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It is official, I am receiving the Lester Grinspoon Lifetime Achievement Award!
This is very exciting for me! If you are not able to attend the ceremony at the High Times Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam, no worries! We will take pictures and post them on the forum!
Below is an interview from a couple of years ago.
The HIGH TIMES Interview: Jorge Cervantes
October 18, 2013
Jorge Cervantes, the pied piper of pot to millions of clandestine
It feels great to be back in Spain! Landing here gives me a sense of freedom, the same freedom I felt in medical states in the USA. The airport is new and more than one kilometer long!
A short time after arriving, I met with my old friends for lunch. The main subject was how the budding cannabis social club scene was taking hold with the same fervor as the grow shop explosion and seed sales.
There are more than 300 Clubs Sociales de Fumadores (Social
I´m finally getting a few minutes to blog! The new book is still consuming most of my time! Well, except for last week when I turned 60 years old!
Damn, that´s a milestone. It really plays out in a person´s mind. I used to think only really old people are 60! Now many of my friends are 60+. We are of a different generation. We have seen many changes.
Being born in the early 1950s as part of the Baby Boom generation, we were set forth to populate the United States and
I was in CA, USA for a few days after returning from an extended stay in Barcelona, Spain, almost long enough to beat jet lag . . . then opportunities started presenting themselves. It started with the High Times Medical Cannabis Cup, http://sfmedcancup.eventbrite.com/. It was good to see the guys from High Times. Danny Danko met me at the front door. I also got to catch up with author/photographer, Mel Frank. Also an old friend from Spain, the owner of www.aqualabtechnologies.com, and a few other
The last five years my main project has been updating Marijuana Horticulture. At first I thought it would be a basic update. Then, the more I researched and studied, the more I went off on research tangents. Most of the research, organizational work and writing have been a lot of fun. Other days I would sit and complete one repetitive task after another.
To give you an idea of the size of the new book I have listed the basic stats below.
Note: The new book has twice