Poetry topic idea: the country a person is in

Today’s poetry topic idea is the country a person is in.  For example, if a person is in The United States, they would write about The United States.  If a person were in Australia, they would write about Australia.

As this poetry topic idea will vary depending on the poet, specifics about what could be in a poem can’t be noted, however, generalizations can.  Some general ideas to write about could be:

  • General overall culture
  • Culture of geographic subdivisions
  • History
  • Current politics
  • Military conflicts
  • Relationships with nearby countries
  • Food
  • Entertainment
  • Traditions