From Pillows to Pillars

Learn to put your problems into poems & celebrate life's little joys

by Charlotte 'Sista C' Ferrell



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/1/2004

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 212
ISBN : 9781418405823

About the Book

Dr. Charlotte has developed From Pillows to Pillars as a Writebook - your passport to the healing power of writing and performing poetry. Savor Sista C’s journey from tear-soaked pillows – initiated by a debilitating car crash; punctuated by the loss of parents to illness – to the summit of slowly erected pillars of renewed spiritual strength and life-nourishing joy. As you share the poems that have helped her scale emotional mountains, there are sections behind each chapter for you to create poems reflecting your personal journey. To help you hear how to pat life’s problems into poems and cast them away through performing them, get the Pillows to Pillars WordBeat ™ Poetry CD. Book her for a Pillows to Pillars workshop.

About the Author

Dr. Charlotte “Sista C” Ferrell has 30 yrs international expertise as a writer, nutritionist, health and wellness professional. She is, or has been, a classroom, online or research faculty member at University of Phoenix (S. CA), Charles R. Drew University, LA, University of Toronto, and Sheridan College. She is an award winning poet, food writer, video and cin (E)-poetry producer. A parent of three adult children, she also leads an urban health and creative arts-centered ministry. With bookings from schools and churches to supper clubs, she enjoys creating tribute poems for family, civic and business events. To book Sista C for your cherished event visit or email