Darryl has been writing poetry for most of his life. Mostly inspired by experiences he has been able to create works that are metaphors of a situation. Darryl has been formally educated as a Systems Engineer. He has a Masters in Systems Engineering from Penn State University and a Bachelors in Computer Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. His book The Reputation of Romance is the first of his literary works. Darryl has a number of projects in the works.