Connect with us

Arts & Culture

3 Mind-Bending Novels to Read For Cannabis Enthusiasts

Published

on

Cannabis Books and Novels

There are certain things in life that could turn your world upside down … such as books and marijuana. Unknown to many, there are many aspects in which reading and smoking cannabis are alike. Not only could both help a person traverse from one realm to another, but both activities also enable a person to look at the world in a different light.

Here, we have gathered three of the best mind-boggling novels that are sure to blow your mind and leave you in a state of ‘high’ – with a little help from cannabis, of course!

Check them out:

  • “The Shock of the Fall” by Nathan Filer

“I’ll tell you what happened because it will be a good way to introduce my brother. His name’s Simon. I think you’re going to like him. I really do. But in a couple of pages he’ll be dead. And he was never the same after that.”

Nathan Filer’s The Shock of the Fall is the perfect novel for those craving for epiphanies and mind games. Following the story of Matthew Homes, a 19-year-old boy diagnosed with schizophrenia, the story revolves around the themes of loss, innocence, guilt, mental illness, and hope.

In the novel, while on vacation, Matthew Homes and his older brother snuck out in the middle of the night. Ten years later, Matthew revealed he is still hearing the voice of his dead brother.

Poignant, mind-blowing, and unforgettable, The Shock of the Fall novel transports the reader directly into the mind of Matthew as he descent into guilt, madness, and recovery.

 

  • “Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel Keys

“Dr Strauss says I shoud rite down what I think and remembir and evrey thing that happins to me from now on.”

Flowers for Algernon is a science fiction that showcases the contradictions between intellect and emotions. Following the story of Charlie Gordon, a mentally disabled man with an IQ of 68, the novel presents a moving and unforgettable story of a man and his quest for intelligence.

In the story, Charlie volunteered to be the first human subject to undergo an experimental surgical technique that would increase his intelligence. As the experiment progresses, Charlie’s intelligence expands, exceedingly even those of the doctors who plotted his metamorphosis.

Written in an epistolary style, the story incorporates the science-fiction theme of uplift that is sure to make you wonder and say “What if …”

 

  • “Cat’s Cradle” by Kurt Vonnegut

Call me Jonah. My parents did, or nearly did. They called me John.

This satirical sci-fi novel by Kurt Vonnegut dwells in man’s endless quest for answers and his fears for discovering each of them. In the story, John (whose last name is never given) tells readers about his plan to write a book called The Day the World Ended, which focuses on the day the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima.

From there, John becomes involved with the children of the late Felix Hoenikker, one of the founding fathers of the atomic bomb, leading him towards an adventure of a lifetime that impeccably reflects man’s position in relation to his family and the community.

Funny, alluring, and mind boggling, Cat’s Cradle is a novel that is sure to leave you with big and valuable questions about life, humanity, and the endless possibilities that lie ahead.

Conclusion:

There is no better way to escape the seemingly normal realm other than with a book on your lap and a rolled joint on your hand. Surely, with the help of cannabis, these mind-bending novels will leave you in a state of awe, hope, epiphanies, and ‘highness.’

 

Which among these books appealed to you the most?

 

 

Continue Reading

Arts & Culture

Spiritual & Religious Use | Marijuana [VIDEO]

Published

on

Spiritual Religious Use

Marijuana has actually been used in spiritual, religious traditions throughout the ages. It is actually mentioned in numerous sacred texts of world religions. 

Probably the origins of our bans on marijuana are related to the religious holy wars that were fought against peoples who used what they were considered to be demon drugs. So there is a religious component to not only the use of marijuana but to the bans of it as well.

Continue Reading

Arts & Culture

Cannabis-Inspired Artist, Model, and Photographer Emily Eizen [VIDEO]

Published

on

Cannabis-Inspired Artist

Colorful, trippy, and feminine, Emily Eizen’s artwork is inspired by cannabis, and the early days of the psychedelic, marijuana counterculture. See how she’s she’s infusing her unique, playful style into the image of cannabis, and changing the culture along with it.

Continue Reading

Arts & Culture

How to make a CBD latte: Wild & the Moon’s secret recipe [VIDEO]

Published

on

make a CBD latte

The vegan food joint known and loved by Parisians, Wild & the Moon has opened up its secret recipe book for Vogue Paris to show us how to make their CBD latte ‘Hollyweed’ made with vegan milk. Follow this recipe step by step and enjoy the relaxing properties of this yummy food trend.

Continue Reading
Advertisement cbd oil
Cannabis News1 month ago

Why are Cannabis Delivery Services in San Diego so Popular?

