Larry was born and grew up in western Pennsylvania. He graduated from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania and attended graduate school at Penn State. He worked various jobs before beginning his newspaper career. Larry was a reporter/photographer at two small newspapers in western Pennsylvania prior to taking a position as a copy editor at a newspaper in south central Pennsylvania. He held that job for nearly ten years until moving into web programming. He is now retired from a state agency serving the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
Always interested in fiction, Larry began writing in earnest in 2004. He won an honorable mention in the Mechanicsburg, PA, Cloak & Dagger Book Group’s mystery short story contest for 2005. He also won an honorable mention in the 2007 Central PA magazine short story contest. In 2010, he was published as part of an anthology titled Inhuman.
An avid runner, Larry has been running for more than thirty years. He's run a marathon and in 2007, he participated in the National Senior Games.
He also plays softball and bowls.
He has one son, Randy, seen above left in his younger days. Larry lives in south central Pennsylvania and is single.