• The idea of free speech is a luxury for those who have learned to police their own thoughts.

The Liminalist # 132.5: The Gaze of Big Mother (with Gib Strange)

Part two of conversation with Gib Strange, on email correspondence and similarities between Jasun & Gib, the pathology of the cinephile, the forgetting chamber, the need for social skills, Jasun’s filmmaking experience, a shared immersion experience, pre-identity consciousness, separating from the mother, movies as transitional space, the Truman Show delusion, the evolution of schizophrenia, living in a simulation, Jim Carrey’s obnoxious enlightenment, on … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 132: Escaping into a Borrowed Identity (with Gib Strange)

First of a two-part conversation with Gib Strange, on Unknown Valley artwork, faceless faces, novel rejections, the choice to podcast, back to oral storytelling, the appeal of podcasts, listening to The Liminalist at night, spoken word performance, loneliness & alienation, depersonalization, the cats arrive, fleeing a sense of unreality, deflation & impotence, lost memories of childhood, depersonalization vs. derealization, a Turing test for humans, … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 131.5: What’s Worth Not Being Yourself?

Part two of the third live Liminalist online meet-up, with Frances Hutchens, Nick Kalani, and Christopher S., on being a social outcast, speaking one’s mind, the death of common sense, group think & a sense of reality, Jordan Peterson the spokesgoat, a tendency to say no, finding the appropriate expression outside of social mandates, the safety of snark & the death of sincerity, never-ending … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 131: The Question of Presence (or the Curse of Social Media)

First of two-part audio recording of the third Liminalista Video Meet-up (from October 14th 2017), with Frances Hutchens, Nick Kalani, and Christopher S, on what people want from Auticulture, being burned out on geopolitics, social liberation & liminality, focusing on Jasun’s books, mind and body, Frances recovering  from sinusitis, Jasun triggered by Seen & Not Seen royalty figures, Vincent van Gogh syndrome, shooter … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 130.5: The Specifics of Social Engineering, or: Trojan Horse Culture (with Kelvin Gregory)

Part two of conversation with Kelvin Gregory, on growing up working class, Straus & Beethoven, an interest in high culture, spontaneous ecstasy, Panama aristocracy, growing up on an army base, testing for talented kids, a summer of Strieber, prodigy sister & speed-reading, MKULTRA schools for the gifted, Jimmy Saville, Leonard Cohen and hidden confessions, John Zerzan, the specifics of social engineering, Trojan horse culture, … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 130: Reading in Tongues (with Kelvin Gregory)

First of a two-part conversation with Kelvin Gregory, on shunning social media, the Alt. Perceptions Community margins, occult rituals, Morris Berman in Mexico, Jonathan Lethem,  languishing in development hell, Blood Poets, library electronic resources, James Howard Kunstler, finding a different kind of listener, getting back to old magic, erupting Mount Helens, a spontaneous astral projection, Freudian analysis, John Michael Greer, Crowley, wrestling with … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 129: Social Liberation & the Invasion of the Mind Parasites (Liminalista Live Meet-Up)

Selected highlights from second live online video meet-up for Liminalistas, on experimental projects, group chemistry, social liberation & enlightenment, discomfort in social situations, winning & losing, how others perceive us, comfort in action, everyone’s trauma, Dave Oshana & confronting anxiety, moving outside comfort zones, life as social engagement, awakening to neurotic patterns, following the energy, the beauty of social interaction, the context of … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 128.5: Enlightenment or Endarkenment (with Darren Westlund)

Part two of conversation with Darren Westlund, on Paul Bowles & the supernatural, the problem with Yoga in the west, extreme individualism of the West, do Arabs have an unconscious, the veneer of civilization, East vs. West, getting pulled back into the mind, early aptitude for dissociation, exhaustion from integration, suffering and spiritual “progress,” integrating unconscious matter, enlightenment and endarkenment, examining the wound, recontextualizing … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 128: Your Own Personalized Tulpa (with Darren Westlund)

First of a two-part conversation with Darren Westlund (Derek Swannson) on using pseudonyms, being a local celebrity, Kingsburg consternation, writer’s syndrome, representing Sebastian Horsley, DMT & what it’s like to die, big lucid dreams, Robert Monroe’s astral bag of tricks, developing the double, your own personalized tulpa, Buddhism & the multiplicity of selves, David Foster Wallace, the mind’s job, the relentlessly pernicious nature of … Read the rest

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Liminal Announcement: Live Online Event

I have been observing recently how my ego always seems to get what it wants.

No matter how bad its advice, and how much I know I shouldn’t, I end up following it.

