jenny lawsonHappiness interview: Jenny Lawson, also known as The Bloggess.
Last week, amid a lot of buzz, Jenny Lawson's new book, Let's Pretend This Never Happened: (A Mostly True Memoir) hit the shelves. I couldn't wait to read it, because I'm a big fan of her wildly popular blog, and the book made me laugh out loud. (If you've read it, I will just say "whimsy" was my favorite scene--you know the part I mean.)
Jenny's book is very funny, but it's also very serious, and the theme of happiness runs through it.
Gretchen: What's a simple activity that consistently makes you happier?
Jenny: Drinking? That's probably not a good answer though so let's change it to "watching Anchorman so many times I can say the lines before the actors do."
What's something you know now about happiness that you didn't know when you were 18 years old?
When I was 18 my severe anxiety disorder was still undiagnosed, so I guess what I didn't know then was that one day I would be happy. I wish IRead More »from "Happiness Shouldn't Be Associated with Guilt"