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User Review  - labwriter - LibraryThing

What I liked most about Styron's book was his discussion of the onset of his depression, the fact that he first experienced it around age 60 and the possibility that it was delayed by a "lifetime" of ... Read full review

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User Review  - RRHowell - LibraryThing

As a personal memoir of depression by a superb writer this is an extraordinarily useful book for giving someone insight into what depression feels like. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Nichole - Goodreads

short book quick and engaging. his writing is supurb, i read lie down in darkness when i was 16 and was excited to reread so many years later...close to 20. He suffered his first depression when 60 ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mish - Goodreads

A good intro for the fledgling depressive, but I was expecting/hoping for some more depth. For that I would refer all to The Noonday Demon by Andrew Solomon. Read full review

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User Review  - Myriah - Goodreads

This book is brilliant. Go read it. Read full review

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User Review  - Alisa Moore - Goodreads

An insider's view of depression - a dated but well-written memoir. Read full review

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User Review  - Moira - Goodreads

Styron, the author of such works as 'Lie Down In Darknes', 'The Confessions of Nat Turner' and 'Sophie's Choice', chronicles his descent into depression, and the triumph of recovery. An illuminating ... 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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