Larry "Animal" Garner was born and raised in Colorado. An inveterate gearhead and story-teller, he has published three vigilante justice crime/mystery novels, D-E-D, DEAD, DED Reckoning: Vengeance takes a road trip, and Danger Every Direction. Animal (a nickname from his US Navy days) is also a long-time charity fund-raiser, community organizer, and patriot.
Over the last forty-five years, he has seen much of America from the back of a motorcycle. He is currently living in the high mountains of Colorado with his wife Marcia.