Neil Lawrence grew up in Liverpool then moved to London where he taught Wellbeing Education in secondary schools for 25 years. He is now a Life coach and Organisational Consultant. Keenly creative, he is a musician who has performed on the acoustic circuit as well as being an impassioned writer. He is currently redrafting a collection of short stories, Absurdity of Truth: 11 Tales of The Fantastic and The Mundane as well as pondering the wisdom of writing a detective novel. He is a member of the writing group WOOA and lives with his partner in South East London.