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Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Michael Connolly - Goodreads

Styron does a great job of making the reader feel his despair. To the person suffering from depression, the future looks unbelievably bleak. There is no rational evidence that the future will be ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Meen - Goodreads

I have some identification with his depression, but also a lot of disconnect, none of which I can write about right now. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Whitney - Goodreads

This book tackles a delicate but important issue and does a pretty good job of it. Darkness Visible could help people living with depression feel less alone and contribute to their friends' and family ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Leah - Goodreads

Interesting and well written as case history, and of course evocative descriptions of the symptoms of depression, but not anything like Styron's novels in terms of beauty and power. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Kiessa - Goodreads

This book is a writer's chronicle of depression. Similar to Marya Hornbacher's book, Madness, the courageous description is thorough in a way that a writer can capture better than any mental health ... 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: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Zigforas - Goodreads

"All of this emphasizes an essential though difficult reality which I think needs stating at the outset of my own chronicle: the disease of depression is a great mystery. It has yielded its secrets to ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Deborah - Goodreads

brings the black dog to awful life Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Rebeccah - Goodreads

Overall, pretty good. A short quick read, with some really great insights, although some of Styron's statements about depression seemed a little false and left me wondering where he got his ... Read full review


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