About the writer
Clinton Marius was born and raised in Pietermaritzburg, and has written and directed numerous stage productions, including the multi-award winning comedies B!*ch Stole My Doek, The Fantastical Flea Circus, Sweetie Darling, and the autobiographical play White
Christmas. His radio comedy serial, Lollipop Lane, aired on LotusFM from 2008-2012, breaking a number of broadcasting records during its four-year run. He also has numerous short stories and poetry in print, as well as a children’s play, The Calf With No
Name, published as a recommended reader for South African Grade 8 second-language English pupils.