Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Copy-Editor, Proofreader, Poet, Writer
Liverpool-Irish poet Lawrence Pettener, M.A., works from Subang Jaya, helping solo authors and mentoring poets towards first collections. Poetry-writing workshops figure alongside free Poet in Resonance schemes for institutions and businesses. Having reached live audiences, journals and the BBC since 1979, his 2017 collection, May All Beings Rock, rocked. Kwailo Lumpur Foodie Man is presently being published, with two other collections awaiting publication. Plaudits come from Ted Hughes, Philip Gross, Carrie Etter and Wong Phui Nam.