Poem: The Hero

The Hero

Look no further!

The harder you look,

The more disappointed you become;

Look no further afield.

Stop searching out there for a hero,

Look within, yes, within;

Look hard, for you will find:


Inner strength,



You don’t need another hero.

For within you, the hero lies.


7 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Carol
    May 11, 2012 @ 00:37:40

    I reallly like this shola. Thought provoking. Miss you at writers group tonight. I found a parking place tonight!


  2. Ken W. Simpson
    May 11, 2012 @ 00:55:04

    Nice flow, and somewhat idealistic and romantic with a tendency to preach.


  3. Joy Ifesanya
    May 11, 2012 @ 09:59:17

    Shola, the gift and call of God upon you wil not repent, Keep shinning.Keep writing.


  4. kehinde obende
    May 11, 2012 @ 13:26:37

    The hero in me thank you for helping me see this side of me


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