The Challenge of Describing the Psychedelic Trip

Why is it so hard to talk about psychedelics to people who never tripped before?

Alexandre Porto
Oct 30, 2021 · 3 min read
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Why is it so hard to describe a trip? John Everett Millais, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Why is it so hard to describe a trip?

It is not that a psychedelic experience is hard to describe. It is rather that the person who has never had one does not have enough background information to…