My Hero by Foo Fighters song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position Emily Dickinson – Poet – Born in 1830 in Massachusetts, Emily Dickinson is considered, along with Walt Whitman, the founder of a uniquely American poetic voice. Walt Whitman – Poet – Born on May 31, 1819, Walt Whitman is the author of Leaves of Grass and, along with Emily Dickinson, is considered one of the architects of…