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According to John O'Donoghue, Bobby Baker shows how art can explain more than words in her award-winning book of 'Diary Drawings'

drawing of a woman dressed in blue holding a large knife in the air

Day 165: My Psychotherapist. Image © Bobby Baker; photograph © Andrew Whittuck

John O'Donoghue reviews Bobby Baker’s award-winning book of 158 diary drawings, which give a record of the artist's dealings with mental health services, coping with breast cancer, and her struggle to get the treatment she felt she needed.