I was born in California and moved to Tennessee in 1997. I started this blog as a 1st year  Architecture student at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. I enjoy photography, writing, drawing, and collage.

To me the following quote, by Calvin Coolidge, defines not only the process of architecture, but any other endeavor.

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent…