Unformatted text preview: describing his experiences he says "Yage is space time travel. The room seems to shake and vibrate with motion. The blood and substance of many races, Negro, Polynesian, Mountain Mongol, Desert Nomad, Polyglot Near East, Indian – new races as yet unconceived and unborn, combinations not yet realized passes through your body. Migrations, incredible journeys through deserts and jungles and mountains (stasis and death in closed mountain valleys where plants sprout out of your cock and vast crustaceans hatch inside and break the shell of the body), across the Pacific in an outrigger canoe to Easter Island. The Composite City where all human potentials are spread out in a vast silent market”. Although his visions were scary and the yage gave him a death visual, it seems like even though he was terrified, he needed the vision....
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- Winter '10
- Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, The Yage Letters, hallucination drug yage, Yage Letters