Return to Islamoradaby John F. Dillon
Return to Islamorada interweaves human drama and nautical adventure. it is as story of internal and external conflicts of a self-doubting middle age Captain and his crew of three friends; a successful businessman facing a mid-life crisis; a strapping youth with an excess of testosterone and a claustrophobic on a foolherdy current day voyage and a devastating hurricane of yesterday. Their destnation: a string of islands of a sub-tropical paradise in the center of the archipelago called Islamorada. Realistic Florida setting aids the text in relatinga a tale that enacts the determination of a group of men to battle against the power of nature to survive.
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Meet the Author
John F. Dillon was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1937. He attended grammar and high school on Long Island before enlisting in the US Navy. Following an Honorable Discharge, he married, fathered four sons and obtained employment in the Aerospace Industry. He obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree from CW Post College in 1969. In 1986, he relocated to Florida where, in his late fifties, he was downsized into the ranks of the unemployed and immediately began a career as a novelist and short story writer. His books include, "Return to Islamorada", "Downsized", “Teejus Journey”, “The Fool and the Jew,” Drunken Forecast”, "A Tale before Departure." and “Passage Notes” (a collection of short stories appearing on web site: https;//johnfdillon.com.
He currently resides with his wife Sharon in Tamarac, Florida.
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