Poetry topic idea: heat

Today’s poetry topic idea is heat.  Depending on which hemisphere a person lives in, there might be quite a large amount of heat where a person lives this time of year.  As time is spent in this heat, many poetry topic ideas can come.  A poet could think to write about:

  • The physical stress of being in the heat.
  • The relief that would be felt being in the cold.
  • The effect of the heat on plants.
  • The effect of the heat on animals
  • The effect of the heat on water.
  • A physical description of how the place is in the heat.
  • The desire for water.