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The real-life lives of pot advocates, influences, growers, users, advocacy and more.

Baby Griddya year ago
How Weed Saved My Life
By now, many stoners (if not all) are familiar with the health benefits of cannabis. Medical marijuana is now associated with the treatment of anxiety and depression, among other conditions. However, ...
How Smoking Marijuana Brought Us Closer
Originally, myself, my brother and sister were never as close. I truly believe that our relationship with one another when we were younger was toxic. We tended to get into arguments with each other ov...
Lewis Boltona year ago
Drugs, According to a 16-Year-Old
(EXPLICIT LANGUAGE) Well, it's safe to say this is an ambitious choice for my first post. Before I go any further, I feel I should give you some backstory. I am a Year 11 student. I don’t know how tha...
Chasse Gibeaulta year ago
DMT (Dimethyltryptamine)
When most people talk about their DMT experiences, one usually thinks of breaking through the mold that confines them to their bodies. Entering a hyperspace reality where great wisdom is shared to the...
Oh Shit, Am I a Stoner?
Amazon searches included smell-proof weed containers and 5 piece grinders when I finally presented myself with the question, "Oh shit, am I a stoner?" Growing up, I was the "scared of authority but wa...
Nicola Morrison2 years ago
How Magic Mushrooms Allowed Me to Get Over My Ex
A quick Google search will tell you that magic mushrooms are a known, yet (rather absurdly) illegal, anti-depressant. To quote a headline from The Metro, magic mushrooms, "do in 30 seconds what anti-d...
Kimberly Miller2 years ago
Why the Rise in Marijuana Moms?
As I was going through my morning emails today, a subject line caught my attention. It read:Possible Story - Why The Rise in Marijuana Moms? Okay, I'm intrigued. So I open it and begin to read. (For p...
Richard Huffman2 years ago
My Life of Seclusion with My Wife, Dog & Cat, and Medical Marijuana!
So, Vocal Culture emailed me to say that I had five drafts, but I like to think ahead of myself and have stories formulate in my mind ahead of time, and I start with a title and the picture. And, basi...
Aunt Mary2 years ago
Pot and Parenting
Marijuana is now, for the most part, mainstream. But there is still work to be done. Over the next few years, we should expect the self-righteous folk, who feel smoking pot is still socially unaccepta...
Les Fleming2 years ago
How I Met Myself
It was the first time I had ever taken what Terrence McKenna had called a heroic dose. Five dried grams of premium psilocybin mushrooms. I was not prepared.
Sierra I2 years ago
How Cannabis Made Me a Better Mom
Growing up, I thought the same thing about "stoner moms" that most people seem to believe. They're lazy, unmotivated, and selfish. I thought that pretty much any parent that smoked marijuana was incap...
Parag Patel2 years ago
Does Marijuana Make You Lazy?
2017 is a big year for anyone concerned about marijuana. It may well be the breakthrough year, the time when the fight to decriminalize the up-to-now “evil" weed turns the corner. Lengthy and exhausti...
Mickey Finn2 years ago
Weed vs Alcohol Effects
I just wanted to put down some thoughts about the differences between being high and being drunk. I am not a medical professional, or a biologist, so this is just amateur philosophy in layman’s terms....
Richard Huffman2 years ago
Home is Where the Weed Belongs!
So! Put good weed in, and get a great, healthy feeling out! Disrespect cannabis, and beware my wrath! Reach out and embrace cannabis and cannabinoids! They really do what I'm telling you... cannabinoi...
Di Va2 years ago
My Girl
I said goodbye to an old friend tonight. It’s the best and the worst friend I have ever had. Tonight was our last dance. Our last hurrah. Our last romp, if you will. But I had to let her go. Funny how...
Sarah Samedi2 years ago
My Life with Marijuana
To be perfectly honest, I’ve smoked marijuana since July 31st of 1995. We sat on the edge of the escarpment, looking over the downtown of my city, and passed a joint back and forth. It was my girlfrie...
Zeena Nackerdien2 years ago
A Brief History of Pot
Gateway drug or non-addictive medical panacea? The pot debate has continued to stoke the passions of recreational and medicinal users and their opponents for millennia. While the fate of marijuana leg...
Carlos Wilson2 years ago
An Account of Cannabis Banking
What a strange time to be a bank. As a trusted institution, you want to support your friends peddling an amazing life changing medicine locally, but federally it's been written off as black magic sure...