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Hero Poems | Poems About Heroes

Hero Poems. Below are examples of poems about heroes. This list of poetry about heroes is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of hero poems or a list of hero poetry. These examples show what hero poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of hero and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Valhalla's call Lyrewing, Serge Lyric death, destiny, fantasy, fate, hero,
Zero heroes Harvey, Aa I do not know? hero, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem The Flowers of the Field Blackie, Alexander Ottava rima hero, horror, remember, war,
Hellroaring Hank Welch, David Cowboy adventure, courage, cowboy, hero, history, strength,
Benevolent Lopez, Cheyene Montana Free verse best friend, blessing, care, hero, life,
The Legend of Screamin' Bill Wilcox Welch, David Cowboy adventure, cowboy, death of hero, horse, loss,
When I was eleven Duffy, Alex Free verse appreciation, courage, deep, hero, hip hop, tribute,
What Was Taken Welch, David Blank verse adventure, anger, animal, family, hero, history, home,
Stable Boy Welch, David Cowboy adventure, conflict, cowboy, hero, history,
Premium Member Poem I LOVE YOU BECAUSE Rose, Mystic Rhyme hero,
Hero and Coward Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Triolet hero, satire, senses,
---- k., kabuteng P.iNk Haiku abuse, death, freedom, grandfather, hero, war,
Wrong time Giles, Mark Rhyme hero,
Premium Member Poem Hillstreet Blues Lee Sr., James Edward Lyric hero, hope, journey, lyric,
Ah, Unpraised Soldier Crisci, Andrew Haiku hero, identity, integrity, soldier,
Hero for a day Micheal, Arturo Rhyme hero,
Premium Member Poem This Day, Greatest Losses, Blood Soaked Sands Lindley, Robert Sonnet conflict, courage, death, heartbreak, hero, loss, war,
The Hero Shrivastava, Palak Rhyme angel, blessing, courage, god, hero, inspirational, strength,
Guardian's Hope Perry, Alex Sonnet hero, hope, night,
AFRICA THE MAUSOLEUM OF ALL Warally Chris, Alfonso II Free verse hero, memory, religious,
Premium Member Poem Sincere Salute To Our Brave, Fallen Heroes Lindley, Robert Rhyme dedication, devotion, freedom, grave, hero, loss,
Premium Member Poem Who Will Speak for the Old Man Wade, Margaret Rhyme appreciation, dedication, devotion, hero, memorial day,
I met my Superhero Dsouza, LESLY Rhyme hero,
I Miss You Noble, Danny Free verse cat, for him, heartbreak, hero, how i feel,
NOTHING YOU CAN DO Eruteya, Ogaga Lyric appreciation, baby, family, hero, home, mom, mother,
Premium Member Poem Where White Crosses Grow Wade, Margaret Rhyme hero, memorial day, world
Heroes Michaels, John Nonet hero, history, inspirational, military,
Theseus of Greek Mythology Guthrie, J-Mag Etheree hero, love, myth, mythology,
Premium Member Poem COLLABORATED POEM CONTEST Rodrigues, Kim Free verse animal, conflict, courage, hero,
The New Jeanne d'Ark Vassilev, Ross Ode angst, conflict, courage, french, hero, inspiration, international,
Hero Sharma, Vidushi Idyll (Idyl) hero,
Happy Mother's Day Mama Downing , Akkina Free verse hero, inspiration, mother daughter,
What is a hero Coffey, Keith Rhyme hero, inspiration, inspirational, sensual,
KENTUCKY DERBY WINNER 1941 WHIRLAWAY Harris, Michael E. Free verse celebration, celebrity, dedication, hero, horse, success, tribute,
It's you SHARMA, RUCHITA Rhyme hero,
The Fighter walsh, peter Rhyme best friend, death of hero, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Village Firefighter Soper, Joseph Rhyme hero,
Premium Member Poem NERVE Rodrigues, Kim Verse hero,
Mythology: Mendusa Tran, Loic Rhyme cute love, funny love, hero, myth, mythology,
Urban Legend Davey, Brian Couplet hero, judgement, society, urban,
Premium Member Poem Ode to My Hero, Honest Abe Dietrich, Andrea Quatrain hero,
Premium Member Poem My Loved Hero Johnson, Joyce Quatrain hero,
Premium Member Poem My Hero Connor Loo, Laura Quatrain hero, soldier, war,
My Hero - My Best Friend Brownlee, Lee Rhyme hero,
My Hero Chalise, Deepak Blank verse baby, cute love, father, hero,
Premium Member Poem Forever Fragile Flower Warrior, Winged Sonnet beautiful, beauty, flower, hero, mom,
The ultimate hero Smith, Jeremy Free verse beautiful, blessing, faith, father, hero, true love,
Premium Member Poem A Fearless Spirit Wings, Broken Rhyme hero,
