Laurent, Mark

author_photo_mark_laurent_250wMark Laurent is a professional musician, poet, writer and Christian communicator. He’s recorded many albums over more than 30 years and been a recording producer. Since the early 1980’s he has used music and poetry for outreach and in worship, in New Zealand and overseas.

Mark has previously published 3 collections of poetry and an illustrated children’s storybook. He writes magazine articles and reviews. Now and then he can be seen busking on Queen Street,

“It’s good to keep in touch with life where it happens – with people where they are.”

He lives with wife and fellow musician Brenda Liddiard in a 20th floor, high-rise apartment in central Auckland.