Josh Carew

(29/12/1991 / Dartmouth, NS, Canada)

A Hero


A Hero is someone looked up to,
Who others could love to be,
A Hero is someone, who is very courageous,
And willing to put their life aside for another’s happiness or well being,
A Hero is anybody, anybody who can make someone’s day,
Or to help out with a simple chore,
A Hero does not have to be successful,
Or to complete their great intention,
A Hero does not have to be able to fly,
Nor to have any other superhuman power,
A Hero can be of any sex, race, or species,
They do not have to be human,
A Hero is not somebody, who is good at everything,
They don’t even have to be good at very well anything,
A Hero is somebody, who could only listen,
They could make you smile with out any words,
A Hero is someone, who could stand up for you,
Or to agree in your beliefs,
A Hero could be your Teacher,
helping you learn towards your future,
A Hero is anybody, and everybody,
Everyone is someone’s Hero,
And everybody has a Hero.
02/28/2008

Submitted: Saturday, January 12, 2008
Edited: Saturday, April 04, 2009

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  • Stephen Baker (4/14/2009 10:33:00 AM)

    I came accross this poem and was that impressed by it, I asked John if I could put this on our site.
    It says it all Josh. Good work and Thanks (Report) Reply

  • Joe Gambino (2/27/2008 10:11:00 PM)

    Thank you very much for writing this, my english teacher required that i take either a poem or speech of the internet and recite it in class and the topic was a hero or heroism and your poem got me a 100%! thank you so very much! (Report) Reply

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