Danielle Joseph

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Danielle Joseph was a college DJ for five years on the Gyroscope, a world music show. She also interned at several top Boston radio stations while earning her BFA in Creative Writing and an MA in Marketing Communications and Advertising from Emerson College. She has taught Creative Writing and English to Middle school students.  Originally from Cape Town, South Africa, Danielle now lives in Miami, Florida with her husband and two young sons. These days you can find her cruising around with the tunes blaring and her internal DJ hard at work.

Photo Credit: Michael Sylver

Books by this Author

Shrinking Violet

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Follow your dreams, not your worries.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. I'm happy being at home but I've always wanted to visit the island of Madeira.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I really loved being a DJ.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Gargamel from the Smurfs.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Iron Lion Zion by Bob Marley, What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong, Crazy by Seal, Hey There Delilah by the Plain White T's and Ironic by Alanis Morrisette.