‘Rebellious by nature, pure at heart' - The Times of India

'John Siddique's poetry takes the reader on a journey, crossing the border country between love and loss. Interested in exploring opposite worlds and seeming contradictions; sometimes steamy, often moving, his poetry is a brilliant balancing act.’ - Jackie Kay

'A stellar British poet' - The Spectator
'A poet full of surprises and racing energy' - The Rialto
'One of the best poets of our generation'- Bina Shah


'To Genuinely Give Space To Another Is Perhaps The Greatest Thing Any Of Us Can Do.'

A beautifully filmed interview where you'll find me talking about: writing as a path, why books are for everyone, how my school teacher saved my life by taking me to the library, and how accidentally becoming a spiritual teacher... and more...


Poetry Spotlight Interview

A new interview looking at the underpinnings behind my writings, the move towards a more sacred expression and a brand new poem 'Rebellion.'

Appearances, Readings and Events

Travelling the world:
just being and writing at this time.