In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
Donald L Marino was born in central Pa as Donald L Murray Jr. As a senior in high school, Donald wrote his first book, a Hardy boys style that got him an A in English class. Donald spent four years in the Army, where he lived in Germany and was in the first Gulf War. Since coming home, he moved to northeast Pa where Donald was involved with community theater for over twelve years and also took an improve class in New York City. Donald married his husband, Anthony, and took his last name, Marino. Donald love going to Rehoboth with his husband, but also loves sitting at home and writing. Donald loves to write because it gives him a chance to be creative. He loves the challenge of figuring out plots and how to make them work. Donald’s favorite author is Terry Brooks.