Joey Nissen

Rookie (12-21-89 / St.Paul Minnesota)

Glance Of Fame - Poem by Joey Nissen

With eyes so deep, but yet so cold
Looking at the faces of the young and the old
Overseeing all of death and life
Glancing at those who succeed and those who strife
Watching all of the stories unfold
Stories of the meek and stories of the bold
In spite of the things they see, they do not sway
But seeing true beauty makes them turn away

Comments about Glance Of Fame by Joey Nissen

  • (9/8/2005 6:50:00 AM)

    Not quite(italicize) positive i get it, but perhaps the watcher is time, growing older and uglier, and it cannot stand something that reminds it of it's long lost beauty...
    OOH! that might be a new poem string... Great poem, very deep. Wonderfully descriptive, as well.

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  • (6/10/2005 12:31:00 PM)

    most people just don't get this poem. you have to look very carefully to understand what it is talking about. (Report)Reply

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  • john tiong chunghoo (6/9/2005 10:44:00 PM)

    why is this so? did not quite get it. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 9, 2005

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