Sweet Summer Sparrow, early morning poem and sketch, Michelle Kogan

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sweet summer sparrow

my eyes raised up
inviting the sky
opening my thoughts
uplifting my spirits
breathing a sigh
a wiggling tail
rapid flapping wings
crystal contours of flora
and flowered colors
waiting to speak
sweet chwee sparrow
ever present
filling the background and
uplifting me…

© Michelle Kogan

About Michelle Kogan Illustration, Painting & Writing

Michelle Kogan is an illustrator, instructor, painter and writer, creating colorful allegorical figure, flora and fauna paintings and children's illustrations, which have a sensitivity to endangered species, and the environment. She is an art instructor at the Evanston Art Center and offers Plein Air Painting Workshops at nature venues in the Chicago area including the Lincoln Park Conservatory, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, and Lurie Gardens at Millennium Park.
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