Joseph Johnson Invited for Book Reading at Wombrook Court in West Midlands
Joseph Johnson was invited by Wombrook Court, a retirement home in the West Midlands, to read from his poetry book, A Book of Birds and Verse for Young and Old. He was well received by the audience and received some valuable insight into his poetry from the audience. While Johnson was reading, a slideshow played in the background depicting illustrations of birds from his book.
A Book of Birds and Verse for Young and Old is a collection of verses about some of the most iconic and well-loved birds found in the United Kingdom. The book features wild birds that can be found in all corners of the country. He uses wit to share the beauty of these fine feathered friends with both young and old audiences.
Joseph Johnson first started writing when he wanted to create something wonderful for his children to read. By profession, he is a talented musician, operatic tenor and business owner. His talent for writing lyrics turned into writing poetry, and his love for oil painting helped create some beautiful illustrations for his book.