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Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Rena - Goodreads

Styron's writing about his own depression is both heartfelt and objective. His language cuts to the truth of the matter and his examination of the disease and how it has affected so many others was very informative. Both plain spoken and erudite, I've always appreciated his narrative voice. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Matt Friedman - Goodreads

Disturbing and insightful, for anyone who has experienced, or knows anyone who has experienced, the depths of depression. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Jeffrey Mcandrew - Goodreads

Brilliant! Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

A brief but intimate look at the author's personal experience with a bout of severe depression. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Mike Lester - Goodreads

I've read this slim volume three or four times now, and each time I take something new away from the experience. That's quite an achievement for such a short book, and one I am grateful for. Styron ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

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Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Maggie - Goodreads

A short, but poignant memoir about what it's like to live with major depression. Styron deserves a lot of credit for sharing about such a personal struggle- suicidal thoughts are not something easy to ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

"And so we came forth, and once again beheld the stars." As someone who suffers from depression and an attempted self-annihilation once before, I found that Styron's description of his "descent" runs ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Rod - Goodreads

A powerful description of what depression feels like from the inside (a feeling which Styron says the very word "depression" does not quite capture). Playwright Jean Kerr once described hope as "the ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

At times reading, I thought why is this part here? Not withstanding, at the end, I said "Yes. He knows something about this. And he offers hope." Worth reading. (Very short.) Read full review


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