Fergal Keane took literary journalism to the frontlines and became our poet laureate of news. Only the other night, wanting to read something brilliant, I opened up his Letter to Daniel. An inspiration. A one-off. Looking forward to what comes next.
Journalists can develop PTSD and mental health issues during their careers. We support the BBC's Fergal Keane for speaking openly about his diagnosis and encourage all journalists to consider their psychological well being. Find more resources here:
Even with his decades of experience, Fergal Keane is always complimentary about relative nobodies like me. He’s an inspiring journalist who’s still teaching us by being so brave & open about PTSD. I’m rooting for you, we all are
Plight of Niger's child brides & battle to eradicate practice - watch Fergal Keane's report