Linh Chi Dan Dreams

Linh Chi Dan sounds like the name of a beautiful, young Vietnamese girl.  Linh means "spirit, spiritual; soul; miraculous; supernatural; sacred; divine; mysterious; efficacious; effective".  Chi means "plant of longevity; fungus; seed; branch; mushroom; excrescence".  Dan means "medicinal pill".  Put it all together and we have a Supernatural Mushroom Pill. As pretty as the name … Continue reading Linh Chi Dan Dreams

Black Sorcery and Ngải Plant (cont…)

Ngải is a poisonous family of perennial flowering plants, growing from creeping rhizomes or, in drier climates, from bulbs. They have long, erect flowering stems which may be simple or branched, solid or hollow, and flattened or have a circular cross-section. The rhizomatous species usually have 3–10 basal sword-shaped leaves growing in dense clumps. The … Continue reading Black Sorcery and Ngải Plant (cont…)