Bright Lights

November 29, 2011
By hannah matthews BRONZE, Duluth, Minnesota
hannah matthews BRONZE, Duluth, Minnesota
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My palms are sweaty.
I am shaking.
In the dark.


Light flickers under the curtain
as shadows pass.

I hear my cue line
and stumble onstage.

Surprised by the bright lights,
I squint and turn my head.

Finally, I look forward,
take a deep breath,

and become
someone else.

The author's comments:
i wrote this piece after being in the school play :)

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