Double hit: Day 5–6 of #NaPoWriMo, sketch and Trudy limerick


Trudy dreamed serenely with a slight sigh,
of magical seeds soaring in the sky,
They sent soft healing vibes,
not a one could describe,
Except her bear who whispered my oh my.

Gentle rain pit-pattered on her window
Sending secret codes through plants high and low,
Rooting get much better,
Springs sprouting a renewing shower show.

© Michelle Kogan

About Michelle Kogan Art, Illustration, & Writing

Michelle Kogan is an artist, illustrator, instructor, 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 School of the Art Institute of Chicago and 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. Visit her online Etsy Shop at: and her website:
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