Regarding Happiness

Baxter, Charles
March 2008
Southern Review;Spring2008, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p244
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on real happiness. It offers a brief review on the content stories featured in the book of poetry published in 1970. The author relates his experience in writing his own novels and stories about real happiness and discusses conversations he has had with his family and friends on the subject of the significance of happiness in life.


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