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Sacred teacher and writer John Siddique has dedicated his life to honouring the authentic in our human experience. He is the author of eight books ranging though poetry, memoir, and non-fiction. The Times of India calls him ‘Rebellious by nature, pure at heart.’ Spectator Magazine describes him as ‘A stellar British poet.’ His work has appeared in The Guardian, Granta, Poetry Review, and on BBC Radio 3 & 4. New York Times correspondent, Bina Shah says he is ‘One of the best poets of our generation.’ Scottish Makar, Jackie Kay speaks of Siddique’s writing as being ‘A brilliant balancing act.’ Siddique is the former British Council Writer-in-Residence at California State University, and he is an Honorary Fellow at Leicester University.