Reporting and storytelling on cannabis culture from Southern California.
Created 14 May 2020
  • The art of cannabonsai
    22 Jul 2021 • 14 min read • 3 0
    In the earliest days of the pandemic, I remember incessantly scrolling through Instagram. As many people were doing, I was trying to distract myself from existential dread, using the internet as an es...
  • Bad rules are made to be broken
    08 Jul 2021 • 13 min read • 8 6
    carririchardson_ A post shared by @carririchardson_ It’s a safe bet that most people who smoke weed have had to worry at some point in their lives about being “caught.” Private organizations get to ma...
  • THC: The High Crustaceans
    08 Jun 2021 • 10 min read • 11 2
    “Imagine that you are creating a fabric of human destiny with the object of making men happy in the end, giving them peace and rest at last. Imagine that you are doing this but that it is essential an...
  • Bottoms up!
    21 May 2021 • 6 min read • 8 2
    “Should I put it in my ass or pussy?” I asked my partner while holding an iridescent child-proof package of Mello Bottoms, a rectal and vaginal CBD suppository. I had just started PMSing and the dull ...
  • For Charlotte
    02 Apr 2021 • 9 min read • 4 2
    Two years ago I was at La Bodega Gallery, an art gallery in San Diego’s Barrio Logan. That summer, I was writing a quick story for Cannabitch, back when it was a print column for San Diego CityBeat, a...
  • Smoking bowls > the Super Bowl
    06 Feb 2021 • 6 min read • 5 1
    It's hard to think of two activities that I am less interested in than football and gambling. When it comes to the pigskin, my dad wasn't into it, so I wasn't exposed to football culture until I was o...
  • On Delta-8 and feeling great
    22 Jan 2021 • 10 min read • 2 4
    One of the great benefits of the legalization of recreational cannabis has been the explosion in access to knowledge about the cannabis plant. As someone who came to use cannabis strictly through recr...
  • To all the joints I've smoked before
    12 Jan 2021 • 10 min read • 2 0
    jacqbry A post shared by jackie bryant (@jacqbry) During my sophomore year of college, I discovered my dad was an absolute pro when it came to rolling joints. One day, he gave me a baggie with two fro...
  • Spend your stimulus check on weed
    05 Jan 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    A little bird told me that many of you are $600 richer today! That’s nice! It should have been significantly more, but that’s a topic for different newsletters that other people have written. If this ...
  • Rolling for the homies
    26 Oct 2020 • 9 min read • 3 0
    “I met a really cool guy!” says Tai Frasier, the lovable character in everyone’s favorite movie, Clueless, during a scene where she’s gushing about a new crush to her new pals, Cher and Dionne. “He’s ...
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