Readings by other people, useful in our discussion of healing and connection. Note, some readings are available only to LP Members.
Decades of research have provided evidence of the importance of healthy environments to human development and the actualization of human potential. This reading summarizes some of that research.
Chaos, crowding, instability, noise, etc., in the family, community, and school environments is toxic to human development. It undermines health, functioning, and our ability to connect.
Huston Smith was a religious studies scholar in the United States with an interest in Connection Supplements. In this book, he provides a long list of testimonials to the healing and connecting power of Peyote, a Native American Connection Supplement.
Endorphins are the body’s “bliss”/pain chemicals and learning about them is important if you want to heal and live a happy and connected life.
A Century of Spin by Millar and Dinan is an excellent introduction to the manipulation of mass consciousness by the corporate elites who still run the world.
Learned Helplessness has long been linked to depression; but did you know, it can also make you afraid of the dentist’s chair?
Here are some articles on the healing and connecting properties of LSD, psilocybin, and other Connection Supplements of longer duration and deeper penetration. Feel free to suggest resources in the comments section.
There is a great book by Alfi Kohn entitled No Contest: The Case Against Competition. This reading, linked below, is a summary of the basic argument of that book.
Carl Sagan had a lot of nice things to say about Cannabis. In this crazy world increasingly spiraling out of control, maybe it’s time for us to listen.
A peak experience is another name for a Connection Experience. This article by Abraham Maslow explores the nature and prevalence of these secular connection experiences