Max Weber – The disenchantment of modern life.

Max Weber – The disenchantment of modern life. He believed that since the Enlightenment, science and reason had eroded the sway of religion, spirituality, superstition and magic such that transcendent values had become increasingly unavailable to many,...

How To Change Your Mind

Based on the book about psychedelic therapy, a new Netflix docu-series prompted another writer to reach out to Pollan — and dig into his own experiences.In late 2012, the best-selling author and journalist Michael Pollan (“The Omnivore’s Dilemma”) was at a dinner...

Living with OCD

We all have things that we do, simple things, like wiping our feet before we enter a house, or checking to make sure that the door is locked before we leave. When the rituals take over, that’s when it’s proper OCD, to me. Imagine if everything you did had all of the...