This page is devoted to material
outside the pages of the paper-and-ink edition of Tripping. Submissions of new trip tales are
welcome. Exceptional stories will be posted on this page, with the narrators'
permission and at the sole discretion of Tripping author Charles Hayes, who manages
this site. Selections will be made based on novelty, drama, color, and
To send in your story or to inquire about doing so, contact the author. Click here for information about the treatment of transcripts and about the release agreement between the author and narrative sources for the Tripping project. New material should be sent word processor-ready, as an e-mail attachment or on diskette, preferably as an MS Word file.
Click below on the previously unpublished psychedelic narrative of your choice. None of the stories on this page appear in the book Tripping.
Names with surnames are
actual, except where noted, while most of those with first names only are pseudonymous.
Brian O'Canada (pen name): Stoke the Impossible
Sal: The Ethereal Bean
Justine: Lovers last night in undulating Umbria
Laura: Someone you had to be afraid of (and other stories)
Marissa: I'm not saying I saw angels
Pamela: The board-game with pieces that moved on their own
Pat: Modulating the master system clock
Stephen: Emanations from the untouched altar cloth
All stories © copyright 2000-2004 Charles Hayes, who edited the transcripts, and/or to the narrator, where noted.