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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, September 28, 2008


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The Halt – The Drink of Water

By Thomas Nast

1864


This week, for Sunday, September 20th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

wait

war

water

write (or right)

This week, we celebrate the birthday of German-American caricaturist, illustrator and painter Thomas Nast, who was born on September 27, 1840. To honor this artist, SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of his work to accompany this week’s prompt.

The Santa Clause Route

By Thomas Nast

1885

Feel free to use the artwork in your own blog post, or not, as inspiration strikes you. Just be sure to come back to SIMPLY SNICKERS by Sunday, September 28th, and leave a comment with a link to your post, once you have published your poem on your own blog.

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We also invite you to visit The Meme Express for daily blogging prompts. Try today’s prompt, or pick one from the archives. See what starts your creative engine – for poetry, prose, photography or other postings.


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