Laurie KolpLaurie Kolp is an award-winning poet with numerous publications. Her varied style brings something for everyone, striving to touch on everyday life with compassion and thought-provoking prowess. She is part of the online communities dVerse Poets and Poetry Jam, and the vice-president of Texas Gulf Coast Writers. Laurie lives in Southeast Texas with her husband, three kids, and two dogs.

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Upon the Blue Couch is now Available on:

Amazon and Barnes & Noble


Upon the Blue Couch is a compelling collection of diverse poems certain to intrigue the reader with its courageous look into one woman’s turbulent journey through adulthood. With a comfortable blue couch as the common thread throughout the years, we are shown all the highs and lows of life while some things remain a constant source of peace. This blue couch, if only it could talk, may just reveal the secrets to happiness based on the experiences it has unwittingly been a part of.