A Journey to the Unknown
About the Book
Tired of staring at the four walls of a chapter that has ended, Gigi follows the voice of her soul, which cries for change and broken patterns and procedures. After realizing that routine limits, stifles, and imprisons her, she embarks on a journey to discover her soul’s desire. She carries with her a bag filled with things she assumes will give her strength, power, and determination; she has no idea that these are the very things that hinder her. Her quest is to go to Callicoon, a small town located in upstate New York. She remembers it as a place where she breathes peace and beauty, with a stillness that brings her closer to God. To get entry into Callicoon, however, she must overcome herself. She faces many difficulties, but the biggest one is at the Churchill, a vendors’ road that appears to be a colorful and fun place. The people there dress in vivid colors and have excessive charisma. Captivated, Gigi decides to camp there for a while to release her mind from the chaos she has faced up until then. Shortly after her arrival, she encounters the greatest challenge of her life. Can she find the key to freeing herself from her attachments? This novel follows one woman’s mystical journey into the unknown as she pursues personal growth through fear, faith, and courage.
About the Author
Juana Vasquez was born in the Dominican Republic in 1971 and immigrated to the United States in 1990. Her interest in human behavior and in challenging herself led her to study the science of religion and metaphysics over the course of twenty years. She currently lives in New York City.