Tag Archives: April

#NaPoWriMo day 11 poem & sketch

APRIL SNAKE Slithering snake caught me by surprise while sunning herself in April’s warm eyes. Off she scurried, through left-over-fall leaves, hiding in the myriad of Spring’s drying sheaves. I waited, and waited, and watched–holding my stance tightly, seeking her … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday-#NaPoWriMo day 5 Tanka & Painting

Happy Poetry Friday, and National Poetry Month. I’ve had such a rich week perusing Jama Rattigan’s blog Jama’s Alphabet Soup and her postings of the many poets featuring poems this month! I’ve been following the Progressive Poem that Irene Latham … Continue reading

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#NaPoWriMo day 5 Poem & Cat

APRIL’S MYSTERIES… Scurry of three birds gone in a flash– Black cat sauntering on a mission– On April fifth what else unfolds… ©2018 Michelle Kogan

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#NaPoWriMo day 4 haiku & watercolor

midwest daffodils ready, set, go–ignore april’s snow! © 2018 Michelle Kogan

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#NaPoWriMo day 1–Letter Poem & Watercolor

Dear April, I’ve waited so many seasons for your rebirth. Anticipating my towering topaz tulips, searching for my poeticus paper whites… Oh woe is me–Dear April garden where can you be? My crown jewel crocuses have barley opened, my daffodils … Continue reading

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Poem for Day 7 of ‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬

April April ushers in with a whisper dusting away last nights unwanted snowflakes while critters all hold tight. April continues with a wallop, temps hop-skotching here and there, Dear Mother Nature Do lend us your hand. © Michelle Kogan

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A Tanka and quick sketch for day 4 of ‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬

  beaming spring sun draw me a picture from your heart, sprinkled with a cornucopia of chee chee, sealed with warmth, I’ll wear it inside © Michelle Kogan

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NaPoWriMo Day 1 haiku chicago mountains

  april winds chill in as chicago mountains rise feathered breezes fly

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