First Time Last Time
About This Show
A bank robber describing his first and last heists, a BASE jumper on taking his first jump and why she’ll never do it again, an artist who died and came back to life. First Time Last Time features stories about people doing things for the first and last time. Each story is a short, powerful, technicolor portrait of how big and, sometimes, very small moments transform people and their lives.
Most Recent Episode
The First & Last Time I Dropped Acid in Prison, with Casey Hardison
Casey Hardison was 22 years old when he tried LSD for the first time. That trip sent him on a global, psychedelic mission that eventually ended in a British prison cell. But little did Casey know, his mission was NOT over. It had simply entered a new phase.
Today, Casey William Hardison writes a lot about psychedelics. You can link to most of it through the “vault” at Erowid:
You can hear Casey discuss a lot more about his case and the ideas of cognitive liberty on the Mikeadelic podcast:
If you want to learn more about psychedelic drugs and how they actually work, Casey recommends the book “Ethnobotany: Evolution of a Discipline” By Richard Evans Shultes
And to learn more about current medical applications of psychedelic drugs, spend some time at
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