Lawrence was born in England and educated at an all boys Grammar School.
He worked as a bank clerk and served two years National Service in the Royal Air Force in Germany. On his return to civilian life he served for seven years as a Police Constable during which time he married.
In 1966 he immigrated to Australia with his wife and three daughters and settled “down under” working in various jobs but mainly as an accountant.
Lawrence retired in 2004 after a stroke and began writing in 2006 encouraged by his wife, Valerie. They celebrated their marriage of fifty years in Oct 2000.
Lawrence has self published two novels (Searching for Daphne Cooper and Tears of the Young).
Joining Eloquent Books he published ‘On A Roundabout To Murder.’
Writing is a great passion and he likes to move his fictional stories along at a good pace. Murder, crime, adult themes and everyday characters all come into play.