Adam Schirling

Adam Schirling

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Adam Schirling is a freelance gonzo journalist, professional hedonist, Iraq combat vet and counterculture freedom enthusiast. Originally from Las Vegas, he now resides in New England with his wife, children and a Boston Terrier he pretends to hate. View more of his work at www.adamschirling.com.

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Articles by Adam Schirling

Locale Profile: The Murder House -- My Snowy Night at Lizzie Borden’s
October 14, 2015 No Commentby

Locale Profile: The Murder House — My Snowy Night at Lizzie Borden’s

The mystery and the macabre surrounding the Borden family on that fateful August day in Fall River has long captivated ...

401 CounterCulture: A Smoker’s Pipe
September 16, 2015 No Commentby

401 CounterCulture: A Smoker’s Pipe

A smoker’s glass pipe means the world to him. Ask a smoker — they’ll tell you. It’s a beloved vessel ...

401 Counterculture: Sandi Andersen and the Dharma Healing Center
January 14, 2015 1 commentby

401 Counterculture: Sandi Andersen and the Dharma Healing Center

Americans have an interesting fascination with their health and well-being from the perspectives of both groundbreaking advances in western medicine, and ...

401 Counterculture: Pawtucket’s Mode Merr
December 17, 2014 No Commentby

401 Counterculture: Pawtucket’s Mode Merr

Rhode Island has fast become synonymous with creative small business. You can hardly find a street corner or loft office ...

This Veterans Day, Don't Thank a Veteran
November 5, 2014 No Commentby

This Veterans Day, Don’t Thank a Veteran

In thinking back on the days of Easy Company, I’m treasuring my remark to a grandson who asked, “Grandpa, were you ...

Unconditional Love -- 401 Counterculture Talks to Gay Parents To Be
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Unconditional Love — 401 Counterculture Talks to Gay Parents To Be

Interview With Tyffaney and Andrea Fonseca   One of the most popular attacks on the legitimacy of gay marriage is ...

401 Counterculture Hangs Out with Mister Sister
May 27, 2014 1 commentby

401 Counterculture Hangs Out with Mister Sister

An Interview with Devin Mayim-Daviau I have been in my fair share of sex toy shops and porn stores in ...

401 Counterculture: The Thomas Slater Compassion Center
May 20, 2014 No Commentby

401 Counterculture: The Thomas Slater Compassion Center

The issues of medical and recreational access to cannabis is no longer the wistful dream of an outlawed minority. It ...

401 Counterculture: The Straight Scoop on Life on the Pole in RI
March 29, 2014 No Commentby

401 Counterculture: The Straight Scoop on Life on the Pole in RI

RI Dancers and Club’s look the other way type of attitude The adult industry in Rhode Island has seen a ...

401 Counterculture: Heroin: The Plague On Our Streets
March 5, 2014 No Commentby

401 Counterculture: Heroin: The Plague On Our Streets

An attempt to understand the recent rise of dangerous drug use Bodies are accumulating. A populace is scared. Poison flows ...