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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 3, 2010

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 3, 2010


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Liegende auf Diwan

By Max Pechstein

Circa 1910


This week, our SIMPLY SNICKERS poetry prompt includes these key words:


stalk

stare

streak


This week, we celebrate the birthday of German Expressionist painter Max Pechstein, who was born on December 31, 1881.


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


Above:

Kornfield

By Max Pechstein

1922

Below:

Gehöft IV

By Max Pechstein

1918


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

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7 comments:

  1. I'm putting mine up right now. I am accompanying it with some photos I found on the internet, because they identify better with the poem than the paintings. :)

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  2. I got really stuck on the "stalk" part of the prompt, & rambled a bit about my stalker haha...

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  4. 'm new at this. I don't normally write poetry and I've never contributed to a meme before, but this one looks interesting and I like things that make me think! So here goes...my blog:

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  5. Don't forget to put your comments (and a link to your posts) on The Meme Express entry for today!

    It's Sunday Invitation day ... to Simply Snickers ... at The Meme Express!

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  6. Okay, I'm going to try again with the link. This is new to me, so here's hoping it works this time! Maybe the third time is the charm. Here's the link: my limerick

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