Say, in the height of season (of which we are) tomatoes are plentiful, colorful, and as inexpensive as they get. Poets rely on the concept of seasonality. One poet favors particular words for a while; perhaps, a lifetime.
Speaking of perhaps. Perhaps, I will have a tomato for lunch. Perhaps, the next poem will be about tomatoes and will begin with "perhaps."
The rest will write itself.
Perhaps, it is best to be
as a white pasta bowl -- empty