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John Siddique

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John Siddique FRSA is a poet, essayist and author. The Spectator describes him as ‘A Stellar British Poet,’ and ‘The Times of India calls him 'Rebellious by nature, pure at heart.' He is the author of Full Blood, Recital – An Almanac, Poems From A Northern Soul, and The Prize. His poetry collection Don’t Wear It On Your Head is a perennial favourite with younger readers. He is the co-author of the story/memoir Four Fathers.

His poems, essays and articles have featured in Granta, The Guardian, Poetry Review, The Rialto and on BBC Radio 4. Acclaimed novelist Bina Shah says he is 'One of the best poets of our generation.' Jackie Kay speaks of Siddique’s writing as being ‘A brilliant balancing act.’

He a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and i
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It’s been such a blessing running this blog over the last 15 years or so, 1st over on blogger, and then here. The last 18 months have been life changing, spiritual transformation, illness, near death experience, and the loss of my mum… Incredibly I feel more vital and alive and at peace than ever before, and the work I now do under the banner of Authentic Living, is the of the greates...

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Full Blood

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Poems From A Northern Soul

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Recital: An Almanac

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The Prize

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