Scott Lyerly was born in Washington DC, and grew up just over the line in Silver Spring, Maryland. He attended school at the University of Maryland, College Park, earning a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature. He worked for nearly a decade as a bookseller but eventually made the job into corporate retail. He currently works as an IT Manager for a large retail company. He lives in central Massachusetts with his family.
Scott’s previously publications include short fiction in the anthologies Ignition, and Thank You, Death Robot, both published by Silverthought Press, as well as other fiction published in small print and online webzines such as “Black Petals,” “Dark Fire Fiction,” and the now-defunct “Nocturnal Lyric.” He is currently an Affiliate member of the Mystery Writers of America.
Photo by Kara Emily Krantz