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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, August 30, 2009

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, August 30, 2009

Welcome to SIMPLY SNICKERS.This time, we offer a two-week prompt.

The Slippers of Cinderella

By Aubrey Beardsley


Through Sunday, August 30th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:




During these two weeks, we celebrate the birthday of British illustrator Aubrey Beardsley, who was born on August 21, 1872. To honor this artist SIMPLY SNICKERS offers samples of this artist’s work to accompany this prompt.


The Battle of the Beaux and Belles

By Aubrey Beardsley



The Nightpiece

By Aubrey Beardsley


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, August 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.

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On Sundays, you may leave comments

(with links to your SIMPLY SNICKERS entries)

at The Meme Express,

which issues a Sunday Invitation

to SIMPLY SNICKERS each week.

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  1. I'd made up my mind not to blog till September but I gave-in when I saw your fascinating prompt.



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