Substance-C is a psychedelic that is derived from a genetically modified worm that gives the user the ability to construct their perceived reality.


The Heavens Day Cult

Lured into an online cult that promises to help her communicate with her deceased father, Alexei finds herself facing her demons while becoming one herself.


Minority Report

John is addicted to a futuristic substance called “clarity”, aka Neuroin.

The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

Similar to Can-D & Chew-Z in this story that when combined with 'layouts' gives people the ability to enter a contructed world.


Melange (The Spice) is the most essential and valuable commodity in the universe, a drug that gives the user a longer life span, greater vitality, and heightened awareness; it can also unlock prescience in some humans

Naked Lunch


In Transition, it turns out our Earth exists in a massive deck of possible other Earths, many of which are accessible to people who are "aware" and have access to a transition-enabling drug called septus.