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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, December 7, 2008

Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, December 7, 2008


Welcome to SIMPLY SNICKERS.


Family Reunion

By Jean Frederic Bazille

1859


This week, for Sunday, December 7th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

smock

splendor

stoic

This week, we celebrate the birthday of French Impressionist painter Jean Frederic Bazille, who was born on December 6, 1841. To honor this artist, SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of his artwork to accompany this week’s prompt.


Self-Portrait

By Jean Frederic Bazille

1865-1866


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, December 7th, 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.


Love poetry? Click here to stop by at Linda Ann Nickerson’s poetry and humor blog, Nickers and Ink. Click here to subscribe to an RSS feed for this writer's helpful Helium content. If you wish, click here for a free subscription to this author's online AC content, so you won't miss a single post!


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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, November 30, 2008

Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, November 30, 2008


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Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte

By Georges-Pierre Seurat

1884-1886


This week, for Sunday, November 30th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:Numbered List

glide

glimmer

gold

grace


This week, we celebrate the birthday of Georges-Pierre Seurat, French Neo-Impressionist painter, who was born on December 2, 1859. To honor this artist, SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of his artwork to accompany this week’s prompt.

Above:

Le Chahut

By Georges-Pierre Seurat

1889-1890


Below:

The Circus

By Georges-Pierre Seurat

1891



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, November 30th, 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.


Love poetry? Click here to stop by at Linda Ann Nickerson’s poetry and humor blog, Nickers and Ink. Click here to subscribe to an RSS feed for this writer's helpful Helium content. If you wish, click here for a free subscription to this author's online AC content, so you won't miss a single post!


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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, November 23, 2008

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La Grande Famille

By Rene Magritte

1963


This week, for Sunday, November 23rd, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

horizon

hover

human

This week, we celebrate the birthday of Belgian Surrealist artist Rene Francois Ghislain Magritte, who was born on November 21, 1898.


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

Above:

The Human Condition

By Rene Magritte

1935

Below:

The Mysteries of the Horizon

By Rene Magritte

1955



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, November 23rd, 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.


Love poetry? Click here to stop by at Linda Ann Nickerson’s poetry and humor blog, Nickers and Ink. Click here to subscribe to an RSS feed for this writer's helpful Helium content. If you wish, click here for a free subscription to this author's online AC content, so you won't miss a single post!


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Poetry Prompt - for Sunday, November 16, 2008


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Jean Monet on His Hobby Horse

By Claude Monet

1872


This week, for Sunday, November 16th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:

balance

bold

bright

This week, we celebrate the birthday of, French Impressionist painter Claude Oscar Monet, who was born on November 14, 1840.

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

Above:

Camille Monet at Work

By Claude Monet

1875


Below:

Bridge Over a Pond of Water Lilies

By Claude Monet

1899



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, November 16th, 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.


Love poetry? Click here to stop by at Linda Ann Nickerson’s poetry and humor blog, Nickers and Ink. Click here to subscribe to an RSS feed for this writer's helpful Helium content. If you wish, click here for a free subscription to this author's online AC content, so you won't miss a single post!


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