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Ignite the spark and interweave poetry into our daily lives

A interesting round-up of the conclusions of our Children & Poetry campaign  Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  We’ve had so much fun running our Children & Poetry campaign, speaking to poets and highlighting how we can help our children to take an interest in poetry. We contacted children’s poets and experts and asked them: How can we encourage children to discover and embrace poetry for themselves? And we had an amazing response. Everyone we asked…


We should be the spark igniting the flame for poetry in children – John Lyons

Tiny Owl Children & Poetry campaign begins  Poetry can have a profound and almost magical effect on people. One line of a poem can transport us to somewhere else entirely. Writing and reading poetry can help children develop empathy skills, aid literacy, and is fun! With the launch of our latest poetry book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me we have started a campaign to explore ways that we can encourage children to get involved with poetry. If…