Johnmichael Simon was born in Northampton, England. A member of Habonim youth movement since childhood, he has lived in Israel since 1963.
He has published nine books of poems and several collaborations with other poets. His poetry and short stories have been awarded numerous prizes and honorable mentions and he is published widely in print and website collections.
Johnmichael is webmaster of the Voices Israel Group of Poets in English www.voicesisrael.com