Carl Sandburg

(6 January 1878 – 22 July 1967 / Illinois)

Window - Poem by Carl Sandburg

Night from a railroad car window
Is a great, dark, soft thing
Broken across with slashes of light.

Topic(s) of this poem: night

Comments about Window by Carl Sandburg

  • A Juman (11/29/2015 5:12:00 PM)

    Too vague trying to express sitting in a rail road car at night
    I would assume he did this before the age of 10.
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

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