SEASON 4, EPISODE 428 | AIRED ON 10/27/13

Oprah and Best-Selling Author Anne Lamott: The 3 Essential Prayers

Anne Lamott, the New York Times best-selling author of Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers, Operating Instructions and Bird by Bird, joins Oprah at her home in Hawaii to talk about the three types of prayer that can help anyone through challenging times. Anne introduces her latest book, Stitches: A Handbook on Meaning, Hope and Repair, a funny and profoundly moving meditation on the search for meaning and how we can make the wounded parts of ourselves whole again, stitch by stitch. Plus, she opens up about her recovery from addiction and her ongoing commitment to appreciate the sacred in everyday life.