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Yom Kippur Poem and Sketch

Baby Gorillas, Humanity, Michelle Kogan, © 2017, Sketched while walking through Lincoln Park Zoo. Yom Kippur Prayer Forgiveness Prayer,              for indiscretions,                     thoughtless acts,     … Continue reading

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ECLIPSE 2017 & the state of things …

INALIENABLE ECLIPSE Celestial stirrings filled the air Darkness is coming, you best beware. Moon between our earth and sun Blocking light, are we undone? No peeking, no solar glass hardware. Eclipse, eclipse, hurry now, ready Helter-skelter, stay focused–steady Start your … Continue reading

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#NaPoWriMo Day 18 haiku & watercolor

towering tulip took me three times to capture her springtime splendor. . . © 2017 Michelle Kogan

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NaPoWriMo Day 15 frogs and the Frick

Beware the pair of bullfrogs of the Frick, Posing fellows that you can snap a pic. Unguarded guardians who Spew water right in your view, They’re the only art there you’ll copy quick. © 2017 Michelle Kogan Pen sketch from … Continue reading

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#NaPoWriMo Day 8 & Sketch

Spring City Critters I’ve been waiting for my bunny, and she showed up when I wasn’t expecting her. I  c r e e e p t up­– But, oh the leaves criiinkled beneath my feet, and she shot off– One … Continue reading

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#NaPoWriMo day 5 –Haiku &watercolor

spring tears of rain fall, for the fallen children of northern syria. © 2017 Michelle Kogan  

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#NaPoWriMo day 4 #tanka & #sketch

  Growing Beauty on a cold spring day, go and seek out beauty, in the dark rich soil sprouting, crinkling, reaching, honesty in action. © 2017 Michelle Kogan

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April Fools & Art for Poetry Friday

  April Fools There’s fools for fools and fools that need systems of rules. There’s ghouls of fools creating havoc and whirlpools. There’s ghouls of fools refusing using biofuels. There’s ghouls of fools manipulating molecules. There’s ghouls of fools who … Continue reading

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“Ode to Spring Soil” at Today’s Little Ditty

ODE TO SPRING SOIL You feel soft and squishy, as her shoes ooze over with clumps of your midnight mix. Your earthy scent magnifies, as she moves toward you. Swish, her foot slips and she sloshes down, sliding to the … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Drear February-Tanka

Drear February’s slate gray day–Early morn light dismal, damp, and daunting. Refusing to meander on its way. ©2017 Michelle Kogan For more Poetry Friday poems visit: Jone at Check it Out for the Poetry Friday Roundup. Thanks for hosting Jone.

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