Pot Stories for the Soul

Pot Stories for the Soul

Paul Krassner

The items in Pot tales for the Soul are humorous, whimsical, weird and wonderful, poignant, informational, stunning, and, yeah, soulful. they're approximately love, hate, get away, fact, the mystical, Allen Ginsberg, Ken Kesey, Michelle Phillips, Hunter Thompson, Abbie Hoffman, Wavy Gravy and peanut butter. finally, those tales demonstrate the large, bizarre, and lovely lifestyle of stoners, the place the reefers are mad, the joints are fats, and the thrill lasts for six-and-a-half days.

Mainstream the United States has had an uneasy dating with marijuana. as soon as a criminal substance, the Thirties observed an important 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 earlier than 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, live shows, comedy workouts, videos, television exhibits, and school classes around the country.

Originally released by way of High Times in 1999, Pot tales for the Soul received the Firecracker substitute booklet Award and in addition turned a top quality Paperback publication membership choice. This brand-new version contains 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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