Join Ellie Dias for an interactive talk with photographs and video clips about her debut novel inspired by a solo journey to Himalayan villages, farms and jungles of Bhutan, Nepal, and Tibet. Her story combines personal lessons, adventure, travel, growth, and humor. Seeking to experience simplicity and contentment in the “Happiest Place on Earth”, Dias struggles to jettison her Western ways while lugging a 95-pound suitcase of bare necessities. Everything that could go wrong on her spiritual journey did. It was a fiasco that left her wondering whether the Universe – via her Big Red suitcase – was trying to teach her something, and was she ready to learn…

Tuesday, February 27th 

7:00 pm 

WEST SPRINGFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY | 200 Park Street, West Springfield, Ma 01089

For more information contact Christopher Frank at 413-7364561