We Are What We Overcome is Matt's body of work towards his own mental health happiness and desire to share his experiences to help others.
Comprised of 4 distinct elements, there is something for everyone. Click on links below for more information.
One man's journey to good mental health via a very bad idea.
2018: rather than see a psychiatrist, Matt, a musician with no theatrical experience, chose to perform an unwritten show at the greatest arts festival on the planet, the Edinburgh Fringe.
Today: Matt weaves tales of how he got to and came back from the brink of suicide. Moving between heartfelt stories, self-deprecating humour, and compelling original songs; this is the path Matt took from breakdown to talking publicly. Tickets for Edinburgh Fringe 2022 are on sale now...
Who knows when anything starts. There is no definite time or place when things take a turn. I suppose there rarely is anything so specific.
Who knows when that line is crossed; when does a headache become a migraine, sadness becomes depression? When does a fleeting question become a statement of fact? More to come...