Michal Mahgerefteh


Michal Mahgerefteh is an award-winning poet and artist from Israel, living in Virginia since 1986. She is the author of five poetry chapbooks: In My Bustan; What's Left Behind; Sipping Memories: A Poetic Journal to Morocco; Field of Harps; FishMoon (2022). Michal is an active member of The Poetry Society of Virginia, served as a student contest judge, co-chair student contest, annual book award chair, and webmaster. In her free time, Michal enjoyed hiking in Virginia, long bike rides on the Elizabeth River Trail, world travel, and cooking for her family.