Tag Archives: Halo

Poetry Friday–Heavy Heart

My gosh what a week… My head has been in a whirl from the two mass shootings of last week in Ohio and Texas–My heart heavy, and frustration for change constant. Then we all heard of the passing of Toni … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–Solstice Treasures…

Happy Poetry Friday and Happy Winter Solstice I have a menagerie of treasures to share today. I’ve been star gazing for about the last week, late at night and have taken in an abundance of stars via my window. I’m … Continue reading

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#Poetry Friday-#inktober- mother moon

mother moon  silently,    through layers of leaves                         still holding on                                     i spy your                                           sparkling,                                              spherical,                                                            light                        © 2018 Michelle Kogan     Happy Poetry Friday! A short and sweet post today for our forthcoming Halloween… … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–Bid Farewell Old Year

Welcoming Poetry Friday, this last one of the year,  with a simple adieu to 2017 and a humble hello to 2018–with a tanka and a poem by W. S. Merwin, To The New Year. BID FAREWELL OLD YEAR Look upon … Continue reading

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A Halo Halloween Haiku and The Headless Horseman sends Hopeful Thoughts for all on our Eastern Shores…

  halo halloween powerful luminous orb talisman of truths ©Michelle Kogan 2012 My haiku poem was inspired by the magnificent haloed moon I saw early this morning. The moon was very bold yet less chaotic this morning than yesterday and … Continue reading

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