Tag Archives: sparrow

Poetry Friday–Poem in your pocket

Happy Poetry Friday! I’m continuing the celebration of poem in your pocket day,  while celebrating our slowly advancing spring–with a poem of mine and a poem by Sidney Wade.  POCKETFUL OF POEMS Springful of poems stuff ‘em in your pockets, city … Continue reading

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#NaPoWriMo day 21 haiku and sketch

noon spring pruning, catch me if you can– fleeting moments © 2018 Michelle Kogan

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#NaPoWriMo Day 17 haiku and WIP watercolor

transfixed by indoor tulips, sparrow waits patiently… © 2018 Michelle Kogan On my blog for National Poetry Writing Month I’ve been focusing on flora, fauna, and our environment. Here’s a list of the poems I’ve posted so far: Poem one– … 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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Sparrow sketch and haiku, signs of spring!

spring feathered friend cocks her head heroically, only to fly off… © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Workshop Coming: Dr. Martin Watercolors & Pens

I’m teaching a workshop: Pens, Watercolor Pencils, and Dr. Martin Concentrated Watercolor, at the Evanston Art Center, Saturday March 5, 2016, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. For Registration: Evanston Art Center  The study here: Sparrow and first Narcissus, © 2016 Michelle … Continue reading

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Haiku and quick painting for Groundhog’s Day

groundhog yawned cuddled bird and said, “it’s wintertime  let’s hit the hay eh…” © 2016 Michelle Kogan Happy Groundhog’s Day!

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Haiku and sketch for day 22 of ‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬

© Michelle Kogan

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Sweet Summer Sparrow, early morning poem and sketch, Michelle Kogan

sweet summer sparrow my eyes raised up inviting the sky opening my thoughts uplifting my spirits breathing a sigh a wiggling tail rapid flapping wings crystal contours of flora and flowered colors waiting to speak sweet chwee sparrow ever present … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgivukkah!

Happy Thanksgivukkah!  

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