So she took lessons, and found her calm. "I didn’t start doing it for that purpose," she says, "but it’s totally calming and. Smith went on to recount the experience in her memoir, “Unlikely Angel,” crediting Rick Warren’s inspirational bestseller “The Purpose Driven Life” as playing the. grace and spiritual introspection. She is the Founder of Ladies of Virtue, an award-winning mentoring program that has empowered over 1,000 girls to…