JC

fTrE: cHaPtEr 3

'NO U IN FTRE' is the latest project from Sound of Pen. Watch the video, press pause when you reach each activity slot and get ready to absolutely nail your English GCSE and A-level exams. Catch up with chapter 1: video and chapter 2: video or re... Read More...
ftre chapter 2

fTrE: cHaPtEr 2

'NO U IN FTRE' is the latest project from Sound of Pen. Watch the video, press pause when you reach each activity slot and get ready to absolutely nail your English GCSE and A-level exams. Catch up with chapter 1: video / text Or read the late... Read More...
Taylor Swift Poetry

AniA: mAkE A WiSh

Once in a while, you read something that takes your breath away. Today is that once in a while! Year 10 student, Ania, wrote this poem and it's BEAUTIFUL x ... Read More...

ThAnK U & hAvE aN aWeSoMe SuMMeR

And so we reach the end of another school year. Where did the time go?! It's been an amazing first twelve months for Sound of Pen. It started with a collection of unseen poetry lessons that - when we finished putting that series together on July ... Read More...
A Level and GCSE English Lessons

ArTiSTs

Against The Current Lily Allen All Time Low Anaal Nathrakh Architects As It Is Asking Alexandria Baby Queen Bazzi BEEA BLACKPINK ... Read More...

JC

English Teacher & Music Journalist

Favourite artists: Against The Current, Holding Absence, Trophy Eyes, Taylor Swift, Kim Petras
Favourite album: Blind Melon: Blind Melon
Favourite song: The Used: Taste of Ink
Best gig: 30 Seconds To Mars @ Main Square Festival, July 2013
Lyric worth remembering: Live right now, just be yourself; it doesn't matter if it's good enough for someone else
Most likely to feel: Inspired and determined
Favourite month and why: June – the start of festival season