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D Michael Hardy

D. Michael Hardy is an American writer of contemporary fiction and poetry. He is the author of the book "Pain and Longing: Poetry and Photography." Born in Maryland, he grew up in the Tampa Bay area of Florida and has been a regular patron of The Castle and other clubs in Ybor City since 1999. He has also lived in Los Angeles, California off and on over the years. His influences include Bret Easton Ellis, Charles Bukowski, Jack Kerouac, Jay McInerney, and Joe McGinniss Jr. He has written a screenplay and numerous short stories and poetry, and is currently hard at work on his first novel.