by Carl Sandburg
Awe and Amazement
Bear in mind that feeling amazed by something doesn't necessarily mean you'll be swooning and falling to pieces over its beauty. You might instead sound something like Sandburg's speaker in "Fog" w...
Yikes. Change can be a scary word sometimes. We don't know how we'll feel after the change and we're often wondering about it before it even happens. Change is a tricky phenomenon and we get a sens...
Man and the Natural World
"Fog" is about… well, fog—so we have to talk about nature for a minute. We don't really get a sense of conflict between man and the natural world, rather we see in this poem more of a meditatio...