A Good Person

October 24, 2012
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A good person
Helps anyone
Even if they don't know the person

A good person
Is there for anyone
Who is in need
Or not in need

A good person
Doesn't take a no
If someone is going through a lot

A good person
Is someone who cares
Who cares about everything and everyone
Even if they don't know the person

A good person
Is someone
Like me

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Joz3ph_IVThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Dec. 10, 2015 at 2:30 pm
Yeah, the ending of it is a little arrogant in a way. I would also be careful with using that as well. But the rest of the poem seems to be the stereotypes we think of good people, who not much of us are in this context.
LiraDaeris said...
Apr. 19, 2013 at 12:59 am
You're giving yourself some good chances for play-on-words with this. The first stanza, especially, where you can play with the word "one." Remember that poetry is very big on the usage of words in their many facets, so have some fun with all that the words have to offer you. I would also be careful with the ending, because stereotypically a person who says "I am a good person" is usually either not or wanting attention (not saying you are, but this is just what people tend to think- a forewarn... (more »)
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