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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, July 27, 2008

Welcome to SIMPLY SNICKERS.

Portrait of Amelia van Buren
By Thomas Eakins
(c1890)


This week, for Sunday, July 27th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

sacred

secrets

self

scorned

(At the request of Zaphodfreak, we include a few more word prompts this time.)

Recognizing the birthday of American Realist painter Thomas Eakins (born July 25, 1844)t, SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of his work to accompany this week’s prompt. Feel free to use the artwork, or not, as inspiration strikes you.

Be sure to come back to SIMPLY SNICKERS by Sunday, July 27th, and leave a comment with a link to your post, once you have published your poem on your own blog.

Please be sure to check out the other SIMPLY SNICKERS entries. What creative writer doesn’t appreciate encouraging comments?

Above:
Max Schmitt in a Single Scull
By Thomas Eakins
(1871)


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7 comments:

  1. this wasn't written for this but it works for secret and i just wrote it

    love song

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  2. I challenged myself this week. I ended up with a senryu of Scorned Lies

    -Bev

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  3. Here is my response for this prompt! Hope everyone is enjoying the weekend!



    Sacred Space

    Gemma

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  4. Hi Linda:

    Could you contact me backchannel regarding a linkback to this post? My e-mail address is: ravenswingpoetry @ gmail.com.

    Thanks,

    Nicole

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