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Carl Sandburg

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Comprehensive information about Carl Sandburg including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. An American poet, historian, novelist, balladeer and folklorist.. American poet writer and editor; three Pulitzer Prizes This educational Carl Sandburg resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance. Quote Right
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Quote Left Slang is the language which takes off its coat, spits on its hands - and goes to work Quote Right
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Quote Left Poetry is the journal of the sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air. Poetry is a search for syllables to shoot at the barriers of the unknown and the unknowable. Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away. Quote Right
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Quote Left Here is the difference between Dante, Milton, and me. They wrote about hell and never saw the place. I wrote about Chicago after looking the town over for years and years. Quote Right
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Quote Left Our lives are like a candle in the wind. Quote Right
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