Paul Kalanithi discovered, after years of training as a neurosurgeon, that he was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. At the age of thirty-six, he had to confront his own mortality, the child he was leaving behind, and what he’s learned in his short time on earth.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Jhumpa Lahiri, set out to become completely fluent in Italian. She became absorbed with self-expression and the limitations and opportunities presented by a foreign language.
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