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Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Marek - Goodreads

William Styron's own story of his journey into depression is moving and a must-read for anyone trying to understand it. It's honest and moving, although disturbing. But Styron is open and honest with it and his honesty is sometimes difficult to read. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Bob Carroll - Goodreads

I guess I was expecting something different, I don't know, maybe something more from a writer of William Styron's stature. I was hoping for something more insightful and perhaps more eloquent to ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Kaethe - Goodreads

Styron explains in detail and eloquence exactly how much depression sucks. 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

Review: Darkness Visible

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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