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Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 17, 2010

Poetry Prompt - through Sunday, January 17, 2010


Les Petits Tambours
By Pierre Edouard Frere
1858 and 1859

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


This week, we celebrate the birthday of French painter Pierre Edouard Frere, who was born on January 10, 1819.

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

A Little Bit of Fun
By Pierre Edouard Frere
The Young Cook
By Pierre Edouard Frere
19th Century

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  1. Dropped by for a visit and ended up playing this week :)

  2. Rats...I got so busy this week that I never did get a chance to write my poem... I'll be back again later though!! :)



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