Tag Archives: NaPoWriMo


“Tell me a little about yourself.” Tongue tied, sweaty palm, raspy voice “Who Me?” So much to tell, so little to share Do I dare to unlock the box To take pride in it all, even the rocks? Braggart! Liar! … Continue reading

Time That Doesn’t Sleep

© 2013 Paulissa Kipp 4/11/13 Tick tock goes the clock Time that doesn’t sleep but battery dead Snoring Zinger cat nap time  

Save Me

Poker face, play the smile Gaze at me, steel eyes plead Speak to me of dreams and sorrows Love is time, time is love Save Me A Little Piece of Your Time Save Me A little space in your mind … Continue reading

Once Upon My Time

Someone To Tell Our Story To The story is told by firelight of one dark and stormy night, Of once upon a time Maybe even the nursery rhyme. Lilt and cadence, Letters arranged on paper, with lines straight and curved, … Continue reading

Mother Nature Is A Jealous B@!*#

Ice of heart, wind cold Spring arrives, winter shunned, jealousy is bold Hail blizzard in my soul.  © 2013 Paulissa Kipp 4/8/2013 All rights reserved © 2013 Paulissa Kipp 4/8/2013 All rights reserved

Journey to the Joy Road

Journey To The Joy Road I took a walk along a lonely path paved with hurts of old, Shadows dark and wind so cold blew through the trees so stark The light was dim, although it shone upon my heart … Continue reading

Steady As He Goes Down

Steady As He Goes Down Take a swig to settle your nerves Calm in a flask Empty promise in the form of J.D and Turkey wild Sleep like a baby. Shake like a leaf Infant without mother’s milk, feeding not … Continue reading

Constraints of Freedom

Constrained by the Weight of freedom tight cutting Into me don’t show fright. April 5, 2013 #napowrimo  

Phoenix Uprising

Phoenix Uprising Sing to me of dreams realized And love fulfilled A glass half full and a joyful life Of rainbows after the rain Of a reason for the pain The heart is loyal, the mind betrays The embers burn, … Continue reading

In The Bright Darkness

In the bright darkness, lightfall blinds Touch sears Silence roars Just breathe, they say Calm down, just let it go If I let go, I’ll lose me If I lose me, I’ll lose you If I lose you, what comes … Continue reading