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Matchsticks on the Shore

Grey skies and fishing boats, Bognor Regis in West Sussex.
On a field trip to Bognor Regis with Year 9 I was tasked with the job of leading a session on coastal poetry. After reading the poem 'The Sea' by James Reeves, we embarked on seeking inspiration by walking over the shingle and out into the sea.

Here's the sum total of my efforts, written into my red Uganda Moleskine, whilst standing in the cold English Channel under grey skies.
[This poem has been removed whilst it is entered into a competition]

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