Epidiolex
Cannabis News7 months ago

Epidiolex: The First FDA-Approved CBD Drug

Cannabis News11 months ago

The Latest Developments in the West Coast Lifestyle Cannabis Scene

Cartoons to Watch with CBD Edibles
Cannabis Legalization1 year ago

The Wonderful World of Weed Edibles

Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

The State of Cannabis in Washington State: Things To Know in 2021

CBD Help Fight Severe Cases Of COVID-19
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Could CBD Help Fight Severe Cases Of COVID-19? [VIDEO]

Cannabis Business1 year ago

Social Equity Partners is Available For Arizona Applicants

Cannabis News1 year ago

CBD Trends for 2021: Information You Must Have

Marijuana Stocks, Cannabis Industry
Cannabis Legalization1 year ago

Why Cannabis Stocks Could Take the World by Storm in 2021

Cannabis News
Cannabis News2 years ago

Where To Get Top Cannabis News

Richest Cannabis Users
Cannabis Lifestyle2 years ago

High and Wealthy: Top 8 Richest People Who Have Used Marijuana

Cannabis Business2 years ago

Laze Teams Up With Hazey Taughtme For A Cali Cannabis Collab

Here’s How to Use CBD Safely Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Arts & Culture2 years ago

Here’s How to Use CBD Safely Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Cannabis Business2 years ago

Things are Getting Seedy – New Cannabis App Coming Late 2020

Marijuana Legalization
Cannabis Legalization2 years ago

AZ Adult-Use Cannabis Legalization Will Be Voted On In November

CBD Oil Japan
Arts & Culture2 years ago

CBD Oil a Growing Trend in the Japanese Market

Cannabis Sales in IL
Cannabis News2 years ago

Cannabis Sales in Illinois Reaches an All-Time High

Cannabis Legalization2 years ago

Hobo Cannabis Wants Delivery Service to be Legal in BC

mmj expansion bill
Cannabis Legalization2 years ago

Louisiana to Provide Wider Access to MMJ Via New Law

Cannabis Legalization2 years ago

IL Delays Issuing of Licenses for Minority Business Owners

Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 month ago

Can CBD Help with Tinnitus?

CBD for Sleep
Benefits of Medical Marijuana3 months ago

Best CBD for Sleep [VIDEO]

Epidiolex
Benefits of Medical Marijuana5 months ago

How to Take Epidiolex and What Are Its Side Effects

Cannabis Natural Treatment for Autism
Benefits of Medical Marijuana5 months ago

Cannabis as a Natural Treatment for Autism [VIDEO]

CBD for Lung Cancer
Benefits of Medical Marijuana6 months ago

CBD for Lung Cancer: Can it Help?

Medical Marijuana Law, Hawaii, Workers
Benefits of Medical Marijuana7 months ago

Where is the Best Place to Buy Medical Marijuana?

CBD HELPS HEAL ACNE AND ROSACEA
Benefits of Medical Marijuana9 months ago

5 Ways CBD Helps Heal Acne and Rosacea [VIDEO]

CBD Improve Mental Health
Benefits of Medical Marijuana9 months ago

Does CBD Improve Mental Health? [VIDEO]

CBD Improve Mental Health
Benefits of Medical Marijuana11 months ago

Does CBD Improve Mental Health? [VIDEO]

Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

The State of Cannabis in Washington State: Things To Know in 2021

CBD for Pain
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Topical CBD for Pain: Does it Even Work? [VIDEO]

CBD and Inflammation
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

CBD and Inflammation – Morning Marijuana News [VIDEO]

CBD Help Fight Severe Cases Of COVID-19
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Could CBD Help Fight Severe Cases Of COVID-19? [VIDEO]

Oral Health Benefits of CBD
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

The Oral Health Benefits of CBD [VIDEO]

CBD for Gout
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Does CBD oil work for Gout? | Gout Pain Relief | CBD oil for Gout [VIDEO]

Kratom
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Can Kratom Boost My Energy Levels?

7 Amazing Benefits of Medical Marijuana for Seniors
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Can CBD Help With Treating Arthritis?

CBD for Pain Relief
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

How I Use CBD Products Every Day for Pain Relief [VIDEO]

CBD Treat Opioid Addiction?
Benefits of Medical Marijuana1 year ago

Can CBD Treat Opioid Addiction? | Consumer Reports [VIDEO]

CBD Oil For Pain
Benefits of Medical Marijuana2 years ago

Ache No More: How to Use CBD Oil for Pain Relief

Trending Articles