreal]
    #1935781 - 09/20/03 05:32 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Russel Banks - Rule of the Bone (my favorite book)

Orson Scott Card - the Ender series, especially Speaker for the Dead, Xenocide, and Children of the Mind.

Those books are incredible.


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Re: books [Re: Noviseer]
    #1935844 - 09/20/03 05:49 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Yeah, two more. He's actully writing a few prequels about Tam Al Thor, Moriane and Lan right now. So the next book wont be out till 2005. One of the prequels will be out in January though.


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Re: books [Re: LittlePygmyMan]
    #1935896 - 09/20/03 06:10 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Doctor Dealer

Im not sure the author, but its by the guy that wrote black hawk down. Such an engaging book, very indepth about a college student who grew into a business man with a national cocaine ring, very detailed, very interesting.

Food of the goods

By terrence Mckenna - Not too cosmic, but fucking interesting, related to drugs and evolution..

On the Road

Jack Kerouac - About hitching cross country and living a wild authors life. Common now...its jack Kerouac. Check em out!


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Re: books [Re: PDU]
    #1935948 - 09/20/03 06:34 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

All of J.R. Tolkiens work.


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Re: books [Re: theshiftingwalls]
    #1965026 - 09/30/03 04:23 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Piers Anthony books. The ones about Xanth. THey all fucking own. its all fantasy shit that is in a world based on puns , hard to explain but fuckin cool.


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Re: books [Re: 0toxic0]
    #1965196 - 09/30/03 07:23 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

ILLUMINATUS! / robert shea & robert anton wilson
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zen flesh, zen bones / paul reps
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zen mind, beginner's mind / suzuki roshi
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finnegan's wake / james joyce (i dunno, r a wilson says it  makes sense on acid :wink: ...)
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leaves of grass / walt whitman
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howl and other poems / alan ginsberg
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regarding wave / gary snyder
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BE HERE NOW / ram dass
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toward the one / pir vilayat inayat khan
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the book: on the taboo against knowing who you are / alan watts
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tales of the dervishes; & the mullah nasruddin stories (3 volumes) / idries shah
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mmmmkay...


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Re: books [Re: 0toxic0]
    #1965419 - 09/30/03 10:35 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Terrance Mckenna - I can reccomend The Archair Revival, Food of the Gods, The invisible Landscape.

He is also infintiely listenable - try - http://mckenna.psychedelic-library.org/ for some great samples. My favorite track is Metamorphosis.


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Re: books [Re: seraphim]
    #1965749 - 09/30/03 01:13 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Une Semaine De Bonte: A Surrealistic Novel in Collage by Max Ernst

Nadja by Andre Breton

Plants of the Gods by Richard Evans Schultes, et al

Hubble Space Telescope: New Views of the Universe by Mark Voit

Fear of Dreaming by Jim Carroll


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Re: books [Re: 0toxic0]
    #1965873 - 09/30/03 01:50 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

cosmic banditos by ac weisbecker
you cant go wrong with a story about some drunken drug runners and their many misadventures in quantum theory...


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Re: books [Re: seraphim]
    #1966117 - 09/30/03 03:15 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

the invisible landscape WHILE HIGH?  I love that book, but I'd never understand it high lol.  That book is so dense and complicated, you have to read it one sentence at a time, digest, comprehend, move on to the next.

Sample:

This is part of the description of how the brain works to "recieve" consciousness...

"The first is that the rapid bonding and debonding of intercalators causes a rapid twisting and untwisting of the helix, and this gives rise to a vibratory oscillation of the macromolecule.  This oscillation, occurring within the electrical field at the synapse, ahs the effect of generating an electromagnetic waveform.  This signal, however, becomes absorbed at certain frequencies by low-energy electrons present in the charge-transfer complexes, which are formed by neurotransmitters intercalating into the RNA.  This absorbtion of energy serves to modulate the signal and simultaneously saturates the energy bands in the charge-transfer complex, canceling the polarization of the base pairs, allowing the RNA strands to rejoin.  Exactly this sort of absorbtion phenomenon is observed in electron spin resonance spectrometry, so we can refer to the proposed process as an ESR effect or ESR signal."

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