Michal  (Mitak) Mahgerefteh

                                                                                                              Poetry and Art 

Awards, Publication
Donation, Workshops

One painting from 
DoodleMe series has been
accepted for publication
Club Plum Literary Magazine
Spring 2021 

One poem accepted
Months to Years Magazine
November 2020

One poem published
Mississippi Books/Caravan Edition
Read The Poems
(India) September 2020

One poem accepted
Foreign Literary Magazine
December 2020

Two poems accepted 
The Wild Word Magazine
June 2020

Participating in virtual discussions 
with a group of writers exploring 
individuals living with mental illness,
specifically family members. 
June 2020

The Business of Selling Books
Virtual Presentation 
James River Writers
May 2020

Virtual Poetry Reading
Mental Health Awareness Month
May 2020 LINK HERE

Judging the 7th and 8th grade
student contest for PSV
Poetry Society of Virginia
June 2020

Hampton Arts
Charles H. Taylor Gallery
Included Abstract Challenge
May 2020

6th poetry collection:
FishMoon: Portrait of a Man
Forthcoming 2021

Art featured in the newsletter
Chesapeake Bay Art Association
May 2020 Edition

Designing poetry and short story

collections for senior poets 

Completing my
5th Micro Chapbook
Forthcoming 2020

Donated art to VisualAids
supporting artists with HIV/AIDS
Show at Bortalami Gallery
New York City 2020

Two poem accepted for publication
by Amethyst Review 2019
November/December Editions

One poem published
Voices Israel Anthology
September 2019

Donated art to BizNetwork 
supporting local non-profit
May 2019

One poem published
Gnashing Publishing Press
2020 International Anthology
On the theme of food

Participated in Norfolk Academy
Annual Fundraising Art Show 
sold two oil paintings
May 2019

Two poems accepted for publication
Tiger Moth Review
Both Nature Poems
May 2019

One poem published
The Ekphrastic Review
Holocaust Poem
April 2019

Two poems published
The Jewish Literary Review
Both on the experience of loss 
April 2019

Annual Deadline: August 15

Colley Executive Offices
displaying my digital 
paintings in their hallways 
two locations - Since 2018

Mix-Media art published
Flock Magazine
15th Edition - 2020

Taking workshops