The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show Carlos Fuentes on Destiny and Desire 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.