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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, March 8, 2009

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, March 8, 2009


Welcome to SIMPLY SNICKERS.


La Pieta

By Michelangelo

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This week, for Sunday, March 8th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:


sacred

sorrow

surrender


This week, we celebrate the birthday of Italian Renaissance painter and sculptor Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, who was born on March 6, 1475.


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


Above:

El Doni Tondo

(The Holy Family with the Infant St. John the Baptist)

By Michelangelo

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Below:

The Conversion of Saul

By Michelangelo

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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 for Sunday, March 8th, 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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4 comments:

  1. Hi Linda,

    Cute site! I'm glad I checked out your blog. Here is the poem I posted on my site:
    http://writeinmotion.blogspot.com/

    I hope you like it. And I will check in again. Take care. : )

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  2. My contribution now prepared! It's at

    http:/rinklyrimes.blogspot.com

    Thanks for the continuing inspiration.

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  3. Hello. It's been a while since I've participated. Here's mine:

    http://writerjanedoe.blogspot.com/2009/03/sacred-shadows.html

    Thanks for the inspiration!

    Jane

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