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Summer Poetry Swap 2017-Growing Writing for Poetry Friday

 I’m participating in the Summer Poetry Swap that was created by Tabatha Yeatts. The end of June, a lovey poetry garden surprise arrived in the mail, from my poetry friend Linda Baie; along with additional swag. I’m sharing her accordion poem, … Continue reading

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‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬ ‪#‎painting‬ & ‪#‎haiku‬

soak your senses in summer city pond’s threads of timeless reveries . . . © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Chicago’s Fruitful Fall Nature…

Amber taking in her last warm days in our pond before being switched to her indoor winter home… A pic from a perfect painting morning with my students at Emily Oaks Nature Center, in Skokie. We’ll be painting again next … Continue reading

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