Pot Stories for the Soul

Pot Stories for the Soul

Paul Krassner


The items in Pot tales for the Soul are humorous, whimsical, strange, poignant, informational, stunning, and, yeah, soulful. they're approximately love, hate, break out, fact, the mystical, Allen Ginsberg, Ken Kesey, Michelle Phillips, Hunter Thompson, Abbie Hoffman, Wavy Gravy and peanut butter. eventually, those tales demonstrate the extensive, bizarre, and beautiful lifestyle of stoners, the place the reefers are mad, the joints are fats, and the excitement lasts for six-and-a-half days.

Mainstream the United States has had an uneasy courting with marijuana. as soon as a criminal substance, the Nineteen Thirties observed an enormous crusade opposed to the "Devil's Harvest" that ended in pot being rendered unlawful. within the Nineteen Sixties, marijuana turned one of many defining parts of the counterculture ahead of once more being shunted to the sidelines. during the last decade, besides the fact that, marijuana has long past mainstream and has been the subject of seminars, expos, concert events, comedy exercises, video clips, television indicates, and faculty classes around the country.

Originally released by means of High Times in 1999, Pot tales for the Soul received the Firecracker replacement publication Award and in addition turned a top quality Paperback e-book membership choice. This brand-new variation comprises a number of new essays via Paul Krassner, plus his foreword, his afterword, and the evolution of hashish sanity in between.

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