Ashland, Oregon

You are invited to the Exploring Psychedelics Conference at Southern Oregon University in Ashland, OR. Enjoy two days of FREE lectures and presentations on the cultural, scientific, religious and spiritual uses of psychedelics historically and in the contemporary world - plus lots of art, music, books, info, community, and soaking in the nearby hot springs.

I will be offering a talk Thursday on Spirit Guides, Energetic Hygiene and Ritual Containers: Relational Technologies for Navigating Non-Ordinary States of Consciousness as well as contributing to the Women's Panel Discussion.

 Photo: Warren Savary

Photo: Warren Savary

World bufo alvarius congress

July 27TH-31st

mexico city, Mx

Join indigenous leaders, medicine practitioners, scientists, anthropologists and members of the global toad familia to recognize each other and the work we do. Tribal leaders will host an opening ceremony and welcoming prayers at Cuicuilco pyramid followed by three days of lectures, group discussions and films at the Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia in CDMX. After the congress, you can opt for two additional days of empowering, heart-opening medicine work with a variety of vetted practitioners. A balanced mix of local and global speakers will be sharing their wisdom and practices of working with this medicine, and encouraging community engagement and growth.

I will be speaking on Current Research in Sonoran Desert Toad Conservation. Tiered tickets for both International and Mexican Citizens are available now.



Labyrinth Walk

Sibley Volcanic Preserve

Oakland, ca

Sat, AUG 25th 12-3:30 PM

Spring is the time to come alive and explore our inner mysteries in the out-of-doors. Join restoration ecologist and ritualist, Kirra Swenerton, for a guided journey into nature, where we begin with an introduction to the land, grounding meditation and ritual incorporation of Cannabis.

If you are interested in organizing a guided Cannabis ritual for a group of 6+ near you, please contact me directly.

Learn more about Cannabis-Enhanced Nature Rituals.


 Callanish, Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Photo: Jonas Brunner

Callanish, Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Photo: Jonas Brunner

I am honored to have the backing of my mentor, Dr. Daniel Foor, to offer sessions in Ancestral Lineage Healing while I complete my hours toward certification. Ancestral healing is spiritually-grounded, deep work that empowers you to connect, repair and nurture relationships with your own wise and loving ancestors. This approach is an effective, securely held, ritual process (not to be confused with conventional therapy) which allows you to directly access the supportive guidance of your lineage ancestors and reclaim the gifts that are your birthright.

This practical, experiential process combines ritual, guided visioning, dreamwork and offering practices. There are no prerequisites, however, prior experience with inner work and relation with spirit gides/teachers are both helpful. I am accepting private clients for one-on-one phone and Zoom sessions at a reduced rate while I complete my practitioner hours.

Learn more about Ancestral Lineage Healing.


I'm a busy bee this season, working on numerous rare butterfly projects and interactive art rituals like Malaise Airways and House of the Quivering Heart ((❤️)) and have decided not to offer the Spring Awakening series this year. Stay tuned for more Medicine Keeper classes later this year.

 Photo: Olga Helmy

Photo: Olga Helmy

Spring Awakening:

it's time to come alive!

3 Sundays: 10am-4pm
Apr 8, Apr 22 (Earth Day!) & May 6
Oakland, CA

In this series, you will learn to integrate ancient teachings with modern technologies for making medicine, creating ceremony and protecting our planet. Together we will journey into nature to practice ritual, learn ethical wildcrafting, plant propagation and conservation.

Enroll in the full series and receive a bonus 60min Private Mentoring Session or choose an individual 6hr course for $125 (includes materials). I'm committed to keeping these teachings accessible, so if cost is a barrier for you, please contact me directly.

Click here to enroll.



march 18th: metamorphosis

Blossoming & Transformation
Pollination & Plant Sexuality
Ancestral Diets & Cleanses
Leaf Medicine & Spring Foraging

april 8th: hivemind

Bee Language & Bee Vision
Conserving Native Bee Diversity
Venom & the Way of the Melissa
Medicinal & Psychedelic Honey

april 22nd: flower powers

Flower Offerings
Energetic Hygiene
Limpias & Flower Bathing
Hydrosols & Flower Essences

may 6: rites of spring

Beltane & Springtime Rituals
Fertility & Sacred Sexuality
Plant Alliances & Romances
Propagation & Cultivation


Hear Medicine Keeper students share the personal challenges and benefits of doing this work and why the practice is meaningful in their lives.


Refine your subtle perception & experience direct connection with nature's wisdom in our 4-season Medicine Keeper Program. This training is an experiential initiation into the realm of sacred plants. You will learn to integrate ancient teachings with modern technologies for making medicine, creating ceremony & protecting our planet. Together we will journey into nature to practice ritual, learn ethical wildcrafting, plant propagation & conservation.