Tag Archives: Tanka

#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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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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Tanka and Happy Valentine’s Day

‘Twas in contrary February you swept away my heart. I swooned for you and you for me, forever we’re true! © 2017 Michelle Kogan

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#Inktober2016 day 5: pen and watercolor, and tanka

Lingering evening primrose and bee Primrose unfolds her beauty each evening. Come fall her finery doubles, while she dons rich, rare, iridescent leaves. © 2016 Michelle Kogan    

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‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬ Day 18 Tanka & Van Gogh Exhibit at Art Institute of Chicago

My mother and I  climbed into a painting vibrant and subdued, swathed in soft, swirling lights and bits of starry nights… © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Tanka poem and quick watercolor sketch…

I created this quick sketch while waiting with my daughter in a small city park, in our fair city, Chicago… August City Break Rise high city of broad shoulders, showering  sunshine across your late August afternoon, Linger, autumns afoot… © Michelle Kogan

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Garden Tanka and Pics

Some pics from my garden to accompany a Garden Tanka… August bounty brings multicolored garden treasures. Now, quickly capture them before the critters begin their feast! © Michelle Kogan 8-7-2015

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Tanka for day 27 of #NaPoWriMo and in Celebration of my Art Opening at Studio b. Gallery

  spring jubilations greeted my exhibit show, at studio b. gallery in Three Oaks, Michigan, last weekend! © Michelle Kogan Color and Nature  April 24 –Through Summer 2015 studio b. Gallery 114 N. Elm Street Three Oaks, MI http://www.studiobgallery.com Gallery … Continue reading

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Tanka and garden sketch for day 19 of ‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬

illuminated lights spilling over my garden pushing up spring lilies and sundrops growing magically © Michelle Kogan

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Day 8 of ‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬ Tanka and WIP

miniature flora speaks in petals pondering an imaginary land laden in mysteries… © Michelle Kogan  

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