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POETRY

Before the Lights Flicker Off

Photo by Content Pixie on Unsplash

what if you just
stopped playing the game
what if you suspended
your disbelief just for a moment
would you see yourself there
in that ten-second pause
would you stare fondly
at your reflection and ask her to
write back more often

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Samantha Lazar

Poetry, fiction, and essays in celebration of being a Mom, Wife, Educator, Writer, & Lover of Life.