Who Is Walt Whitman An Egotist

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Walt Whitman, Egotist or a Man of the People
At one point in an author’s career, he or she will be criticized. Walt Whitman was criticized because many people believed he was an egotist. An egotist is a self-interested person. I believe Whitman was democratically minded, a man of the people.
Walt Whitman’s poems are free verse; they shy away from conventional styles and have no rhythm. Many poets write free verse because it changes the mind of the readers; it gives a freedom to the author’s words so they can convey their meaning to the reader. Free verse poetry is completely for the people. It’s a way for the poet to connect to the reader in a way they will understand.
Whitman’s poems were generally about live, life, and freedom. At first,
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