Guest Spots on North Avenue Podcast – Psychedelic Renaissance & more

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Check out Mike’s recent guest spots on North Avenue Podcast! We chat about the psychedelic renaissance, recent work Mike has been up to in this space, and more!

Episode 43- Mike Margolies

“Mike Margolies is a chemical engineer turned world traveler,  host of Walking the Earth (, and psychedelic discussion group organizer of Psychedelic Seminars ( We recorded this in the garden under an umbrella in the rain, and discussed Mike’s trans-formative experiences in Peru, India, and Thailand. We talk about the negative cultural stigma attached to psychedelic drugs in America, and how simply taking acid won’t cure your depression.  A very interesting man!”

*Bonus ‘Psychedelic Lunch’ Audio Clip with Mike Margolies

“I ran into psychedelic activist/explorer Mike Margolies in a coffee shop and we decided to throw up a quick conversation. We recorded this on an iPhone and talked about plant medicine, his seminar/discussion project (, his online magazine Psymposia, and a lot of deep deepness. Mike is also featured in Ep. 43. Enjoy.”

Episode 66- Psychedelics and Plants with Mike Margolies and Brian Viveiros

“Mike Margolies and Brian Viveiros are the founders of Psymposia (, a group of collaborative social activism projects on psychedelics, plants, and policy. Follow @psymposia

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Ep 71 – A Year of Living Prayerfully

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Jared Brock recently completed a 37,000 mile pilgrimage around the world, including a trip to North Korea and meeting the Pope. Jared shares stories from the journey as well as his moment of inspiration in the Red Light District of Amsterdam. His new book, A Year of Living Prayerfully, documents the trip.

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Guest Spot on Daily Travel Podcast – Shamans & Psychedelics, Ayahuasca in Peru

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Your host Mike is the guest on this week’s episode of Daily Travel Podcast! Mike shares about his life-changing experience with ayahuasca in the Peruvian Amazon, quitting his corporate job as an engineer, and lessons from backpacking India and Southeast Asia.

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Ep 68 – Daniel and Kishan, Backpacking Duo

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Daniel Lawson and Kishan Patel went on a backpacking trip together in Southeast Asia. Hear about their adventures and what it’s like traveling as a duo!

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Ep 67 – Borders of Adventure

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Meet travel blogger Becki Enright! Becki’s blog, Borders of Adventure, focuses on changing perceptions and shedding light on the misunderstood aspects of particular destinations and countries.

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Ep 65 – Shanna’s Experience Serving in Colombia Peace Corps

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Shanna Crumley is currently in her second year of Peace Corps in Colombia. Shanna shares her experience so far, and we delve into various cultural differences between Colombia and the US.

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