Tag Archives: awareness

Martina’s Favorite Quotes—#2

Author and Certified Life Coach Martina Faulkner, LMSW, dives into some of her favorite quotes, writing tips, and sources of inspiration. Check back for future blogs with more insight into her life, her process, and what drives her forward. While…


12 Points that Help Jess Reclaim her Passion—#3

Each month, author Jess Cleeves shares 12 of her most important points of advice on reclaiming passion. Every boundary-setting adventure is a negotiation. If we are too rigid about boundaries that don’t matter that much, we’re hard to collaborate with. If we…


AHA’s Short Stories from Retreat—#2: Connection with Nature

Franny Harcey and Tim McConville share their collective wisdom as Awakening Healing Axis (AHA). In this series, they share short stories from their retreats, insights into their writing process, and tips on beginning to explore energy work. Connection with Nature…


One Of My Favorite Quotes

“Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” – William Faulkner For as long as I can remember, I have…


Do What You Can–What You Know How To Do

by Martina E. Faulkner, Founder of IOM The past week has given us all reason to pause and reflect on what’s important. What happens when there is a crisis? Whether it’s a natural disaster, a systemic issue, a personal event,…


Legal, Ethical, Moral – They’re Not The Same

My father was a lawyer, and a damn good one, at that. He spent the majority of his career practicing corporate law, which meant he had an opportunity to educate people around him who otherwise wouldn’t have had a lot…


It’s All About You (even when it isn’t)

If you think something you read online is about you, it probably is – even if it isn’t. Let me explain. Over the weekend, I posted some words about truth and wisdom. Then this morning, I shared how incongruent it…