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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  - Beth - Goodreads

I wish this book was required reading for all college freshmen. It provides an articulate and, in my opinion, accurate description of how distressing and destructive depression can be. It is very readable (both in length and prose). I know I will be recommending this book. Read full review

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User Review  - Brad Please See Mine - Goodreads

Styron describes his experience with depression from a clinical, biological and perceptual level. The writing is impeccable and some passages are truly transcendent. Styron traces the history of ... 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

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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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User Review  - Concon - Goodreads

Top ten. Styron is my all-time favorite. Read full review

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User Review  - Adrian - Goodreads

Portrait into mind of clinical depression. Short, but very descriptive and poignant. Read full review


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