I Always Want to Be Somewhere Else

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    Always One Step Away From Where I Want To Be

    The thing with me is: I am always wanting to see what's around the next corner. I am the happiest when I am some place new, even of it is just walking deeper is some woods. I just enjoy staying on the move. I get so restless staying in the same rut of going to work, home,and pay...
    Paul34dsmith Paul34dsmith
    41-45, M
    Nov 12, 2011

    Always Moving

    nomatter what its from, the easy cure for it,is going to places.once you arrive,go somewhere else.it does not matter if you stay in a place (bar,friends...)for just a couple of minutes.when you dont feel good,just leave.and if you want to go somewhere and then you dont want...
    akillforsilence akillforsilence
    26-30, F
    Jun 12, 2009

    Unveiling, By Linda Pastan (b. 1932)

    In the cemetary a mile away from where we used to live my aunts and mother, my father and uncles lie in two long rows, almost the way they used to sit around the long planked table at family dinners. And walking beside the graves today, down one straight path and up...
    yesmaybe yesmaybe
    Sep 25, 2008

    Catching Up With Friends

    Today I got a chance to talk to an old flying buddy from page AZ. It was nice to talk about flying with someone that understands that passion. We even talked about me coming back out west to visit. This really lifted my spirits.
    Paul34dsmith Paul34dsmith
    41-45, M
    Nov 16, 2011

    Small Christmas

    This year saddens me; after nineteen years this Christmas is going to be the slimmest. I hope the kids aren't disappointed this year, as a parent I always strive to not disappoint them. I just want everyone to be happy but this year I can't cover all there list. I don't know if...
    Paul34dsmith Paul34dsmith
    41-45, M
    Nov 30, 2011

    Lion Tamer

    i want to be a fish. a selfish one which  lives in a ocean and loves nobody
    tamer01 tamer01
    22-25, M
    Jul 29, 2011

    Teeter-totter Chronicles

    the ratio is 100:1... for the one place i am, there are 99 places i could have been which i feel could have been more promising but i console myself cos something bad might have happened
    jupiteronearth jupiteronearth
    22-25, F
    4 Responses May 27, 2008

    Cape Town

    There is someone very special to me in Cape Town....that's where I want to be right this minute.
    AbandonedArchangel AbandonedArchangel
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 9, 2010

    is there is any end to the war .

    ... just wounding ...... its so fu****ing difficult to live among it
    amirfares amirfares
    31-35, M
    Jan 29, 2016

    I can never stay in one place

    for long without going insane :/
    directionergirl5087 directionergirl5087
    22-25, F
    Dec 24, 2013

    A Place I Yearn For Now...

    I'm wishing to be in a place... That is sunny...yet cold,perhaps an autumn noon... By the harbor... Sitting on a bench there... With the salty wind whipping at my face... As I pull my muffler higher to cover my cold pink cheeks... I will be watching the day go by slowly...but...
    ellen183 ellen183
    22-25, F
    Sep 24, 2010

    I would like to be somewhere warm all of the

    year around. I dread it when the winter comes here. It's so cold.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 22, 2015

    I Don't Get It

    Regardless of where I am, I always want to be somewhere else.  The other places sound great in my mind until I actually get up and start moving toward them.  Then, I just want to stay put.  But, then I don't want to be in that place either.  I dread even...
    jamesd jamesd
    2 Responses Mar 6, 2008
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