The Nicolas Albery Foundation is an umbrella charity for a number of innovative projects that aim to improve society with creative solutions to real-world problems. the foundation is named after its visionary founder and chairman of twenty years, Nicolas Albery, who instigated many of the projects and wrote many of the publications that help support the charity, including the original volume of Poem for the Day and its companion book, Seize the Day. he sadly died in 2001, and the foundation is a living memorial to him and his work, aiming to both continue and build upon his legacy.
Praise for Poem a Day, Volume 1:
"This book is a dream, a revivalist campaign, a challenge, a book of days, and an anthology, all in one." -- The Guardian
"A very good and varied collection, with delightful oddities." -- The Times (London)