Apr 8, 2013

Mag 163 and ONE A DAY #8

This week's poetry prompt from the Willow Manor is Degas' "Woman with a Towel"

The Poem a Day Challenge invites poets to produce a new work every day during April, so this is an offering for Day 8 also





She looks like she's given up hope
of finding her lost bar of soap.
"If on it I slip
 and go arse over tip
 I really would feel such a dope."










Woman With a Towel, 1898, Edgar Dega


12 comments:

  1. A witty and nimble way to start the week; thanks.

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  2. I love this! You are a model of brevity. I know April is poetry month and I really need to try to write something for this amazing painting. Degas is a personal favorite.

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  3. Did Tess scrape the bottom of the barrel to find this prompt? I think not...:)

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  4. Which is why she needs soap on a rope!
    Hahaha - love this :o)

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  5. Simply beautiful.....

    I am truly amazed how that painting has taken us venturing into new paths...

    paint me in many hues, not just black

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  6. No need to feel like a dope .. nope!!

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  7. I hate when that happens...

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  8. This put a big smile on my face nicely done!

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  9. ...and wouldn't you be a gentleman and retrieve it for her?

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