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Warrior Poetry Research Paper

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The phrase ‘de opresso liber’, the motto of the U.S. Army Special Forces, encompasses the goal of all who serve. A phrase simply meaning ‘to liberate the oppressed’. Those who serve have been known as heroes, patriots, and warriors. Those who serve both domestically and abroad. Serving on and off the clock. These people are called warrior poets. Warrior poets are those whose souls are ignited by a higher purpose, their minds sharpened by depth of thought, and their hands ready to do horrible violence in the defense of others, while being lovers of both truth and people, and defenders of them both. Being able to be compassionate and make decisions for themselves is a key trait of warrior poets. The phrase ‘sua sponte’ meaning ‘of their own accord’, the motto of the U.S. Army 75th Ranger Regiment, is an important asset to have while facing opposition. They find peace in their thoughts. Going through details of a mission, creating obstacles to challenge a new tactic, reminiscing on the past, calculating the present, and predicting the future. Being able to think of every possible situation and having the ability to respond to every single one is an important skill that is occupied by all warrior poets. They lead the way…show more content…
They exemplify the characteristics that make up the best in a person. The ability to protect, serve and be at peace is extraordinary. Thoughts keep them alert and ready for whatever needs to be done. They are fierce aggressively and fierce emotionally. They find peace and power in their faith. Warrior poets are committed to getting the objective completed without losing their fight or spirit. They are also determined to do whatever it takes to get the job done. Warrior poets are those whose souls are ignited by a higher purpose, their minds sharpened by depth of thought, and their hands ready to do horrible violence in the defense of others, while being lovers of both truth and people, and defenders of them
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