I’m John R. Goodman, author of Death, Dot & Daisy and Dogs and Cats and Other Lifeforms.

From the blog…

Jacob Bronowski and me

From 11 to 16 October 2021, I will be playing the part of Jacob “Bruno” Bronowski in Progress Theatre’s production of SECRET LIFE OF HUMANS I was a callow young man when The Ascent of Man was first broadcast, and it was the first documentary television series that really gripped me. Years later, when I … More Jacob Bronowski and me

Dog on a Beach

Progress Theatre recorded this lockdown version of Dog on a Beach which you can find in my short play collection Dogs and Cats and other Lifeforms, available at bargain prices on Kindle and in paperback. Some people think this is a play about dogs, but it’s really a play about philosophy and happiness. It’s just … More Dog on a Beach

Mercy meets the sea

Here is a sample of my work in progress. Let me know what you think in the comments. There had been a shedload of trouble in Mercy’s brief life, but this was the worst, and she knew it. She had been so excited to see the sea, so happy. She had never been to the … More Mercy meets the sea


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