Treasure Island

Ghost Poet


What Is A Hero


And to be hero
So brave
But by choice or manner
Excelling at tasks makes not
But to only save, protect
Putting others before self
For the justice

Every ounce of time never-ending
Spent on others but to no avail
The goal is not to be noticed but to save and protect
This goal is achieved every hour lifting all up
Even when put in the way of danger, trusted willingly or not
Taking the challenge knowing that you might not go back
And if succeeding to grasp the victory
The life is still given to honor others
Lost and being lost to death’s grasp forevermore
But can it?
The hero is the shield
Protector
Savior
Even if no one sees for the HERO never lets go of heart
And that is the hero that is graced through the blindness of others
All the while saving and rescuing for the good
Just HERO

Submitted: Sunday, August 30, 2009

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Ghost Poet's Other Poems


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (What Is A Hero by Ghost Poet )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Fulfilled To Get Their Wishes, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  2. В унисон со старою балладой, Xena von Davydoff
  3. You Spoke my heart, Emmanuel George Cefai
  4. Opal thrusts, Emmanuel George Cefai
  5. The Sea-Wall, Emmanuel George Cefai
  6. This Night Is Somber, Emmanuel George Cefai
  7. The Admiral of the Nineteen Stars, Emmanuel George Cefai
  8. The Seed Of Illusion, Aaryan Deshpande
  9. Solemn pattering of Waves., Emmanuel George Cefai
  10. Rain From May, Emmanuel George Cefai

Poem of the Day

poet Helen Hunt Jackson

The month of carnival of all the year,
When Nature lets the wild earth go its way,
And spend whole seasons on a single day.
The spring-time holds her white and purple dear;
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]