Leo Aylen, Poet actor and film maker, on 15 October 2002
Leo Aylen was born in Kwazulu, South Africa. He is just completing a Royal Literary Fund Fellowship at Bath University. He performs and writes for the BBC and ITV and has just co-written the script for a film `Gods and Generals'. His recent books include `Dancing the Impossible' and `Rhymocerous', a children's book of poetry. His recitation at this meeting is best summarised by two of his poems.
PEOPLE OF HEAVEN
You who have called me friend,
Welcomed me into your house,