Relationships change and the past isn’t some static thing you could keep forever like a photograph. No one seems to understand that. Just because something happened, it doesn’t mean it will mean the same thing to you forever. It changes with you.
Looking back at my past self, I am so glad that I was still on my contemporary kick when requesting my summer ARCs, because they have truly been a light in the darkness of endless months of uncertainty and, honestly, anxiety.
And one of the brightest lights, to be sure, was Ciara Smyth’s brilliant debut, The Falling in Love Montage.Continue reading “THE FALLING IN LOVE MONTAGE: A Tender Exploration of Love, Forgiveness, and Moving On”