About Darryl

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Darryl and his wife, June, live in Northwest Florida with a bobtail cat named Sugar Plum. He has a masters degree in health care administration from Trinity University and spent twenty-eight years working in the health care industry.

His newest novel, Satan Shoal, was released in March, 2016. It is set in Key West and marks the return of Jack and Molly.

The Care Card, was released in December, 2014. In August 2015, it won a Gold medal from the Florida Authors and Publishers Association and in October 2015, won a second place 2015 Royal Palm Literary Award from the Florida Writers Association.

The Pill Game, his third book, was released in January, 2014. It marked the return of Jack Davis and Molly Byrne, who debuted in The Medicine Game. In August 2014, it won a Silver medal from the Florida Authors and Publishers Association. In October 2014, it won a third place 2014 Royal Palm Literary Award.

His second novel, A Case of Revenge, won a second place 2013 Royal Palm Literary Award for published thriller/suspense.

The Medicine Game was his first novel, and won a 2013 Royal Palm Literary Award for third place in the published thriller/suspense category.

He has always loved reading. As a child growing up in middle-class surroundings, books offered an escape and a chance to experience the world in ways he never thought possible.

A successful businessman and entrepreneur, he finally decided to pursue his first love of writing. Darryl’s wish is that his readers will be transported and entertained in the same way that he still is today.

He is former president of the Tallahassee Writers Association, a member of the Florida Writers Association, Florida Authors and Publishers Association, and The Writers’ Workshop of Asheville.