Carl Sandburg Quote: “I wrote poems in my corner…”

I wrote poems in my corner of the Brooks Street station. I sent them to two editors who rejected them right off. I read those letters of rejection years later and I agreed with those editors.

Carl Sandburg

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Name: Carl Sandburg
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: January 6, 1878
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