Stephen grew up in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in a small town called Bressler. From an early age he enjoyed writing and creating stories. His passion for writing started with poetry in grade school, followed by writing music lyrics and short stories in high school. Post graduation he attended Harrisburg Area Community College, studying literature, and creative writing courses. Shortly after, he started a digital sign company in 2000, where he is currently owner and operator.
At present he maintains residence in the Harrisburg area with his wife and two children. He continues to write stories, which are indirectly inspired by true life and events.
The Journal of a Lifetime
After a tragic accident claimed the lives of his parents, twelve-year-old Raymond Locke realized all he had left was his beloved Grandfather, D.L. Natives of a small town in Mitchell, South Dakota, Raymond and his Grandfather share a special bond together. Recognizing that the time was right, D.L. decides to pass along an extraordinary gift to Raymond. It was a journal. He instructs his Grandson on the importance of documenting his life as he transitions from childhood into adulthood. Reluctantly, Raymond agrees to his Grandfather’s wishes, and starts a story only he can illustrate. To the Locke boys the journal is a reminder that love and life carry on forever. Follow Raymond’s experiences one journey at a time…
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