Premium Member Poem My Hero Haight, Sandra Quatrain hero, husband,
Granda Marks, William Elegy farewell, father son, fathers hero, lonely, loss, lost,
Premium Member Poem The Spokesman Connell, Carol Free verse conflict, faith, fear, hero, jesus, power, relationship,
Premium Member Poem BAM: the Song Duet, Carole Lyric hero,
Premium Member Poem My Hero for April 2017--Dianne Bentley Canerdy, Janice Limerick hero,
Everlasting Hero Tab, Sam Free verse hero,
IT'S OKAY TO CRY - War Hero Gruhn, Robert Free verse hero, war,
My Cure Ayinla, Oluwaseye Lyric appreciation, girl, heart, hero, love, recovery from,
Premium Member Poem Hero to the damned Martin, Mark Free verse hero, innocence, political, religion,
Premium Member Poem Nihilist Meme Heroics Ward, Julia Rhyme hero,
Sisyphus Knyr, Volodymyr Couplet hero, humorous, mountains, moving
Premium Member Poem ANOTHER CHILDHOOD HERO Strand, Brian Verse hero,
Premium Member Poem MY CHILDHOOD HERO Strand, Brian Narrative hero,
Youre My Hero Lanier, Bo Free verse hero,
Son Of The Sun Chamatete , Kunda Free verse africa, celebration, culture, destiny, hero, inspirational,
Be my hero Script, Post Free verse hero, poetry, romantic,
Premium Member Poem John Glenn Merryman, Kim Clerihew hero,
Just another film cliche Broadbent, Robert Rhyme hero, imagination,
Rakesh Rai, My Friend and Inspirer Jain, Sanket Monorhyme hero,
The Real Heroes Davis, Cory Sonnet appreciation, freedom, hero, patriotic, remember, war,
Premium Member Poem Sworn to Secrecy Robinson Jr., Freddie Light Poetry hero, perspective, satire, truth,
Premium Member Poem Dancing with Darren vaso, arthur Free verse faith, friendship, heart, hero, imagery, meaningful,
All is well PHOM, Kupmei Senryu confidence, encouraging, hero,
GOOD AND BAD VS RIGHT AND WRONG Harris, Michael E. Rhyme character, confidence, hero, history, inspirational, leadership,
Premium Member Poem The Volunteer Schwartz, Glen Free verse hero, inspirational, jobs, prayer,
Premium Member Poem War is Hell Schwartz, Glen Ode america, grandfather, hero, hope, love, war,
Premium Member Poem Heart Williams, Marilyn Blank verse art, beauty, best friend, hero, imagery, love,
Skid Marks In The Sky Maguire, Robert Free verse hero, military,
A Tween Angel Boy Melvin, Riya Rhyme angel, child, happiness, health, hero, inspiration, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem Kent Barden, Greg Verse hero,
Premium Member Poem No Hero's Have I Duggan, Peter Rhyme hero, wisdom,
My She-ro Mercado, Bonita Couplet best friend, devotion, hero, hope, marriage, motivation,
Mother of mine Black, Ian Lyric hero, love, mom, mother,
Premium Member Poem Last One Leaving Robinson Jr., Freddie Epic hero, judgement,
AM NOT POOR MY HONESTY WRAPS ME BHATIA, TANIA Alliteration change, corruption, heartbroken, hero, pride,
Passion to die Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Epitaph hero, patriotic,
Ingredients for a Hero Walters, Kody Rhyme hero,
Hero Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Epitaph hero,
Poetic Justice jones, aunna Rhyme hero, hope, judgement,
Premium Member Poem As Told to Me Robinson Jr., Freddie Quatrain hero,
Premium Member Poem The Poet Black Blacharczyk, Frank Free verse allusion, beauty, desire, hero, love, relationship, soulmate,
Youtube Mandela On Justice by BOP BOP, bandofpoets Free verse africa, appreciation, character, devotion, hero, leadership,
Youtube Man-Del-Ah BOP, bandofpoets Free verse africa, appreciation, bio, blessing, hero, peace,
naija sonnet 016 egbune, olise Sonnet africa, courage, destiny, hero, history, inspirational,
The Cyrillic Runestone Simons, Brendan Couplet hero, light, water,
Let me hold you in my arms Kaesberg, Eric Bio appreciation, blessing, confidence, girlfriend, hero, soulmate, true love,
The Plot Beard, Mike Sonnet adventure, allusion, fantasy, happiness, hero, longing, love,
Chimera World Michaels, John Rhyme hero, moon, myth, mythology,
What I Did for Art Coy, Michael Free verse courage, culture, england, hero, humor, london,
Premium Member Poem Stepping Through Time Dietrich, Andrea Etheree hero,
Stepping Through Time Dutta, Anisha Quatrain hero, passion,
Premium Member Poem My ReProductive Rights Attorney Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse appreciation, corruption, earth, games, hero, history,