Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login

Easter Everywhere by Darcey Steinke

by Gwen (follow)
Gwen O'Toole is the director of a boutique event management and creative services company, The Ideas Library. Visit www.TheIdeasLibrary.com.au
Non-Fiction (83)      Memoir (26)     


easter everywhere
Easter Everywhere by Darcey Steinke. Cover image courtesy of Amazon.


For the first few chapters of this book, I wasn't quite sure what to think, but I'm so glad I stuck with it. I picked it up as I rather enjoyed some of her other books and she has a quirky style of writing that is confrontational but poetic at the same time.

For a memoir, it's pretty short and a very quick read. Steinke grows up in a home where her father is a Lutheran pastor and her mother is clinically depressed.

The mother leaves the family to endure shock therapy but never recovers from the disappointment of what has become her life with her husband and children.

It brings up some interesting thoughts and questions about God and people's understanding of who God is and what their beliefs mean to them.

Certainly a thought provoking, quirky and interesting read.

#Memoir
#Non-Fiction
I like this Article - 5
More Articles by Gwen
view all articles by Gwen
Articles by Gwen on Other Hubs
While it's perfectly normal (and even expected) for men to get 'cold feet' leading up to the big day...
278 views
ID: 14610
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
Categories
Fiction (361)
Question (186)
Writing (22)
Comics (46)
Poetry (16)
Essay (8)
Humour (81)
Fantasy (68)
Romance (25)
Lesbian (15)
LGBT (13)
Zombies (11)
Sex (2)
Gay (2)
Food (2)
Myth (1)
Action (1)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version