WINSTON Churchill referred to depression as his “black dog”.
Battling depression and the journey from Aston Villa to the Kilkenny County Final
BY SHANE STAPLETON
WINSTON Churchill referred to depression as his “black dog”. If you’ve never experienced it, trying to make people understand its effects can be a hopeless task. Mikey Drennan is learning to live with depression, and speaks eloquently of its torture on his winding road from Kilkenny to Aston Villa FC to now facing into a Kilkenny county hurling final with James Stephens this weekend.