Poets | Bookstore | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
September 20th, 2014 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 278,943 comments.
Carl Sandburg - Loin Cloth

BODY of Jesus taken down from the cross
Carved in ivory by a lover of Christ,
It is a child’s handful you are here,
The breadth of a man’s finger,
And this ivory loin cloth
Speaks an interspersal in the day’s work,
The carver’s prayer and whim
And Christ-love.

Share |

Added: Feb 4 2004 | Viewed: 4163 times | Comments and analysis of Loin Cloth by Carl Sandburg Comments (0)

Loin Cloth - Comments and Information

Poet: Carl Sandburg
Poem: 9. Loin Cloth
Volume: Cornhuskers
- Haunts
Year: Published/Written in 1918
Poem of the Day: Nov 15 2010
There are no comments for this poem. Why not be the first one to post something about it?

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, Loin Cloth, has not yet been commented on. You can click here to be the first to post a comment about it.

Poem Info

Sandburg Info
Copyright © 2000-2012 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links | Bookstore