Tag Archives: Hanukkah

Poetry Friday Roundup is Here & Celebrating Holidaze!

Happy Poetry Friday! Welcome to my Holidaze Poetry Friday Roundup! Please add your links for this week’s Poetry Friday Roundup below with Mister Linky. Hanukkah began this week and more winter Holidays are quickly approaching. I’m sharing a poem and … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–Holiday Lights & “This Photo Wants to be…”

hanukkah lights spreadglowing warmth, like familyleaning in for hugs © 2021 Michelle Kogan Happy Poetry Friday! I’m in with a couple short poems today as I’m busy preparing for a Holiday Show, the Evanston Art Center’s 19th Annual Winter Arts … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–Hanukkah

HANUKKAH YOU’RE  HERE… Hanukkah, your haloing glow creeps up on us each year… Sometimes early, sometimes late sometimes just right. You follow moon’s lunar calendar– But, most of us work-crazed creaturesfollow work-crazed Gregorian calendars. Here you are again early in … Continue reading

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#PoetryFriday–Dad and #Inktober2019

Happy Poetry Friday! I have a few poems today, the first couple are for #Inktober2019, from this weeks prompts. In my first one I’m continuing our approaching holiday theme with the prompt word from Monday: treasure. TREASURE Find treasure… spinning … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–Origin Poem WIP

Happy Poetry Friday!   I’m sharing my first Origin poem. It came out of a poetry workshop I was at a few weeks ago at the Poetry Foundation, here in Chicago. The workshop was on research and how poets incorporate … Continue reading

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A #Haikuforhealing for Hanukkah and all our winter holidays

light a lamp eight nights, illuminate freedom, peace, and understanding! © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Rock’n Round the Hanukkah Table Holiday Contest Story

  Rock’n round the Hanukkah table By Michelle Kogan © 2015 Rock’n round the Hanukkah table with the Holiday lights aglow. Moshe’s mouths munch’n mama’s latkes faster than she can pass ‘em round. Old Uncle Sam’s spinn’n the dreidel, ‘fore … Continue reading

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Happy Hanukkah to all Celebrating!

Happy Hanukkah For all Celebrating! For more art and poetry, my poem and art are part of Kathy Temean’s Blog post on Hanukkah: http://kathytemean.wordpress.com/20…/…/16/happy-chanukah-2/… Hustle of Hanukkah Hustle of Hanukkah somehow squeezing it in In between holidays falling often mid … Continue reading

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Holiday Art, Greeting Cards and More…

Holiday Greetings! My Etsy Shop is filled with Holiday Greeting Cards, Gift Note Cards,  Archival Prints and more… to take a peak visit: Michelle Kogan Fine Art And For all my friends in the Chicago area my Holiday Cards and … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgivukkah!

Happy Thanksgivukkah!  

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