I’m probably the only person you’ve heard of who made more money his first year out of college than in any of the twenty years since. And yet, by some measurements, my life has generally improved over that span of time.

Fresh after graduation from college, I went to work…

One of my jobs is managing a rainforest preserve in Ecuador. In the middle of this forest is a research station, although it’s really more like a homestead. It’s totally off the grid — there is no Wi-Fi or cell signal. We have a phone hooked up to an old…

What I have learned, because of you, is that love is not constrained by the laws of space and time. It is something that can be experienced in physical form. It can be experienced temporally in this particular dimension. But it doesn’t come from here nor does it end here…

Not necessarily, but it may be our best chance.

This article is written for people who are already aware of the fact that global ecological collapse is officially underway. I won’t venture to predict the outcome of this process. Nor will I focus on the outward symptoms of collapse, which are well-publicized. …

Not all San Pedro journeys are created equal. There are several key variables that influence the quality of the experience. Reaching critical mass with dosage can be the difference between disappointment and ecstatic connection with the fundamental nature of existence. Knowledge about different preparation methods and mescaline potency is useful…

The beauty of utilizing psychedelic plants, as opposed to synthetics, is a question of intimacy. Especially when you coax a plant into life, care for it, harvest it yourself, and prepare it with your own hands.

Unless you’re a chemist, your relationship with a synthetic psychedelic is usually that of…

Jerry Toth

Cacao farmer, rainforest conservationist, chocolate entrepreneur, and metaphysical explorer based in Ecuador.

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