Larry was raised in Newark N.J. and attended public schools. He also attended Jersey City University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business administration. Larry has overcome tremendous challenges in his life. At the age of 23 he was introduced to drugs which created a degrading downhill life experience. For over two decades he was unemployed and eventually became homeless. People said he was finished. They counted him out, but God's plans were different. Through God's grace he was given another chance to get it right. Finally in his quest to discover his purpose in life, Larry stumbled on the Science of Mind, which outlined the laws of success. In "The Power of The Gift" Larry shows you how powerful your thoughts really are. With clear explanations, he shows you how to tap into the unlimited potential you possess. With this power, you will learn how to maximize your ability to succeed at whatever you do. You will be convinced that you have the power to change your life. You will learn to live in the present, learn to be a strong individual and trust your own creative self. With straight forward inspiring words, Larry reveals ways to make your dreams more attainable. He presently lives in Northern New Jersey and works as an instructor in higher education. He also does motivational speaking at correctional facilities and public schools. "The Power of the Gift" is a book so simple and practical that anyone can use its principles and most importantly "THEY WORK".