poet Bernard Snyder

Bernard Snyder

'Eyes Wide Shut'

Be careful of always reaching for stars. You might just miss your
blessing by overlooking the diamond' you just walked over.

Poem Submitted: Friday, March 4, 2011
Poem Edited: Monday, May 14, 2012

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  • La Donna Woods (11/4/2016 11:53:00 AM)

    Amazing and true.

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  • Bren Bren (6/9/2015 7:52:00 PM)

    How appropriate!!

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  • Kelly KurtKelly Kurt (4/2/2015 2:34:00 PM)

    Advice for us all. Thank you, Bernard.

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  • Stefanie Fontker (10/4/2011 4:52:00 PM)

    I love the title of this one, and the beautiful verses. You are too right, we never see what's right in front of us.

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  • Charles Chaim Wax (3/4/2011 10:22:00 AM)

    very wise and correct poem
    good work

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