Tag: Psychology

Pagan Ritual at the Cube

This past Thursday our friends at the Bristol Psychedelic Society invited me to speak and coordinate a ritual as part of their event on Mythology. This event took place at the Cube Microplex, and it was sold out! It was a privilege to share…

Epicurean Gods

There’s an old idea that ancient Epicureans were atheists and that this, combined with their egoistic hedonism, caused them profound suffering — suffering of which they were not consciously aware. Different versions of this idea appear in Nietzsche’s The Gay Science (§45), Constant Martha’s Le Poëme de Lucrèce,…