John was born in Birmingham. John wrote for the stage & radio and published short stories. John taught creative writing at universities, schools, prisons & at the City Lit in London and at CRISIS’s day centre in Spitalfields. John died in 2014.

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Finding Samantha

You find the crescent shaped brooch on the adjacent chair where she was sitting. You take it to one of the baristas but he’s too busy to want to know. The back of the brooch is marked Samantha, Mornington Crescent. You decide to find Samantha and return it. Today’s good turn. In the street you ask directions. “Mornington Crescent? Sorry… Read it