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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, October 12, 2008


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Groovin’ High

By Faith Ringgold

1996


This week, for Sunday, October 12th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

sweet

swell

swim

swing

This week, we celebrate the birthday of American painter Faith Ringgold, who was born on October 8, 1930.

To honor this artist, SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of her work to accompany this week’s prompt.

Above:

We Came to America

By Faith Ringgold

1998

Below:

Coming to Jones Road

By Faith Ringgold

1999


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, October 12th, and leave a comment with a link to your post, once you have published your poem on your own blog.

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

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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