Above is a photograph of a caterpillar eating a grape leaf. It can inspire poetry. A poet could write about:
- Gardening and gardening pests.
- A time before a change (the caterpillar will turn into a butterfly, moth, or something similar at some point).
- Perspective. From the perspective of someone growing grapes, the caterpillar is doing something bad. From the caterpillar’s perspective, it is doing something good.
Here is a poem inspired by the photograph:
are delicious –
stuffed with meat,
and simmered for a couple of hours.
the lemon juice,
at the end.)