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A Little Happier: Novelist Amy Tan Didn’t Ask Her Unnamed Goddess for Glowing Reviews.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: Novelist Amy Tan Didn’t Ask Her Unnamed Goddess for Glowing Reviews.

Novelist Amy Tan recounts that as she was writing her second book, she prayed to unnamed goddess that she “be able to write the best book I could, and that no matter what happened to it, I would have no regrets.” Wisely, she didn’t pray for a particular outcome or some metric of success; she prayed that she would feel no regrets.
Podcast 297: Happier Podcast Book Club: Author Yaa Gyasi Talks about Family, Faith, Science, and Belonging in “Transcendent Kingdom.”
Podcast 297

Podcast 297: Happier Podcast Book Club: Author Yaa Gyasi Talks about Family, Faith, Science, and Belonging in “Transcendent Kingdom.”

We talk to writer Yaa Gyasi about her compelling bestselling novel “Transcendent Kingdom.”
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