What does it mean to be successful? Who do you consider a success? Who do you want to be like?
1. Choose a role model. This must be someone who you can research. Try this site to match your interests with someone who has achieved success. Or choose someone from this site who may fit your definition of a successful person.
2. Write a poem that emulates Eve Merriam's "Two People I Want to Be Like." In your poem, include a description of the role model you researched. Incorporate details from the person's life. Also include someone you know personally. Just like in the poem, these should be two people you want to be like.
Here's an example: