Psychedelics and Desire

Can transcendent experiences change what we want?

How do hardened desires change or undergo a process of transformation, especially when those desires are harmful or limiting?

In this article, I’m sharing an excerpted transcript of my interview with Dr. Roland Griffiths, Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Neurosciences at the Johns Hopkins University…



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Luke Burgis

Author of “WANTING: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life.” Find more at