Exploring the changing relationship between sex and drugs

Annie Sprinkle, the sex worker and pornstar turned sex educator and artist, once described a beautiful summer day with a lover, when both found that their “psychedelic door flew open” without having taken any drugs

Psychedelic Suburbia: why people are taking magic mushrooms during…

You’d be hard-pressed to find an aspect of life which is not disrupted by Covid-19, and the way we take drugs is no exception. ​“I’ve been hanging with a small group, which is my perfect setting for mushrooms,” says Eddie whose pre-lockdown drugs of choice were cocaine, ketamine and MDMA. ​“That freedom and liberation in time has been really important,” he says, speaking about the spontaneity in planning the two mushroom trips for which he has been able to travel into the countryside in recent w