John Carter Brown
Lancashire lad, born and bred. Twice married, and with 5 children. Educated at Secondary Modern, but left in 1965 with no academic qualifications-(they were not mandatory back then) Moved to Somerset in 1990, then took a GCSE in English in 1994 (out of curiosity) and passed with a Grade B. This then spurred me on to have a go at writing poetry, which I have been doing, sporadically ever since. I moved back to Wigan in 2000.
My main hobbies are: Listening to music (I also play guitar, and have written a few songs): Gardening; Reading; Walking, and Photography.
Uncomplicated poetry from an uncomplicated man. I hope you enjoy my work. more »
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- A Poem Lost
- After The Rain
- A Hole In My Sock
- A Sentinel
- Chippy Night
- Is it me?
- Vitamin B
- I Love and Hate
- A Wise Man
- What the fish-man said
- Coughs and Sneezes
- A Sorry Sorry Thing
- Flame of Love
- Free Verse or Prose
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