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User Review  - christinejoseph - LibraryThing

memoir of depression - very good! A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron's true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression ... Read full review

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User Review  - bibleblaster - LibraryThing

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

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User Review  - TimBazzett - LibraryThing

DARKNESS VISIBLE, by William Styron. I read this "Memoir of Madness" in just a couple hours. At barely eighty pages, it's a quick read, albeit one packed with information about the dangerous disease ... Read full review

Darkness visible: a memoir of madness

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Nearly 40 years ago, Styron published his first novel, Lie Down in Darkness , which revolved around the suicide of a young woman, Peyton Loftis. Now, he tells the short but very moving story of the ... Read full review


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