I had the great honor of virtually sitting down with the legendary UK author Graham Hancock recently. In our Skype interview, I asked him about the entheodelic storytelling paradigm, how psychedelics have impacted his creativity, interdimensional aliens, his new fiction book War God: Return of the Plumed Serpent, and the forthcoming non-fiction book Magicians of […]

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Waking Times As the movement for the liberation of cannabis gains momentum, and attitudes toward this relaxing and healing plant evolve, we are witnessing an explosion in innovation around how cannabis is used, both as a medicine and for recreational purposes. Finally overcoming its reputation as a mind-bending, psychoactive drug that makes […]

Dylan Charles, Editor Waking Times As an alternative path to wellness, shamanism has become a topic of great interest to Westerners in recent years, largely fueled by a rising curiosity in the Amazonian shamanic brew, ayahuasca. Stories of the profound and positively life-changing effects of ayahuasca are to be found in all corners of popular media, […]

By  Food Babe Thoughts of outrage, unfairness, disbelief, and ultimately grief consumed me while I was doing this investigation. A list of ingredients that are banned across the globe but still allowed for use here in the American food supply recently made news. While I have written about some of those ingredients before, this list […]