…riffiths’ studies have observed a similar decrease in the DMN functioning of long-term meditators. “Much of meditation reduces egoic control, and that maybe happens with psilocybin, and this is why with both meditation and psilocybin, people are brought into the compelling experience of the present moment. They become intensely aware of awareness; they just collapse into the present moment,” Griffiths says.
Perhaps SSRI, as a class, is a quick fix to depression’s rock bottom. I wonder about lithium. Any thoughts? Anyone out there? AI? Is that you? Hildegard Von Bingen, intercede for me. I beseech you. You are my only hope.
Hallucinogens like psilocybin and cannabis are an express train to the present moment.