Meditative Story
Meditative Story
Dec 23, 2020
Nothing beats a failure but a try, by Kaya Henderson
Play • 33 min

Kaya Henderson has spent a career reimagining urban education for the 21st century. But Kaya’s faith in her own potential is tested during her first semester at a top-tier school. When she falls well short of her own standards, Kaya's exacting mother helps reframe her perspective on failure, turning what feels like the end of the road into a loving provocation to push on.

Get the transcript:

Sign up for the weekly Meditative Story newsletter, to get a timely episode reminder and a mini meditation in your inbox:

See Privacy Policy at and California Privacy Notice at

More episodes
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu