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Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

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The best depiction of depression I've ever read. It's painful to think that such a great writer of fiction suffered so much from this illness. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Frances Levy - Goodreads

The best depiction of depression I've ever read. It's painful to think that such a great writer of fiction suffered so much from this illness. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

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Wonderful writer(see Sophies Choice)An honest,illuminating account of his depression. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - John Mccormack - Goodreads

Wonderful writer(see Sophies Choice)An honest,illuminating account of his depression. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - DT - Goodreads

Brilliant. Revealing. Personable. Beautiful piece of writing toooo! For anyone who think they may suffer from depression or is actually diagnosed with it, I highly recommend giving this essay a read ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Darlene - Goodreads

Depression...it affects most people at times during their life. For William Styron, depression was a hovering and oppressive daily manifestation he could not escape. This little book began as an essay ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Karishma - Goodreads

This is a brutally honest and evocative chronicle of William Styron's experience of the depths of a severe depressive episode when he came close to taking his own life, being no longer able to bear ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Rena Sherwood - Goodreads

This small memoir by the late great author William Styron (best known for "Sophie's Choice") reveals more about what depression does to a person than most medical texts many times its thickness. If ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

I've always thought that a novelist, above a therapist or psychologist, is better equipped to describe depression. William Styron's candor and eloquence fully encompass the depths of this disease that ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

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Clear and insightful book into the author's actual experience of a major depressive episode while reflecting on others who have experienced the same. It brought to mind Robin Williams' suicide as well as our culture's response to it. Read full review


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