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← Sky-blue-pink. A colour never before seen?

TobySaunders's Avatar Jump to comment 18 by TobySaunders

Like alcohol, LSD can do brain damage (I'm ok with the legality of both regarding adult use in conjunction with drug-education, but that's a side issue).

On that issue of seeing other colours & the like, salvia divinorum is legal in the UK & most of the US: it sort of takes apart one's consciousness and puts the pieces before you in a sort of abstract & visceral way with profoundly vivid hallucinations/delusions.

It doesn't have that brain-damage-potential/toxicity-level LSD does, -anyone interested in temporarily taking apart their respective consciousness and possibly seeing a new colour could try that (I'm just sharing the knowledge)... it can have a therapeutic effect at best, although money really should be used to save lives. Salvia divinorum could perhaps have research potential for understanding consciousness, including colour processing... somehow I suppose!

I used it and believed reality was coming to a finish because I had 'figured out the answer'... all I 'had to do' to sort of 'finish up reality and see what is behind the scenes' as it were, was go outside and save a little boy in my drive-way. I went out, the boy wasn't there and I realised how vulnerable the brain is to delusion: I found it insightful, at least!

Sat, 12 Jun 2010 16:53:44 UTC | #479653