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Most Disturbed Writers

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It's said that most great writers have a dark side. Here are examples that reinforce that theory.

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H.P. Lovecraft Report Abuse
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Franz Kafka Report Abuse
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Virginia Woolf Report Abuse
Woolf was tortured throughout her life, which ended in 1941 when she filled her pockets with stones and jumped into a river.
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Edgar Allan Poe Report Abuse
Poe's unstable state of mind led him to incoherently wander the streets of Baltimore and die shortly after.
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Philip Dick Report Abuse
Dick was diagnosed with schizophrenia and suffered from nervous breakdowns.
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Truman Capote Report Abuse
Heavy drug and alcohol use led Capote to become a moody recluse.
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Jack Kerouac Report Abuse
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Leo Tolstoy Report Abuse
Tolstoy suffered from frequent and increasingly strong depressive episodes.
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Richard Brautigan Report Abuse
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Ernest Hemingway Report Abuse
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Kurt Vonnegut Report Abuse
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Patricia Cornwell Report Abuse
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Charles Dickens Report Abuse
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Sylvia Plath Report Abuse
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Marquis de Sade Report Abuse
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Jonathan Swift Report Abuse
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Stephen Fry Report Abuse
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Allen Ginsburg Report Abuse
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Graham Greene Report Abuse
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