Following conservative commentator Daisy Cousens', er, "interesting" tribute to Bill Leak in The SpectatorCrikey has acquired* a chapter from her forthcoming autobiography:

Many people ask me why I became a journalist. “With your looks, Daisy,” they say, “you could’ve been anything you want. Why enter the relatively unattractive field of journalism?” I always tell them the same story of why I decided to devote myself to exposing the feminist left via journalism rather than becoming a model or mistress of a billionaire as most people would assume I am.