I wouldn’t call me brave.


Over the last few weeks, since I began my latest unexpected battle with the Black Dog, I have received a tremendous amount of support from my friends and family. I have also received something that I never expected. Gratitude.

Gratitude and thanks from friends and acquaintances who have been able to read about my struggle and realise that they are not alone in their own battle with their particular Black Dog. These similarly strong, independent and indomitable people who are now coming to me and thanking me for being