Home isn’t an easy concept for me. My dad wasn’t in the military — he was a mechanical engineer always on the lookout for more money and more challenging work — but we moved around. A lot.
We constantly pulled up stakes and traveled to wherever the next job site was. By the time I was four, we had moved five times. By the time I was a sophomore in high school, it was up to twelve moves, seven different school districts, and six different states. My family moved back to southern California during my junior year in college, when I was in design school in Richmond, Virginia — and they have all had many moves themselves since then. Continue Reading →