Author Archives: integral

The Sustaining Weave of Small Gestures

(originally posted in Huffington Post, Dec. 23, 2013 ) A few days ago, as I brought my Christmas mail to the post office, a young mother caught my eye. She was planting a quick kiss on her envelopes before dropping … Continue reading

Project Management for Co-housing Development

  ~ A structural, systemic approach to evolving the “We” ~ Our work in the field of Integral Community continues, taking shape in a variety of ways. In addition to us hosting events (retreats and seminars) on evolving the “We”, … Continue reading

Music for Allison

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We-Retreat ~ Notes & Reflections

Notes & Reflections on our recent We-retreat at Morning Star, Next Step Integral headquarters in British Columbia, Canada, August 15-20, 2013 The emergence of a higher We is a fertile field. As tempting as it may be to claim, “This … Continue reading

Parenting as a Spiritual Practice

Integral Spotlight: Parenting as a Spiritual Practice | Miriam Mason Martineau from Integral Life on Vimeo. Many parents are awestruck by the responsibility of raising a child. Overwhelmed by vastly different schools of parenting wisdom, and struggling to forge a … Continue reading

Receive Generously: Getting to the Core of Our Human Thirst

(Originally posted in Huffington Post, April 16, 2013) I was 13 when, due to a number of conducive circumstances — including being immersed in gorgeous choral singing in a candlelit chapel, and my own spiritual fervor — I experienced my … Continue reading

Integral Parenting 8-Week Webinar

Parenting as a Spiritual Practice Virtual Course: April 14 – June 9, 2014 A community learning experience facilitated by Miriam Mason Martineau. Experience the full potential of parenthood: a transformative vessel for evolving yourself, your child, and the future. Join … Continue reading

8-week Integral Education Webinar with John Gruber, Sept. 22-Nov 10, 2014

8-week virtual course with teacher extraordinaire, John Gruber >> Sept. 22 – Nov. 10, 2014 The Art of Integral Education Igniting the Spark of Lifelong Learning We invite you to join us in our 8-week online education course! Together … Continue reading

You’re It! An Invitation to Show Up Fully

(Originally posted in Huffington Post, November 12, 2012) Remember that feeling when you played tag as a kid and got caught? “You’re it!” And there was no more running away, no swerving or turning back. The only way onward was … Continue reading

For the interim time…

(Originally posted in Huffington Post, February 2, 2012) This past week, I have been living life with tears just behind the layer of daily functioning, joys and busyness. The troubles of this world, the craziness of our humanity and the … Continue reading