Lei Wang

Lei Wang has had various lives as a science journalist, a happiness researcher, a private investigator, and a dream coach, and is currently writing a book about consciousness hacking: a modern understanding of spiritual enlightenment through science. A graduate of the University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program, she lives in Iowa City. This is her first U. S. literary publication.

Person of Heart

A writer reflects on the life, loves, and literary traditions of the title character in The Tale of Genji, noticing the nuances of seasons passing and the complications of lost canons.