I Am Moving Out

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 112 People

    I've had a long night to think about what

    happened to me, and I've decided that the best thing to do is to get myself out of the situation. I have nowhere to go so I'm starting back over at my parents house. But why do I feel like I'm just running away from my problems..
    HollyMaria954 HollyMaria954
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2016


    It has been a long time coming, too. I am 23 and since I was about 16 I have been desperate to move out. My mother and I just don't get along. And even when we do, it's phony. My dad and I talk a lot about my childhood, as well as my sister's, and dad seems to recall a time...
    ladyloves ladyloves
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2009

    Its Almost Here

    So, I am 20 and finally moving out.. Not that far away but a little closer to school UCF. GO KNIGHTS! I am scared to really live on my own. I get my keys This Thursday Night and its scary to be leaving mom and dad who have supported me with everything I do. If i needed it they...
    futuredoctors23 futuredoctors23
    18-21, M
    Mar 14, 2011

    On Friday for college.

    ..and everyone in the family is ready to move on except for my mother. I don't know why she can't let go...
    Chickadeee Chickadeee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2014
    Pandorazz Pandorazz
    1 Response May 10, 2014
    Mustangkid2018 Mustangkid2018
    26-30, M
    Aug 28, 2014

    Already Did

    Well all this past week i have been packing my things and today i moved into my first apartment. Well at least my stuff moved in. I drove my mom there (She HAD to see it) and at the end of the day i had to drive her back, So on the way back from the city i got stopped so i...
    JayAnapinchaSalt JayAnapinchaSalt
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 21, 2010

    December is my last month at home.

    I'm really excited to finally be in an apartment on my own.
    MyUnspokenWord MyUnspokenWord
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 28, 2014


    January 5th. That's the day we move all my boxes into my new appartment, living entirely on my own. No parents, no flatmates no worries (except food, uni, work all that) I'm so nervous!! 17 and gone :D But both of my parents had moved out of their houses by the time they were 17...
    katepyro katepyro
    18-21, F
    Oct 23, 2010

    I Can't Decide! >

    Hi, I'm an Indian living in America, and I need advice with what I should do after I turn 18. I'm almost 17, and I'm stressing because my parents talk about my marriage, an arranged marriage I am supposed to agree to. I don't know how to say no because I know that if I did, my...
    Jan 14, 2013

    Tonight is most likely the last night

    that I will be spending in my childhood bedroom. I also have to unfortunately leave my cat of ten years behind. I've been fairly excited to move in with my boyfriend until tonight. Now it's hit me like a ton of bricks and all I feel is sad. I know it will get better but it's...
    BigOwlEyes BigOwlEyes
    26-30, F
    Aug 20, 2014

    I'm moving out of my parents place

    for the first time ever. My twin brother flew the nest a little over a year ago and now it's my turn. I'm moving in with boyfriend who only lives about ten minutes away but I am experiencing quite a bit of anxiety over it. I'm worried I'll be home sick and sad. I'm worried that...
    BigOwlEyes BigOwlEyes
    26-30, F
    Jul 30, 2014

    I'm currently moving house from the inner west

    of Sydney to the (country) far west. I hate moving, such a royal pain, found I actually am allergic to dust after pulling down some bookshelves in the hall leaving me with what I thought was a bright red butterfly rash on my face. I didn't want to be seen in public. It was...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 24, 2014

    Yay!! i'm moving to some other place.

    .. it's going to be a new chapter in my life :) my life is amazing, it's changing in different ways once every 6 or 7 months ??
    RaZorr RaZorr
    26-30, M
    Nov 27, 2014

    Tomorrow I move out of my parents' house to a

    city I hardly know. I'm going to be studying there for a year and I am filled with mixed emotions. Excitement and nervousness are the main ones. Luckily I know someone down there who was in my circle of friends, so that's one familiar face. I am just looking forward to the...
    WhiskeyRoger369 WhiskeyRoger369
    18-21, M
    Sep 6, 2015
    KindZombie KindZombie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2013

    Moving Out And Happy

    My life sucks right now but in just 4 more months and my life will be perfect. My parents are controlling nut jobs that live to make my life miserable and i can honestly say that i hate them. I'M the perfect child but still they are abusive to me both physically and mentally and...
    bibisoccer15 bibisoccer15
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2013

    Leaving my parents house.

