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Mary Flanagan 1969 (Long Island NY)



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Enfolding for a moment
The breath of life.
The motion quickening,
Pulse racing, smash-hit
Wonder, soaking up
The glory and then
Dim the lights.
Sweep the floor.
Lock the door behind you.

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This is the first poem I've written about the experience of being a performer

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Written on April 20, 2015

Submitted on September 14, 2021

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Mary Flanagan

Mary Flanagan is a poet, singer and a playwright. Her plays have been seen in many NYC theatres and her poems have been featured online and in anthology books. She lives in NY. more…

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