When he was 24, author Matt Haig suffered an emotional breakdown and tried to take his own life. He was unable to do so. In this short book he takes a brief look at the journey he took trying to overcome the depression and anxiety that had led him to contemplate suicide.
This was a quick story written in under ten minutes at the first 84 Words event at my local cafe. I’m not used to sharing my work with others, so I was a bit nervous, but I really shouldn’t have been: it was great fun.