Lockard Young (L.F. Young) wrote a novella for middle-grade readers titled Ryan’s Legend. Morning Rain Publishing released the novella in December 2013 as its first ebook, with Young as its first published author. In early 2015, Morning Rain Publishing expects to release his sequel, The Legend Returns, in both ebook and paper format. Lockie also has a large poetry collection inspired by a trip to South Africa. He lives in rural New Brunswick, Canada, with his wife. They are the proud parents of two sons now serving in the Canadian Navy.