‘When Love Sticks Around’ is a collection of essays recounting the memories of love, hope and joy in dire times. The key takeaway of this book is to cherish each moment of life no matter how mundane it is and sometimes learn to let go or to quote Danielle’s late mother - “These are the most important moments”
Jerusha Abott is a humorous character who views the world with a tinge of humour. She's impulsive at times, but straightens herself when she's reminded of her manners that she learnt in the orphanage. Filled with nuggets of wisdom and humour 'Daddy Long Legs' is a delightful read.
"With regards to modern fantasy, especially young adult fantasy, I personally believe we need to break away from this idea that ”female characters have to be strong”, that they have to be mini-action-figures who are perfect." - Astrid VJ
"When you support independent authors, you are supporting independent publishers. And to any aspiring authors, please keep writing. Don’t give up. Write the bad stuff so the good stuff can come to the surface and breathe. " - Danielle Dayney
/Prompt/ Write a poem that includes the line - 'This too shall pass' Picking moments from my jar of memories,I recreate a worldwhere people appear from wordsAnd music fills the air of melancholyBut the bubble bursts.Breaking my reverie The candle which once symbolised hope,Falls, hurting my limbsThe scars bleedRendering me weak in my kneesReality comes … Continue reading This too shall pass