Psinging the Psalms

Jul 07

Psinging the Psalms

Following on from my last blog post, when I’m learning something new I think context helps with the memory process. My kids believe context helps with the communication process as well, and would be thrilled if I could add context to any of my communications… To serve this end I took a whole stack of books out of our amazing library about the Psalms. When...

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Celebrating the Psalter

Jun 04

Celebrating the Psalter

These days, my memory works about as well as a used teabag; weak and in desperate need of a sugar kick! In fact, getting all the way to the end of a single sentence without forgetting what I’m talking about is almost like hearding tea leaves into said tea bag.  Something must be done. I’ve always been fascinated by memory – probably because it feels like...

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Birthdays and Beginnings

Apr 16

Birthdays and Beginnings

Today is my birthday, and as such, it signifies a fresh, new beginning. I love anything that makes me feel like I have a fresh new beginning: quiet early mornings at the start of a new day, Mondays, the first of a new month, the first of a new year, the beginning of anything new, really.  Fresh beginnings give me hope, and I need all the hope I can get!  🙂 Some...

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The Gentle Art of Self Care

Mar 24

The Gentle Art of Self Care

Self-care is one of my big challenges As a solo-preneur, it’s not unusual that I work 6 days a week.  Sometimes 7, though I try to avoid that. The nature of my business is that I need to take work when it comes, and often it comes all at once. Last week I had 3 workshops, a webinar, a coaching session and a full afternoon strategy session with a non-profit....

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The Soul-Sucking Art of Legalism

Mar 10

The Soul-Sucking Art of Legalism

Hello, my name is Darlene Hull and I am a legalist. Sometimes I feel like I should introduce myself like that just to warn people.  I’m not sure where this came from but legalism is such a part of my life that it affects everything.  The first time I actually noticed it was way back in the 80’s when I read Richard Rohr’s book The Enneagram: A...

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Eating Elephants; or The Practice of Habits

Mar 07

Eating Elephants; or The Practice of Habits

How to use small, piggy-backed habits to transform your life.

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