Award-winning former TV and radio news anchor Tracy Going says she wanted to write a 'horrible story in a beautiful way'.
Going and Eusebius McKaiser read aloud powerful extracts from her memoir 'Brutal Legacy'.
The book deals with the abuse she suffered at the hands of her father and later, her partner.
She explained that when she was beaten up, it lost her a sense of self and who she was.
Watch the full interview here...
(Warning: the interview contains explicit language)