"And then it hit me........ Aviato"
Can you imagine being on a team with this guy once he gets back from his expensive soul searching trip and tries to teach you his new design doctrine. I would rather put a drill bit through my temple.
I bet the author of this article could say the same about you, you unenlightened normie! Only real designers go on ayahuasca trips.
Is this guy a Dropbox designer?
Haha. Was waiting for someone to say this. He isn't, but this is the agency that rebranded Dropbox https://www.wearecollins.com/
This is the most Medium blog post title I've ever seen. It's well written and interesting but connecting these thoughts (personas have gaps because people are complex, flow state is good, people process reality w/ biases) to ayahuasca is such a streeeetch.
It taught you to disable the close button on your newsletter signup?
Hey, anybody up for a design workshop in Peru?
Please don’t make ayahuasca a design trend.
The article goes off on some cheesy tangents.
However, hallucinogenic and psychedelic experiences can be useful for designers.
They've made a positive impact on my practice of design.
There are no words to describe how profound of an experience OP has had. Don't knock it until you've tried it.
Understand the true meaning of this and you'll start on a journey where there is no coming back from...
I am very deep.