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Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Abailart - Goodreads

Revisited this. It is a literary gem as well as a marvellous compression into one short essay of that conceptually infinite beast called Depression. It came to mind after reading Thompson's The City ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Dolores Geyer - Goodreads

Moving story of a man descending into madness. This is a short story but will give you empathy for anyone with a mental illnes. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Frank Spencer - Goodreads

This is an excellent description of what his depression was like. I'll now finish his daughter's memoir. Reading them together is interesting. 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

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

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User Review  - Lee Ann - Goodreads

I read this years ago and thought it was really brave for him to write so candidly about depression at a time when so few people talked about it. Beautifully expressed. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - robert - Goodreads

For me the darkness felt more conceptual than visible. Read full review

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User Review  - Laverne - Goodreads

Perfect description of clinical depression. Read full review

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User Review  - Jesse - Goodreads

A very fine and frightening and at-times-beautiful book. If you've ever felt the fragility of your own mind, ever known deep sadness, this book is a bit of a wonder, comforting and disconcerting at ... Read full review

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User Review  - Deb - Goodreads

no one describes the feeling quite like Styron.......this book made me feel i was in good company Read full review


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