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Guernsey Literary Festival

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Guernsey Arts

Chris Hardy, London

2nd prize: Open Poetry
Poems on the Move & Poems on the Buses Exhibitions

Some early morning
when you wake
a ladder of light

up the wall
where the shutter
is still closed.

A bird,
maybe a dog far off
and quiet waves.

What you hear
is the sun
holding its breath.