REAL POLICE WORK VS TV CRIME SHOWS

Reality of Police Work vs Crime Dramas I’m just an author, not a law enforcement officer. However, by writing over twenty crime novels, I’ve come to realize the stark difference between police work today and the way it is portrayed in TV dramas. Let’s call it the CSI...

Familial DNA – And More. December 15th Newsletter

Dan's Words Newsletter You can't damage your eyesight by looking at the bright side of things. Hello Friends,  Thanks to those who read No One is Safe! The feedback has been motivating!  Grab a copy. I promise you won't guess what happens. True Crime - Familial DNA - ...

No One is Safe – NEW – Luca Mystery – Book 15

The Luca series expanded, again.  No One is Safe, book 15 is now out! When the first girl goes missing… …his initial lead is the perfect lie. Is this a grand cover-up or a rush to judgment? With 20 years on the force, Detective Luca has seen much. A rape case and a...

Dan appears on The Chapter Goddess

Dan was a guest on The Chapter Goddess, a podcast and YouTube channel. They cover a lot of ground and you'll get an inside look at the craft of storytelling and life. Check it out. YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0kAt13XZzc Podcast -...

Wine Tidbits and Recommendations

A collection of newsletter wine references, and tips on enhancing your wine experience.  Remember, the fun is exploring new types of wine and regions. Nebbiolo - the legendary grape of Barolo and Barbaresco.  These wines can be magical but they're expensive. If you...

Dan Guests on Cops & Writers Podcast

It was a blast guesting on the wonderful and widely listened to Cops & Writers Podcast. The host, Patrick O'Donnell is the real deal and has a 25 year plus career in law enforcement. The latest episode of the Cops and Writers Podcast is now live with U.S.A....

The Weird, Whacky & Wild South

The Weird, Whacky & Wild South is a website devoted to exploring all the South (US) has to 'offer'. Since the Luca series is set in SW Florida, they did a piece on yours truly. Check it out here.

A Unexpected Surprise in the Florida Weekly

Naples author releases 14th novel in Luca Mystery Series April 07, 2022 Collier County resident Dan Petrosini is a regular guy, married with two daughters and a needy Maltese. A New York native, he teaches at local colleges, writes novels, and plays tenor saxophone in...