Leakey’s Bookshop in Inverness Inspires Young Writers

by Rhianna Urquhart, UK North Blogger jaBlog!   Leakey’s Bookshop and Café on Church Street in Inverness, Scotland is the best bookshop I’ve ever set foot in, and I’ve been to many. Leakey’s Bookshop and Café sells high-quality used books and delicious food. I’d never been to a second-hand book shop before I went to...
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Teaching Shane Koyczan and Modern Poets in Schools

by Rhianna Urquhart, UK North Blogger jaBlog!   I used to think poetry was boring and for old people. The curriculum was filled with the stuff. Wordsworth’s poem about daffodils was a particularly boring poem I had to study. That was before I saw To This Day, an animated video with music in the background. A...
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