It is High Time to Resurrect Research on Psychedelics and Creativity

Alex Grey — Painting 1998, 30 x 40 in. oil on linen.

Over the last twenty years, there has been extensive research on the effectiveness of using psychedelics to treat psychological ailments such as end of life anxiety and PTSD. There has also been some amazing research into psychedelics inducing mystical experiences like in the revision of the famous John Hopkins Good Friday experiment or in the case of Rick Strassman‘s…