After six weeks in the USA I am finally back in Genaro Hererra. During this time I have noticed several several moments of internal/external conflict as I entered into western society. My conclusion from this experience is a confirmation that external energies/spirits can have a huuuge impact on our internal energies. I also realized that [...]
We are getting closer and closer to completing our new camp on the Aucayacu River. We are on schedule for an early July completion and will be ready to go for our first tour July 18!
I have noticed that in general westerners are misinformed about the different types of Amazonian shamans. This is especially true in regards to ayahuasca shamans. It is unfortunate that this is the case because westerners who come to Peru to drink ayahuasca often do so with some expectations that may not be met if they [...]
- Power vs. Love There are really only two paths. The path of power and the path of love. The people who are attracted to power are attracted to the tools and objects that they think will bring them power. What people on the path to power do not realise is that those tools and [...]
The past two ceremonies here in Hererra have been absolutely fucking amazing. The entire mesa seems to be jumping to new levels….FAST. The icarros sung by Maestro Don Alberto and Maestro Gumercindo now have an energy that is simply mind blowing. I listen to them sing and I just sit there and say, “WOW!” over [...]
Why Ayahuasca is not a drug Most people reading this blog understand that ayahuasca is not a recreational drug. The reason I am writing this is that for a very long time I had a hard time articulating why ayahuasca is not a drug to other people who were not familiar with ayahuasca. I would [...]
Maestro Gumercindo and his wife Nierla on the way to La Familia Medicina La Familia Medicina’s future ceremony house.
Ok guys…this is the first real time post. I am still mariado from the San Pedro I drank this morning at about 9:30. My first San Pedro experience was in Portland, on a rainy day in a very comfy living room. It was wonderful as my two close friends did a great job of hosting [...]