DL Havlin is an eclectic author whose novels, novellas, and short stories mirror his rich, varied background. He has packed three lifetimes of experiences into one brim full existence. He believes, “The one big advantage writing at an advanced age provides is that life is what you know and not what you project it might be.” An avid lover of the outdoors and sports enthusiast, his passion for fishing, hunting and camping are frequently included in his writing. A deep love for nature and especially wild Florida often furnish settings for his work, but his travels make places such as Kiev, Singapore, London, New York, Modena, or Saxonhausen backgrounds for his stories as well. His unique combination of a vivid imagination and his ability to weave intricate plot lines, seasoned by his life-time exposure to fascinating story possibilities and his knowledge of human nature, provides the heart-felt, enjoyable reading his novels provide. He answers, “Why do you write?” by saying, “To entertain—that’s first, but to provoke thought is a close second. I firmly believe both are done through the heart, for the mind is seldom opened until it is emotionally conditioned to respond.” Come by and see me at www.dlhavlin.com and SandySays1.wordpress.com.
Courses for this term:
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The Loyal 14th Colony: Florida in the Revolutionary War
The Florida Legacy of Jake Summerlin: King of the Cattle Barons
Flaming Florida I- The Land of Perpetual War (1492-1808)
A Look at Hell- Invasion of Ukraine as Related by Two Men that Lived It
Here Come the Generals- Florida Boys James & Roy
The Patriot War- Florida's Little Known Time of Intrigue
Florida - The Forgotten Years
Operation Paperclip- Do Ends Justify Means?
Florida Historic Places and Museums