Moving to a new home is transformative for a child. Being torn away from one farm and resettled in another farm carried both pain and new adventure for Lawn Griffiths, author of Batting Rocks over the Barn—An Iowa Farm Boy’s Legacy.
It was March 1954 when his parents pulled up roots from an uncle’s farm near Polk City, Iowa, and moved to a farm 100 miles to the northeast in G . . .