I Am a Hippie At Heart

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    Tomboy, softball, sketch books,

    camping trips, bonfires, smily face weed bags, vintage, and rock music. Hippie at heart.
    AlaskanBeautyQueen AlaskanBeautyQueen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2014

    Freedoms And Peace

    Yes, the hippie movement may have been absorbed into the western culture of fame, fashion and finance, but there are still a few people aspiring to emulate people like that generation, or the Beats. There was so hoped for simplicity of life. Whether the modern religion of must...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 27, 2013
    deleted deleted
    Feb 29

    I've always been a hippie,

    I guess. Ever since I was a younger child, I've loved nature, peace, singing, a more simple way of living and living honestly and kindly. I only ever really connect with people like me. I have a deep, spiritual connection with Mother Earth and I try to take care of her as much...
    LeavesOfSunshine LeavesOfSunshine
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2014

    Why is it so hard to respect the planet we live

    on? Everything that sustains us comes from this earth; we do not have another. Is it so hard to see that when we degrade the planet, we degrade ourselves. I live in a city and it seems we have runoff all the other wildlife so that we are only left with the rats and the...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2014

    I remember my mother loved being a hippie.

    She loved the movement as well with the music and the burning of her bras. My mother went braless then and even now. My mother is 69 years old now and still goes braless. I am a hippie at heart and love going braless as well.
    sunbathingatbeach sunbathingatbeach
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2014
    Missiontohappy Missiontohappy
    16-17, F
    Mar 10

    I've always been drawn to simple things.

    I have dreams of living simplistically with just myself and music and love. I want to live with respect for the earth, animals, plants, and people around me.
    singalot singalot
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 28, 2013

    I'm a hippie at heart with a gypsy soul

    and I hate being in one place for very long so I travel to meet new people and experience new things. Message me maybe I'll see you one day flower child. ✌🏻️
    gypsysoul13 gypsysoul13
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 5, 2015

    I Was Born Just A Little Too Late To Be Part Of The Movement.

    I will have to try this again when I feel a little more articulate. But to start with, I think that Hippies were way more about being libertarian than the folks today who call themselves Libertarians (or as I call them "corporate dupes").  It seems that a lot of people in this...
    riley7253 riley7253
    56-60, M
    1 Response Aug 3, 2011

    All I Have To Say

    Peace, love, & rock n roll.. That's all I have to say..
    clairethehippie clairethehippie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2012

    I want to find or create a sanctuary of peace

    and nonjudgement where one values love over greed and materialism and can make strong connections with the people around them and the earth that supports their life. Somewhere with overwhelming natural beauty still uncorupt by societies lack of care for nature. Somewhere with no...
    upupandawayla upupandawayla
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 7, 2015

    My Hippie Ways.

    At the ripe age of 22 I find myself mellow yet opinionated... I don't mind you being gay. I don't want to eat GMO food. I prefer to eat healthy, and natural. I think medications should be a last resort after Diet and Exercise. I don't like using more water than what I need too...
    elephantastic elephantastic
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 12, 2013

    want to travel the world,

    smoke, and be around positive energy and positive people, sit around a campfire and play guitar, fall asleep under a tree, and forget about all the bad things ive ever done.
    acideyeballs acideyeballs
    16-17, F
    6 Responses Jan 3, 2015

    When I was 11, I was listening to the

    alternative 40 (not the pop 40) and found out WOODSTOCK was happening only about 100 miles away. The plan was to ride my little 20" bike there to see my favorite bands, like Jimi Hendrix, Country Joe and the Fish, & Santana. At 16 I was diagnosed with arthritis. I started then...
    MilesRidgeway MilesRidgeway
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Jul 15, 2014
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    3 Responses Dec 19, 2015
    strawberryletter22 strawberryletter22
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2015

    Peace, love, good music,

    good people, that's all I need. I don't want to live the corporate drone life, I'm full of wanderlust. I want to backpack and travel and live in amazing places doing amazing things. Bills have to be paid, but one day I'm going to write poetry and books and travel and experience...
    justadreamxo justadreamxo
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2015

    I Was Born In 1967.

    I was too small to remember much about the sixties, though.  My dad is an "old hippie".  I remember going to folk music festivals, sitting on blankets on the ground listening to the music.  We went to see "Gimme Shelter" at the drive-in. ...
    angeleyes2009 angeleyes2009
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Dec 5, 2008

    Free As A Bird =]

    nature is what i love...though i am not perfect, i am always going back to the birds and trees where im free... which is why i know why the cage bird sings =].anywho, at heart i always have been its just a natural thing to me. but a few weeks ago my boy friend brought me to this...
    Wintrglittr Wintrglittr
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Apr 19, 2011

    plants are the top being on this planet.

