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By James W. Jesso

Decomposing The Shadow offers a mental version for the adventure of the magic psilocybin mushroom. It explores what the adventure of this psychedelic medication exposes to us in regards to the nature of brain, emotion, society, psychospiritual adulthood, and fact itself. This e-book is set dealing with the darkness inside of each one folks, constructing the braveness of emotional honesty, and investigating how the unacknowledged facets of self, the shadow, could make the grounds of private progress fertile again.

The psilocybin mushroom bargains us the chance to event existence from some extent of amplified emotional, mental, and religious importance. It unlocks a point of view of self and different that's clearly happening inside us, yet culturally suppressed to the purpose of approximately whole omission. after we start to navigate the greatly novel reports this substance offers us, we extra let its strength for not just exposing, yet therapeutic the subconscious narratives that carry us again from being our fullest, so much brave, so much sincere self.

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The scheduling of these substances in this fashion has greatly hindered, if not prevented, their medical value from being examined and utilized within United States and most other Westernized countries (whose laws are often influenced by the American Empire’s political decisions) for decades. ENTER MCKENNA In 1971, a young rogue intellectual named Terence McKenna and his brother went with three others to a small village called La Chorrea in the South Amazon Basin. They hoped to study an elusive DMT-containing resin used among indigenous tribes called ‘Oo-Koo-He’.

My sister, Jessica, has shown her belief in me through massive amounts of support in all my projects. I couldn’t of asked to have such a wonderful woman as my little sister. My parents, James and Angela, gave almost everything to nourish and care for my sister and I. Without the ongoing recognition, love, affection, support, and openness they have showed me throughout my entire life, I would be nothing. In regards to this project, they have supported me every step of the way, even though its premise directly confronted their views on drugs and spirituality.

I’m sure you can imagine what it was like for these devout Catholic soldiers to observe people they viewed as savages eating fungus off the ground and calling it Divine. The Conquistadors were offended and disgusted; seeing it as a perversion, as pagan and inspired by the devil10. This began a long history of suppressing the mushroom cult to a point wherein its practices were pushed so deep into hiding that it was not discovered again until the early 1900s. Attention towards the mushroom reemerged in 1906 when an American botanist named Franklin Sumer Earle collected in Cuba the first official specimen of Stropharia Cubensis11, which was later renamed Psilocybe Cubensis.

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