Steven Harris


Who To Admire - Poem by Steven Harris

Today we are told who to love
who to admire
they always tell us who the good poeple are
and that we should love them
follow them
and look upto them.

We dont have a choice in the matter
we are not alowed to choose who we want to love
who ever is in fashion
who ever is making money
love them
admire them
pick them as your hero.

All about the takings
never about the talent
all about the pretty face
never about the ability
whos the flavour of the month
whos the in all the papers
this person is a good person
this person should inspire you.

No choice
told what to do
who to love
who to admire
who to put all hope into
this is your hero.


Comments about Who To Admire by Steven Harris

  • Rookie Byzantine Halo (4/25/2013 4:58:00 AM)

    There is still choice... very nicely written reminder to be true to ourselves. :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, April 25, 2013


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