Danny Rood and Emily Writes

Danny Rood works full-time in environmental management. Part-time, he's a photographer who captures the emotions in our dark skies. Emily Writes is Spinoff Parents editor. www.dannyrood.com. Emily Writes is the editor of The Spinoff Parents and author of Rants in the Dark: From One Tired Mama To Another. www.emilywrites.co.nz

Elliot has a brain tumour

Inside the oncology day ward at Wellington Children's Hospital, a little girl has her final round of chemotherapy. Her family allowed The Spinoff Parents to come to the session and share some of their story with readers. Photos by Danny Rood. Words by Emily Writes.