There are so many worthwhile topics to highlight in the Timothy Leary papers that I don't have time to cover in this blog. Should I delve into his notes on prostate cancer? The "Leary circle? Tom Robbins' lovely stationary? The Adventures with Briscoe Country, Jr. and other cameos? The wives, the children, Hotel Catalina, his Alcor Life Extension membership, or the "Eight-Circuit Brain"? As I mentioned in an earlier post, some of the most interesting documents from Leary's life were separated and filed as "Gems." In that spirit, I'm going to list some aspects of Leary and his papers that are gem-worthy, if not fascinating.
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