Journey to Nepal. Travel with a young artist on her true adventures in the 70s—a time of free love, drugs, the peace movement, and an explosive art scene as she searches for meaning in her own life.
After heartbreak at home, she wins a scholarship to England and journeys across Europe to Nepal, with her sense of humor and sketchbook at her side.
At first, she follows her English boyfriend, then treks alone through the Himalaya foothills. She meets a Patron of the Arts, the head Lama, a Gurkha warrior, and faces risky situations in search of what she ultimately learns means most to her. Journey with her as she discovers real life is rich with characters doing extraordinary things every day. “Lynda Cain Hubbard tells a fascinating true story of self-discovery and maturation on her travels through Nepal.
Accompanied by an ever-present sketchpad and enthusiasm born of youth, the reader fears for her safety as she encounters frightening people and situations, and smiles as she grows in understanding.
“It is an exciting read!”
Lee A. Jackman, author Becoming Lee-a memoir, 2014
Loving Dangerously: Journey to Nepal. A Story of Adventure and Risk is Lynda Cain Hubbard’s memoir of her journey-turned-spiritual awakening. If you are searching for something, for answers, for peace, for a way to move on with life while never leaving behind lessons hard learned, then Loving Dangerously can become a guide book on how to do it with grace, a love for humanity, and a grand sense of adventure that will never leave you. —an inspiring story for readers of all ages.
“Easy to read, flowing style with a sense of humor. Her perspective of what she was thinking and what motivated her along the way made me see the personal dangers she faced and how she resolved things in a new light. It kept my interest throughout the book and I couldn’t put it down.”
“How can a lone young woman survive the trip to Nepal?” ”A True Story” Find out about her frightening incidents, escaping characters along the way and betrayed by friends, and how she overcame and handled them. A true story where the heroine manages to find the best in sticky situations (with none of the comforts of home!)
” What would you do for love?” ” Take an adventure!”
“This book gripped me and kept me moving through all the places she traveled. I liked the way the author reveals the secrets of life she discovers despite hard times, along with a few surprises. The characters made me want to join them in their trek and she described situations and realizations in this memoir that I have not thought about before. Very enlightening as well as entertaining.”