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Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - *heartrl* - Goodreads

A much needed and articulate portrait of depressing. I found a lot of interesting information and felt it to be a touching memoir, but also felt it lacked a bit of emotional connection. It was full of ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Dougald Blue - Goodreads

Part of research for memoir. Interesting. I heard him speak on this at the Virginia Museum several years ago. Great writer made greater by is ability to articulate clinical depression he experienced. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

Styron turns his writing talent to an apt and frightening description of his depressive episode. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Estie - Goodreads

In this short book the award winning novelist William Styron attempts to describe his experience with a severe suicidal depression. While he repeatedly claims that the actual subjective experience of ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Cbats - Goodreads

well written, hideously depressing. Read it only on a good day. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

I now have a much better understanding of depression. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Celeste - Goodreads

Placing this book in historical context, it probably deserves 4 or 5 stars. As one of the first mental illness memoirs of its kind, the book is a brave project. But for me, having read a countless ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Parker F - Goodreads

Just as it isn't fun to hang out with depressed person, it isn't fun to read about one either. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Connie - Goodreads

A personal journey through deep depression by the author. Sometimes books such as this make me depressed. He tells what happened to him. Not everybodies jounvey is the same. The pain and hopelessnes is. Another Kindle Daily Deal. It was okay. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Donna - Goodreads

Really hard book to read. The author reveals his struggle with depression & suicidal thoughts and it is awful. I read it to try and understand depression and was amazed how incapicitating it is. Read full review


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