Famous Sidetracks Poems by Famous Poets
These are examples of famous Sidetracks poems written by some of the greatest and most-well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous sidetracks poems. These examples illustrate what a famous sidetracks poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate).
by Sandburg, Carl
In the night of the dark stars
when the curve of the sky is a work gang handle,
in the night on the mile long sidetracks,
in the night where the hammers and shovels sleep in corners,
the night watchmen stuff their pipes with dreams—
and sometimes they doze and don’t care for nothin’,
and sometimes they search their heads for meanings, stories, stars.
The stuff of it runs like this:
A long way we come; a long way to go; long rests and long deep sniffs for our lu...Read More
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