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Poetry Friday–STILLNESS OF TREETOPS & sketch

Happy Poetry Friday! I took a break one morning, before going off to teach and started this poem. I think it began as a Fib, but don’t remember. I had every intention of sketching the view through my studio window … Continue reading

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#Inktober 2017: Thank you Fats Domino

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#Inktober day 8 and #haiku

birdless leaves sang ambers and fading green–they never appeared. © 2017 Michelle Kogan  

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#Inktober Day 4 Penguins and Haiku

African penguins– spheniscus demersus want your care! © 2017 Michelle Kogan

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Inktober day 2: haiku & flowers for Las Vegas

october prayer flowers for las vegas,  petals of love. © 2017 Michelle Kogan  

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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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“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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Morning #sketch & #haiku, helps clear the head and focus . . .

scampering squirrel caught my eye, rested and flew  through frigid sunshine! ©2016 Michelle Kogan

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Sketch, Haikuforhealing, & 2017 Art Classes

reflected moments, soothe the soul, center body moving one forward . . . © 2016 Michelle Kogan A #sketch and #Haikuforhealing for my New Class offerings at the Evanston Art Center starting January 9, 2017. My Watercolor class is almost full, there are a … Continue reading

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#Haikuforhealing– tweeting thanks

feathers flurried for  days– il scbwi  joined tweets, hip-hooray! © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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