The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show Carlos Fuentes on Destiny and Desire Listen 15 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/109857/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Carlos Fuentes talks about his new novel, Destiny and Desire, an epic of passion, magic, and desire in modern Mexico. Set in a world where free will battles with the wishes of the gods, the story blends mysticism and realism.