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Have something on your mind? Need to just "sit a spell" and chat? There's nothing like a "heart to heart" to make sense of life's complexities. We can laugh a little, cry when needed, think awhile about things, or simply refrain from thinking at all as we stop and smell the "magnolias!" Yes, that's this southern girl's favorite flower! So please share your thoughts and questions about life big or small!

Heart Whispers

There are places in hurting hearts that only the whispers of love can open to those who patiently walk softly inside.

starlarich
Jan 31, 2018

Many years ago a pop song was recorded by R&B icon Aretha Franklin. It became an anthem of women everywhere. It's message was "a declaration from a strong, confident woman, who knows that she has ev
starlarich
Nov 11, 2017

Every day there is another voice speaking out. Hearts that have carried hurt, pain and shame in silence from sexual assault, abuse, harassment and even rape. I know those hearts - I'm one of them. For
starlarich
Oct 9, 2017

If you have not read "Part I" I encourage you to take a moment to find it in the posts and read! This post breaks down the joys and pains that come with the privilege of taking on the task of loving a
starlarich
Nov 21, 2017

Those that follow me, know that even though you may not read it every day in my writings, the foundation of my life and the motivation in my words is in what and WHO my center is. That core, is faith
starlarich
Oct 23, 2017

It is quite the phenomenon to see shadows while completely in the dark, but that is what happened to me the other night. Okay I confess... I didn't "see" them with my eyes but they were nonetheless al
starlarich
Oct 9, 2017

Last night I was talking to a friend of mine about love and relationships between those who have been hurt and carry baggage - as opposed to those younger who have not been hurt deeply or wounded. You