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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, September 6, 2009

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, September 6th, 2009


Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog

By Caspar David Friedrich


This week, for Sunday, September 6th, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:




This week, we celebrate the birthday of Caspar David Friedrich, German landscape painter, who was born on September 5, 1774.

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


The Abbey in the Oakwood

By Caspar David Friedrich



Man and Woman Contemplating the Moon

By Caspar David Friedrich


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 6th, and leave a comment with a link to your post, once you have published your poem on your own blog.

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  1. Hi Linda,

    I added my poetry prompt on my site:

    These are beautiful paintings. Really inspiring : )

  2. Hi Linda!

    Better late than never! My poem "Grief's Turbulent Sea" can be found on my site:

    Thanks so much for the wonderful paintings!

    May God bless you,




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