Treasure Island

Maddy Gilboy


Real Villians


There are real villains
And true heroes.
The villains are not men,
Nor objects, or spirits;
They are your very thoughts.
And the heroes?
They are the boys and girls
Who know your name
They are the friends
That turn to you in the morning
And say, “You’re beautiful today.”

Submitted: Friday, November 20, 2009
Edited: Friday, July 15, 2011

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

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 (Real Villians by Maddy Gilboy )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

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. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. We are the learned, gajanan mishra
  2. Four Lack Songs, Susan Stewart
  3. The Answer to Cancer, Edwina Reizer
  4. In The Past, Trumbull Stickney
  5. What is there in the sky, gajanan mishra
  6. I bow down, hasmukh amathalal
  7. Not Too Fair I See, Lauren B Called
  8. Words of Love, Lauren B Called
  9. Pain, Lauren B Called
  10. Because We're All in this Together, Lauren B Called

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Burns

When biting Boreas, fell and doure,
Sharp shivers thro' the leafless bow'r;
When Phoebus gies a short-liv'd glow'r,
Far south the lift,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Pope

 
[Hata Bildir]