by Carl Sandburg
He's got a one-stop shop equipped with everything you'll ever want to know.
That's right. It's okay to be nonsensical and Sandburg encourages it!
Our man names Pound as the single most influential maven of words.
Here's a cool reading and video of "Fog."
The Day Carl Sandburg Died chronicles his life, political views, and of course works.
Yup, they were friends—platonic friends of course.
Listen to the poet reading "How Six Umbrellas Took Off Their Straw Hats to Show Respect."
More links to Sandburg, the folk musician.
He kind of looks like a sleepy kitty here.
This kitty checks out the fog.
The kitties leave their mark in Sandburg's poem.
Articles and Interviews
As a historian, Sandburg wrote a lot about the man who helped change it all.
The poet was also a journalist and wrote a lot about the racial tensions of his time, especially those in Chicago.
Here's the complete collection.
This is all about the days before he was famous and what got him there.