Carrie Lee Ferguson

“Before you tell your life what you intend to do with it, listen for what it intends to do with you.” -Parker Palmer I found Parker Palmer’s To Know As We...

I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve posted.  In December, I was renovating.  In January, I was updating. Renovating my kitchen and bathrooms.  Updating around the house. At the...

What can be more real than the sun lighting a single blade of grass And when like the blade, your own soul turns to receive the golden rays of warmth? I ask you,...

I’ve learned to make friends of former foes- certainty and uncertainty Yet I still daydream uncertainties Hoping to dress them up and make them certain. I’ve learned to make friends of...

I do not know how to write a poem. The words they wait, faithful Like the trees and the tide The sun. If only I had the faith of the sycamore...

Be patient towards all that is unsolved in your heart And try to love the questions themselves. Six years ago, when I was pregnant with my daughter, I was naturally living...

This article was originally published in Go Girl Magazine.  I share it here to further get the word out- we all have the opportunity to bring our voice to global conversations,...

The other day I got to watch birth happen.  I got to watch a woman pull up all the strength inside of her and use it to bring a newborn child...

In the beginning, sleep was all I really yearned for.  A good four hour stretch, and I might feel somewhat human the next day.  I might perhaps feel like the girl...

We dream a marvelous dream.  We show up on bridges across the world and we bridge our minds to our hearts.  We show up and we bridge a million hearts. We...