Got my palms read. Among many things, she told me I had a terrible energy about me, weighing down. Said she’d lift it, but I told her to leave it right there.

I was a textbook illustrator for my college when this fortune found me. I was thankful to have had a job straight out of school and met some truly genuine people there. Three months in, I got a phone call that changed the entire course of my life.

In short, I put in my two weeks and moved to Los Angeles, California to start anew.