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Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Deodand - Goodreads

I'm recommending this book to everyone who's never been depressed. It's a short read, being a slightly longer version of an article Styron wrote for Vanity Fair about his experience with psychosis. It was good to hear his voice in my head again; I always did like his prose. Read full review

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User Review  - Renee Rothhaas - Goodreads

It had some good points, however i felt it was hard to identify with the writer due to some over descriptions. Read full review

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User Review  - Clara - Goodreads

Well written, of course. Unfortunatley, the topic was familiar to me and the author described the undescribable as well as any I have read. Read full review

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User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

An interesting true story about a popular writer's struggles with major depression and his wife's unwaivering loyalty to him despite his struggles. A quick, easy read. Read full review

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User Review  - Jayme - Goodreads

Some may disagree, But this book was riveting, REAL, And in ways, Scary beautiful. It painted a picture so vivid into my mind. It hit close to home in some places, Scared me in others. It's not a book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wendi - Goodreads

An interesting memoir. Read full review

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User Review  - Barbara - Goodreads

Interesting book. Well written. Many literary references including title from John Milton's Paradise Lost. Watched Charlie Rose's programs one with William Stryon discussing depression and another with his wife, Rose Stryon discussing book of WS's unpublished essays: Havanas in Camelot Read full review

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User Review  - Peacegal - Goodreads

If the word "depression" makes you think of trendy emo kids dressed in black, this is a book you need to read. This is the best and most true-to-life account of clinical depression I have ever ... Read full review

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User Review  - 'Ailina Willis - Goodreads

This book speaks the truth of Depression. Thank you, Mr. Styron, for allowing me to see a reality of my turmoil through the exactness of your words. Read full review

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User Review  - Davelowusa - Goodreads

Depressing as hell. Styron, one of my favorite authors, recounts his descent into crippling depression, which he claims to have conquered, but apparently never escaped from. Read full review


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