    Why? Because they give us food and oxygen to live. for futures sake, stop logging and polluting our beautiful earth. We only get one and that's that, brothers and sisters.
    LetMeBeBlunt LetMeBeBlunt
    26-30, M
    Nov 28, 2014

    I love the grateful dead love music festivals

    wish I could find someone like me easy going 49 young
    Mauimike65 Mauimike65
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 5, 2014

    My mom and father were

    both hippies and my mom took me to Woodstock with her and I was just a baby! My dad went up north to avoid the draft with some friends and came back when I was 16 years old. ; )
    Kpdfw Kpdfw
    41-45, T
    1 Response Nov 21, 2015


    Growing up in a big family, I have 4 brothers and 3 sisters, were was a pretty close family, At least i thought. I recently found the true colors in them after me moveing away from them all. I have up and left them all and includeing everyone else i knew. Moved to a place that I...
    marineswife15478 marineswife15478
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 24, 2012

    What's a good way to enhance your feeling of

    connectedness with other people andor the world?
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    Dec 22, 2015
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer
    18-21, F
    Aug 5, 2014

    People always say my upbeat attitude

    and sensitivity paired with my Pagan spirituality makes me a hippie at heart. I'll take it!
    Lovelife090994 Lovelife090994
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 28

    Hippie That Missed The Boat

    I am a very free spirited person, who believes love is the cure; and war never solves anything.  Plus I really like Hippie fashion.  I love the bright colours and whimiscalness of it all.  I even make some of my own jewlery.  I would love to have one of those jean-shirts, but...
    JustBernieGirl JustBernieGirl
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Aug 4, 2011

    I wish I could smoke weed.

    .. But I have more important things to think about, like having a job.
    Baer2113 Baer2113
    31-35, F
    Aug 10, 2015

    I still believe that beautiful sunsets,

    great music, and time spent with friends are more important than closing a multi million dollar deal or winning the lottery. Nobody got high blood pressure from listening to the Beatles. Buy some wine, go to the park with a couple of friends, put on the Greatful Dead, and watch...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Sep 14, 2014

    It's something that's grown inside of me over

    the years. An appreciation for simpler living & spending time road tripping in my van 🚐😎🏄 I'd love to meet others living in Sydney ✌️
    seabreezn seabreezn
    46-50, M
    Jan 20
    wanderlust3 wanderlust3
    26-30, F
    4 Responses May 28, 2015

    I'm a drifter and a hippie!

    I abandoned my job and home 6 years ago to travel the country home free. It has it's hard days but it's by far the best thing I've ever done for myself. I love the people I've met and the places I've seen. The life experiences I've had are worth it all. Money doesn't mean...
    nomadichippy nomadichippy
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 15, 2015

    Where My Heart Is...really..

    ..So it's true, it's true..♥I am a hippie at heart♥..I appreciate the small things in life..sunrises and sunsets, the trees blowing in the wind, the sound of a waterfall or rain outside my window...walking (well, rollin..)down the boardwalk on Venice Beach..smiling...
    UnperfectAngel UnperfectAngel
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Nov 4, 2008

    Peace and love, it wasn't a bad dream.

    I wish we had more people who would dare to take up that dream now and drop out of this materialistic, militaristic, wealth worshipping society we have today. It true that they did not create a utopia, utopias don't exist, but we can get closer to that dream; we can become...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    3 Responses May 4, 2014

    Let's just all not give a damn

    whether she or he is wearing enough clothes, let's practice cleanliness (not unnecessary high maintenance "bulldrama") and this time leave out the kind of free love that gets misconstrued as free f--ks. Go toot your own horn, mister. Show respect and live freeeeeeely. Amen.
    deleted deleted
    Mar 22, 2015

    My Hippie Heart Speaks

    Their must be more fulfillment out there, something better. My heart, it speaks: "Why conform to what is deemed to be right? Why succumb to the norm? Their is more out there and it's time to seek this truth. Time to love unconditionally. Time to do as you please without the...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    6 Responses May 12, 2010


    hip·pie also hip·pyn. pl. hip·pies A person who opposes and rejects many of the conventional standards and customs of society, especially one who advocates extreme liberalism in sociopolitical attitudes and lifestyles. A usually young person who does not wish to live by...
    Sylphy Sylphy
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Apr 22, 2011

    Make love not war... What happened to that?

    ? Many of the people who hates you actually is because they wanna shag you so bad... Lol
    4biandu 4biandu
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 5, 2015

    I dislike how the corporation's keep hurting

    the earth and just how the general population doesn't care how we have this abusive relationship with the earth taking more than the planet can handle we need to create a society more in touch with nature and the natural beauties of world
    deleted deleted
    Dec 19, 2015

    Every since I was a teenager,

    I've felt that I was born in the wrong generation. My heart is in the days of the sixty's youth rebellion. People were living for something back then. They were opening their minds up to new ways of thinking. They wanted life to about more than having a bigger house than...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2014

    Since Birth

    My parents were wild hippies. They moved out to a tiny island in the pacific called Hawaii where they lived on my uncles coffee farm with no electricity. They later became teachers. I was raised on the beaches and along the streams of hawaii, such a beautiful place. It was an...
    pacificCatch pacificCatch
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2012

    My out-of-this-galaxy sister Echo asked me a

    question. " What happens when we get older? Do we still keep these values?" Dear Echo: Our values do change overtime. As we grow older, a lot of us sell-out to the system and settle for that. Does this de-value what do when we're young and wilder? In a way, yeah. The past...
    LetMeBeBlunt LetMeBeBlunt
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 29, 2014

    Does anyone else have this problem?

    My life is sad and boring. Is this it? What's the point? I mean, I live in a city where we have cold winters for 7 months a year, so i like summer! But it DOSNT last. I enjoy working out, my studies, I have Hardly any friends, and i like the outdoors. However, I live far away...
    Imsleeping Imsleeping
    26-30, M
    May 13, 2014

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