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Ever Wondered Where the Word “Monday” Comes From?

by Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author Having grown up in a Ukrainian-speaking home and an English-speaking school system, I’ve done a lot of translating in my head and have really come to love words and their origin stories. A few years ago, I connected some dots and realized that the Ukrainian words for the …

Keep These Links Handy!

by Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author We had a great turnout at my talk, “Empowered by Stories: Using the Gems of Your Heritage to Create a Fresh Start [Book Signing & Fundraising Event],” held on Sunday, June 23, 2024, at St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church Hall. It was an inspiring afternoon of storytelling and …

Discover High Vibe Healing 🌟 Essential Oils Magic Masterclass Highlights

by Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author Last month, the Aromatic Goddesses and I hosted an incredible 90-minute masterclass, diving deep into the magic of essential oils. We explored how these potent plant essences can transform your life, from enhancing creativity to boosting well-being. I’ve condensed the highlights into a 30-minute video for you: “Discover …

8 High-Value Ways to Spend $25 CAD

by Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author In today’s world, it can feel like $25 doesn’t stretch as far as it used to. With rising costs of living, finding high-value purchases within this budget can be challenging. However, there are still plenty of ways to make your money count. To me, spending money is like …

Do Your Values Include the Arts?

By Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author As I approach another milestone birthday, I’ve been reflecting on my life. I’ve realized that life isn’t about accomplishments or status—it’s not about your age, what’s in your bank account, how much you weigh, or if you have a life partner. Instead, it’s more about how you feel …

🌟 Join Me for an Inspirational Afternoon in June! 🌟

Who knew a solo pilgrimage along the Camino de Santiago would lead me on such an extraordinary journey? It all started in 2019, when I took that life-changing trek across Spain. Little did I know, it would fuel my creativity and result in my self-published novel “Closer to Indigo” in 2022. From there, my adventure …

Crowdfunding Update: $80 Raised & Recording Complete! 🎧🎤📖💰🎉

By Maria Koropecky, Author of Closer to Indigo and Storytelling Coach Hello Spiritual Storytellers, I’m thrilled to share some exciting updates on my crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, “Help Bring ‘Closer to Indigo’ to Life on Audible. Your Support Needed for Pro Recording & Editing Fees of my Audiobook, Narrated by Me, the Author”. As you …

‘Closer to Indigo’ is One Credit Away 🎧 Help Me Bring It to Audible! #supportindieauthors

Hi, I’m Maria! In 2019, I went on a life-changing pilgrimage along the Camino de Santiago in Spain. This profound journey inspired me to write ‘Closer to Indigo,’ a novel that has touched many hearts and minds. Now, I’m thrilled to announce the next step: transforming my book into an audiobook for Audible. In this …

Elevate Your Storytelling Journey with Lightning Rounds Group Coaching

By Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author I hope you enjoyed the Aromatic Goddesses Masterclass on “Essential Oils Magic”! Here’s a link for you to download the free gift we promised: 100 Uses for Essential Oils. Also, if you’re interested in the Neroli Essential Oil I mentioned, here’s the link to my doTERRA shop. My …

From Library Shelves to Audible: My Book Journey

by Maria Koropecky, Storytelling Coach & Author Hey there, it’s Maria! I hope you’re enjoying this sunny Saturday in May as much as I am. I’ve got some exciting updates and good news to share with you. First off, I’m still buzzing from the author’s event at the Greater Victoria Public Library. Remember back in …