Simon G. Powell

Simon G. Powell is a mushroom man. After graduating from UCL in 1992, Simon G. Powell suffered an extended bout of 'mushroom fever' brought on by excessive psilocybin use. After this 'mushroom fever' subsided, he was left with a case of chronic biophilia.

This curious condition, which turned out to be permanent and quite stimulating, led him to write a number of unorthodox books - including The Psilocybin Solution (2011) and Darwin's Unfinished Business (2012). He also felt compelled to write and direct two radical film documentaries: Manna and Metanoia

He was also recently interviewed by Vice magazine. He lives in London - according to Vice magazine his flat is 'cramped'...