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Famous Author’s Self-Destructive Pursuit of Perfectionism

Famous Author’s Self-Destructive Pursuit of Perfectionism
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The brilliant American writer David Foster Wallace committed suicide on September 12th, 2008. He was only 46-years-old. For many months prior to his death, Wallace had been in a deep depression. About ten years after Wallace’s death, Dr. David Kessler M.D. ...

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