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La Fugue du papillon by Elysa Day (pen name of Elodie Windels (MSc 2006))

10 January 2014

La Fugue du papillon (in English, The Runaway Butterfly) is an initiatory journey in which the narrator discovers that by following her heart she becomes the creator of her destiny and, by doing so, that the universe conspires to fulfil her dreams. La Fugue du papillon also evokes the power of love: the ultimate master of self-fulfilment.

La Fugue du papillon (in English, The Runaway Butterfly) is an initiatory journey in which the narrator discovers that by following her heart she becomes the creator of her destiny and, by doing so, that the universe conspires to fulfil her dreams. La Fugue du papillonalso evokes the power of love: the ultimate master of self-fulfillment.

It is a love story bringing us back to ourselves. The narrator seeks to understand why this love is different from the previous ones. What she learns during her travels by metro, train, bus, airplanes and on foot, as she is propelled inside herself, is that she is the most precious being to love. The people she meets, in the various American cities, are nothing other than mirrors in front of which she deepens the knowledge of herself. Along this tale, the boundaries of the soul melt with North-American social boundaries, thought, intuition and the heart exceeding reason.

The pages of this novel will captivate you. Because who has never been confused by desire and passion?

The book can be purchased via the publisher's website.