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Raven’s Voice-Animist Storytelling with Quynn

Welcome to Quynn’s world of Animist Storytelling!  Over the years many stories and poems have popped into her head, and she wrote them down.  Many she narrated and recorded. This story tells the tale about a woman who loved Ravens, and who desperately wants to learn how to speak “Raven”!   Quynn wrote, narrated and…

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Your Luminous Body Guided Meditation-Audio Journey Club

Quynn guides you with her words and her drum in a relaxing journey to your Luminous Body. Download this episode (right click and save) Not yet a member of the Web of Life Audio Journey club? For just $10 a month you receive new shamanic audio segments each week.

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Ministry of Whimsy

WHIMSY- “sudden turn or inclination of the mind” first recorded 1690s- “Whim” or “whimsy” is a sophisticated (in its purity and innocence) form of humor. In fact, the word “humor” used to relate only to bodily fluids-the humors, until whim was introduced. The original sense was ‘bodily fluid’ (surviving in aqueous humor and vitreous humor,…


Reclaiming Space-The Power of the Shamanic Journey

Greetings Friends, Quynn here- I would like to share some winding thoughts about what is often called the “shamanic journey“.  Each week I sit in circle with people and we listen to the drum with the Power of Intention.  So many amazing tales have been shared.  I am grateful that I will be able to…

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Honoring New Phases-Audio Journey Club

For the first journey of 2015, I bring you Honoring New Phases.  When phases change, it is time to go through a Gateway.  When the drum begins, approach the Gateway. You are the Gateway. Download this episode (right click and save) If you are not yet a member of the Web of Life Audio Journey…

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Shamanic Healing Practitioner Training begins Saturday,October 1, 2016

Greetings from Quynn Red Mountain!  “From the remnants of the Animistic Human tribes we form the New Tribes, and we find our way by practicing ancient tools with a new and intuitive twist.”   I am writing to let you know about a meaningful training series that begins on Saturday, October 1, 2016.  The Full…

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Mother of Time-Animist Storytelling with Quynn

Quynn wrote, narrated and edited this story (nature sounds recorded by Quynn over the years too) that was aired years ago on Broad Perspectives Radio (for, by and about women) on KXCI Community Radio in Tucson, AZ ( A fun storytelling from the Mother of Time for the turn of the year. Happy 2015! Enjoy! 4…

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Ancestral Goddesses Workshop-Audio Journey Club

Each of us has direct access to the Ancestral Goddesses (Great Mother energy) of our lineages.  This workshop offers guiding words, bell and drum journeys to prompt your DNA memory, and your imagination, to lovingly connect with the Great Mothers/Warrioresses/Animal Queens who are there for you.   42 minutes. Download this episode (right click and save)…

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Warming the Cold Journey-Audio Journey Club

During the winter, the cold can feel like a being trying to enter us.  During this drum, use your inner warmth to meet it.  Learn more about your ability to Warm the Cold.   Download this episode (right click and save) If you are not yet a member of the Web of Life Journey Club,…


Private Shrine Creation

To help end 2014, The Institute for the Shamanic Arts recently hosted an Altar Creation Workshop called Private Shrines. A Shrine is a sacred place, which is dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, animal or miracle where one shows respect and honor. Generally they are stationary places where people visit and pray.  In this workshop…