Maybe it’s just me, but the more aware I become of my ego and of just how untrustworthy it is, the more I notice how powerless I often am to resist … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 127: Eternal Comfort in the Machine World

Solo podcast with Jasun thanks to a series of inconvenient events, hanging in Horley, an amorphous blob, ultimate liminality, Mark Lawn’s bone of contention, layers of liminality, a second class citizen at the Hilton, Dave Oshana & the Enlightenment Transmission, an energetic guidance system, Homeland Security & an opportunity for surrender, the ignorance of privilege, for your own security & protection, the Paraclete’s eternal … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 126: Coming in from the Cold (with Ashley Horsley)

Return conversation with Ashley Horsley, on clean language, moving from word to image, feeling energy in the body, seeking big sensations, drug-use as hacking into the unconscious, mind & body, Vipassana, meditation & stillness, denial of the body, carried by the life force, distorting the language of the body, the four humors, grief & loss, an energetic discord, an unfortunate event on election day, … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 125.5: A Prayer to St. Anthony (with Emerald Gould)

Part two of conversation with Jasun’s niece Emerald Gould, on disowned rage and powerlessness, Frank Booth in Blue Velvet, Travis in Taxi Driver, Kevin in We Need to Talk About Kevin, finding targets for rage, connecting to Iris, Viet vet rage, rage against the mother, male quest for identity, symbiotic union with the mother, narcissism and the inability to acknowledge the … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 125: A Psychopathic Spectrum (with Emerald Gould)

Part one of two-part conversation with Emerald Gould, on what a psychopath is or isn’t, is Travis Bickle a psychopath, interior vs. exterior definitions, celebrity psychos, a psychotic episode, a psychopathic spectrum, sociopathy, MKULTRA programmed to kill, Blue Velvet’s Frank Booth, TV’s definition of psychopaths, We Need to Talk About Kevin, a neutral psychopath, caught inside a moral program, a budding psychopath, … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 124: The Elephant in our Lives (with Random Dude)

Return conversation with Random Dude, on faith in exploration, back to the body, The Kubrickon, being drawn to pop culture, sorting the seeds, being thirty, a process of elimination, psi-experiences, overwhelmed by history, the evolution of the generations, Saturn’s sobriety, the need for pragmatism, what can be applied, ancestral cues, why scry culture, the autobiographical voice,  the hidden trauma, the elephant, Leonard Cohen & … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 123.5: Jesus Didn’t Write the Bible (with Anonymous Italian)

Part two of return conversation with Anonymous Italian on organized abuse, psychological fragmentation, mind control, being multiple, dissociative identity disorder, therapeutic healing, and on spirtuality and Christianity.

Songs:  “The Kommema and his Religion” & “Of the Lakes” by SunWalker; “This Life Gives Force,” by Richard Youngs.… Read the rest

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The Liminalist 123: Protected by Satan (with Anonymous Italian)

Two-part return conversation with Anonymous Italian on organized abuse, psychological fragmentation, mind control, being multiple, dissociative identity disorder, therapeutic healing.

Songs:  “The Kommema and his Religion” by SunWalker; Other songs: Lightning Hopkins.”

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The Liminalist # 122: The Ninth Domain (with Heidi Crockett)

Conversation with Heidi Crockett on neuroscientific counseling, the decade of the brain, interpersonal neuro-biology, brain to brain interface, the 9 functions, autism and small talk, connecting with body language, biological tuning, invisible food, exchanging transmissions, love & integration, receiver-transmitters, the effects of trauma, three domains of the brain, temporal integration, an overstimulated reptilian brain, community improve, true storytelling, breathwork, accessing trauma, self-counseling, color therapy, … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 121.5: The Life of a Red Blood Cell (with Aneel Pandey)

Part two of conversation with Aneel Pandey, on children & sex, why sperms don’t like condoms, human beings & intimacy, Sagittarius A the cosmic grandfather, God the Sun, a sentient universe, what the galaxy wants, the life of a red blood cell, a coup du corps, carrying a deadly virus, mission mania, being a honey bee, human connections, navigating by the signs, a bubble … Read the rest

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The Liminalist # 121: When the Replicants Come Home (with Aneel Pandey)

First of two-part conversation with Aneel  Pandey, on Transcender corporation, Prisoner of Infinity & transhumanism, being turned into digital, being replaced with an android, what transhumanists want, meeting yourself as an android, memory donors, Star Trek transporter questions, when the replicants come home, persona vs. ego, the proper vector, new maps of possibility, a silicon ego, head transplant, the internal monologue, the three neural … Read the rest

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