Today’s poetry topic idea is dough. Dough has many aspects. There is mixing, measuring, cooking, work, baking, food, transformation, chemistry, biology, and other things. A poet could write about things such as:
- working in a bakery
- baking bread at home
- the symbolism involved in turning ingredients into dough, the dough changing and then turning the dough into a food item
- the balance in dough of dry and wet
- dough as an intermediate step in cooking something
- various kinds of dough: bread dough, pie crust dough, dough that is to be fried, etc.
- issues related to hunger