Poems can be written in all sorts of ways and in all sorts of places - you can find inspiration wherever you are this summer. In this video Joseph Coelho shows you how to write poems in the sand, an activity taken from his book How to Write Poems.
Write your own poem
Whether you already write poems or have never written one before, this excerpt from Joseph Coehlo’s How to Write Poems is here to help. Why not download it and give it a go?
Taken from How to Write Poems by Joseph Coehlo, illustrated by Matt Roberts. Reproduced by kind permission of Bloomsbury Publishing.