Treasure Island

Carl Sandburg

(6 January 1878 – 22 July 1967 / Illinois)

Fog


The fog comes
on little cat feet.

........................
........................
read full text »


Do you like this poem?
12 person liked.
4 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (Fog by Carl Sandburg )

Enter the verification code :

  • Luke Baldwin (11/17/2009 5:53:00 PM)

    i think that this poem is really a metiphor for how life is and functions. One day the perfect girl comes you hesitate the next thing you know she's gone. Also life in general you come from work and you go to get your daily dose od mcdonalds you swallow and you have a heart attack and die at age thirty two. Your life is gone just like the fog. (Report) Reply

  • Jane Moon (5/15/2009 11:47:00 AM)

    Such gentleness is in this little poem - images of fog creeping in, spreading silence over all, awe and mystery and peace. (For a lifetime, this has been my favorite poem.) (Report) Reply

New Poems

  1. Our Lewd Obscene and Vulgar Episodes, Hamid Vitalis
  2. Life, Anirudh Rawat
  3. If You Stop Loving Me, Fatima Nusairat
  4. Rain And The Shadows, Anirudh Rawat
  5. Beautiful Girl, Anirudh Rawat
  6. Someday, Ryan Telebwe
  7. The Stars so Bright, Glenn Boeckx
  8. Catch the Moon, Maya Hanson (mye3)
  9. I Could Not Find My Way Free, Shalom Freedman
  10. Sailstarred, Sandsifting, Seaweed Script.., Saiom Shriver

Poem of the Day

poet Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England. There shall be
In that rich earth a richer dust concealed;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]