Anthony R. Johnson was born in Stoke-On-Trent in the UK. He then attended Wolstanton Grammar School and went on to study to become a veterinary surgeon at the Royal Veterinary College in London. Anthony comes from a working-class family. He spent forty-two years as a Veterinary Surgeon; initially in Derby and Shrewsbury, followed by forty years in Crewe. He was married for twenty-eight years before his wife died in 2004. He has one daughter and one adult granddaughter. He is an ardent supporter of Port Vale Football Club, is a Samaritans volunteer and is a member of the Green Party. Anthony began writing in 2018 and ‘There’s Always a Tomorrow ‘will be his first published work. He has also written numerous poems, short stories and a children’s book; as yet unpublished.