Tag archives: Michael Pollan

Pollan on Psychedelics: a Spiritual Skeptic Meets Psilocybin
By Steven Libowitz   |   April 18, 2019

Michael Pollan’s blockbuster books The Omnivore’s Dilemma, The Botany of Desire, Food Rules, and Cooked have had major impact on the how people view food, gardening, and cooking. But his latest bestseller, How to Change Your Mind, which documents his investigation into the medical and scientific research in the world of psychedelic drugs as beneficial, […]

The “Shape of Meditation”: Down and in, Not up and out
By Steven Libowitz   |   June 14, 2018

Meditation is much more than mindfulness, and a deeper state a more readily available through the body, says Timothy Tillman, M.A., CHT, a now Santa Barbara-based Somatic and Hakomi therapist who also leads weekly meditation gatherings at both a yurt at his Mission Canyon home and at Yoga Soup. Tillman – who is also a […]