Daniel Pinchbeck


Born
June 15, 1966


Author Daniel Pinchbeck has deep personal roots in the New York counterculture of the 1950s and 1960s. His father was an abstract painter, and his mother, Joyce Johnson, was a member of the Beat Generation and dated Jack Kerouac as On the Road hit the bestseller lists in 1957 (chronicled in Johnsons bestselling book, Minor Characters: A Beat Memoir). Pinchbeck was a founder of the 1990s literary magazine Open City with fellow writers Thomas Beller and Robert Bingham. He has written for many publications, including Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, The Village Voice, and Rolling Stone. In 1994, he was chosen by The New York Times Magazine as one of Thirty Under Thirty destined to change our culture.

Pinchbeck lives in New Yorks East Vill
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“We live in a culture where everything tastes good but nothing satisfies.”
Daniel Pinchbeck

“In shamanic cultures, sychronicities are recognized as signs that you are on the right path.”
Daniel Pinchbeck, Breaking Open the Head: A Psychedelic Journey Into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism

“Deep down, nobody wants a job to occupy his or her time. We want a mission that inspires us.”
Daniel Pinchbeck, What Comes After Money?: Essays from Reality Sandwich on Transforming Currency and Community

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