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I Am a Teenager Living On My Own

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 5 People

    Diving Head First Into The Unknown

    My whole life has been lived out of duffle bags and grocery bags filled with personal trinckets. Grew up in california and when I was in 4th grade, I moved to Alabama. ever since then its been constant to and fro new cities and towns. eight different middles schools and four...
    butterflyhunter butterflyhunter
    18-21
    1 Response May 24, 2012

    Think Before You Act

    a few months after i turned 18 i thought i could handle the world be on my own ..well o woke up from that dream . because the decision i mad i droped out of school i moved in with a guy i barely new . that lead me into the hospital . i was beat and was forced to have sex when i...
    smithspiece01 smithspiece01
    18-21
    4 Responses Apr 16, 2008

    I Left, and It Was the Best Thing I Could Do For Myself.

    I moved out of my house, officially at 15. I bounced around some relatives houses, but I eventually came back to my hometonw to be with my friends and boyfriend. It was hard at first, and even a little scary, but I moved out of my family's home for a bigger reason then most. My...
    NorahDani NorahDani
    18-21
    5 Responses Jul 3, 2009

    Yeah, I Moved

    a few months after i turned 18, i moved about 500 miles away from my hometown, away from my family and everything that i had known in my short existence. It was after two different family major problems, so i was the scapegoat for problems for a while.. I am now attending...
    lookinggood4you lookinggood4you
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2007

    Beening Along

    AcknowledgmentsRealrtionships unconditionaly love.as i became able to love myself',i became able to love me more.now words can express what i have alowed myself to nulock within myself.i hate when my feelinga be hurt or get hurt a lot of times.The frist knowleges of relationship...
    calaiswashington calaiswashington
    26-30
    Sep 9, 2011

    I've Been On My Own Most Of The Time Since I Was 17

    When I was 17 years old I was kicked out of my parent's house. In retrospect I think they expected me to come begging to be let back in, but I didn't. I went off and got a job and lived couch surfing between friends. Honestly, many of the circumstances surrounding me getting...
    Jan 9, 2013
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