By Dennis McKenna
When Dennis requested me to put in writing a foreword for this ebook, i used to be stunned and extremely joyful. It had by no means happened to me that this kind of publication will require any foreword in any respect. Dennis is a well-respected researcher and philosopher, and plenty of folks have learn his clinical papers or listened with excitement to his interdisciplinary lectures, which mix ethnobotany, psychopharmacology, heritage, and philosophical reflections. yet this isn't a tutorial publication. it's the long-awaited account of his lifelong dating together with his older brother Terence, the nice raconteur of wide-reaching philosophical and eschatological rules. In different phrases, what we've got this is the privilege of going in the back of the curtains and peering into the personal lives of those remarkable brothers, the poet and the scientist, the general public determine and the extra retiring originator of rules, one that haunts us from the invisible but pervasive world-wide-web (his phrases nonetheless clean or even extra proper twelve years after his death), the opposite nonetheless with us, clever, and with an acute humorousness. Like his brother, Dennis is a instructor from whom we nonetheless have a lot to benefit.
Luis Eduardo Luna
August three, 2012
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