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Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Autumn - Goodreads

I have mixed feelings about this book. I decided to read it because there are a few chapters from it included in The Unholy Ghost and I really enjoyed those excerpts. I guess mostly the thing that was ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Kate Peckham - Goodreads

Meh. This was highly recommended to me, but I found it dense and difficult- not because of the subject matter but because of the writing style. Usually I am a big fan of memoirs about mental illness. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Kate Peckham - Goodreads

Meh. This was highly recommended to me, but I found it dense and difficult- not because of the subject matter but because of the writing style. Usually I am a big fan of memoirs about mental illness. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Ted Fristrom - Goodreads

I was a little disappointed, perhaps because I misunderstood from the beginning that this was really a lecture on Styron's experiences with depression rather than a memoir. He does a good job of ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Beccahartzell - Goodreads

I decided to actually contribute to Goodreads...rather than just read all of your comments. :) This book was super interesting...only problem is that it made me feel like I was going mad too...I kept ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Beccahartzell - Goodreads

I decided to actually contribute to Goodreads...rather than just read all of your comments. :) This book was super interesting...only problem is that it made me feel like I was going mad too...I kept ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Derek - Goodreads

Styron is a bit more given to ostentatious language than I tend to like, but there were some very interesting insights into the nature of depression which resonated with me. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Derek - Goodreads

Styron is a bit more given to ostentatious language than I tend to like, but there were some very interesting insights into the nature of depression which resonated with me. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Katie Lynn - Goodreads

I don't really see what all the fuss is about with this one. It was fine, but certainly nothing superfab revelatory. Basically, depression is painful and no one can understand unless they've been ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Carrie Nilles - Goodreads

This short book basically is a literary look at depression. I am not sure what I was expecting from the author of such works as Lie Down in Darkness, The Confessions of Nat Turner, and Sophie's Choice ... Read full review


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