Category Moving

California: Not the Worst Place Ever

I moved to California with all the usual Oregonian bias: Californians are materialistic, money-obsessed bad drivers.  I came fully planning to dislike California.  Never in my life did I expect to live in California.  Then I got a job offer I couldn’t pass up and moved here.  I wouldn’t call myself a Californian yet, but […]

Crossing State Lines

I’m no stranger to moving.  Although my childhood home has been a constant since I was two years old, I’ve moved a lot.  It started at the age of ten when my parents split up.  I spent a week with my mom, then a week with my dad until I moved out for good.  Every […]