    It's unhealthy for me to be living there. My best friend letting me live with her family which is great. I just wish I could just stay at a bunch of my friends houses for every week.
    BooBear99 BooBear99
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2015

    Maybe I'm Not Ready

    I just turned 17 this month and I am moving away from my whole family in california to idaho with my boyfriends family on july 1st. I have been crying every night before bed because I don't want to leave my family. But I know moving will allow me to be happy and get a job. I have...
    Breathlessnights Breathlessnights
    18-21, F
    Jun 24, 2011

    Same Land, New Home

    Here recently we've been moving all of our stuff into storage, because we are putting a new home on our existing land and getting rid of our old one. Moving is a pain in the ***, but I know I'll enjoy our new home, which is over twice as large as our existing home. My oldest...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 31, 2011

    I am moving out soon here with my fiance'.

    Hopefully everything will go well. We are looking at June to get married and get our apartment. We wanted to do this sooner but I realized that we both need to save up on both of our ends. She wanted to rush but I made her understand that we don't have the money up front...
    AVeryNiceguy34 AVeryNiceguy34
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 4, 2014

    Nine More Months

    Nine more long, irritating months until I can leave. I was originally going to stay home for college, but I changed my mind because I will go insane if I stay here! I have had enough of living at home. I live with my grandfather and my uncle and my grandfather is problem because...
    BelleofApril BelleofApril
    22-25, F
    Dec 13, 2012

    And I Can't Take Another Second Of This God Damn Town, It's Getting Harder To Breathe...

    I did it. I moved. I'm gone, adios, hasta luego, smell you laters. In some ways I regret it. In a lot of ways I don't... I regret losing everything I lost. I regret that mum hurt all my friends, harrassed their parents and that now none of them talk to me anymore. I regret...
    elpatitofeo elpatitofeo
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jul 11, 2011

    My friends and I are moving into a place soon,

    we will split the rent. I am also going for more schooling in college!!
    Emily120195 Emily120195
    22-25, T
    Sep 28, 2015

    Moving Time

    Its been a long time coming, but soon I will be moving out.
    braindectective braindectective
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2012

    In september I am moving out of the house I

    grew up in to move in to a new apartment with my boyfriend! We're both excited and I love that my life is moving forward the way I want it to.
    myckeli myckeli
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 22, 2015

    I Think

    yep, I'm supposed to be moving into an apartment with my boyfriend and 4 others. It should be interesting. 5 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, 2 stories, 10 minute walk from my campus. We have to split $750 a month and our utilities, not bad. It's just difficult because all of our parents...
    RoastofRump RoastofRump
    18-21, F
    Feb 10, 2011

    Moving Out

    I'm moving out,Had enough,This place,Such crap,As for the people,No better,Good riddance!This is not how I feel - just pulled it off the top of the head when I saw this group - couldn't resist.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 26, 2011

    I am so excited! It's

    so close and I can't wait. BUT of course I got my friends *cough* haters *cough* telling me I'll miss home. I should stay home blah blah blah. I'm a very independent person and I happen to be around some very dependent people so whatever. My mother has been actually paying...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2016

    It's Time

    Normally, I can't stand Jennifer Lopez. Celebrities in general get on my nerves, jetting around, buying handbags that costs thousands of dollars while children starve. However, when she and Marc Antony separated, she said something that stuck to me. "I love myself to know when to...
    amikety amikety
    26-30, F
    Oct 29, 2011

    I will move out in 1-3 months time.

    I'm so excited. Obviously it's going to be a tough journey but It'll all be worth it in the end. I can finally be myself and do the things that I want. I can live life the way I believe I should. I've always been the independent child in the family but even so Moving out with my...
    KouyouSeri KouyouSeri
    22-25, F
    Apr 2, 2014


    Two years ago, I was in a car crash. Shortly after that, I was jobless, homeless and suffering from the aftereffects of that accident. I moved in with my parents. And now... finally... I have my own place again. There are going to be some safety checks on the new place, but...
    TheNakedPoet TheNakedPoet
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jun 29, 2011
    Drwhofangirl Drwhofangirl
    22-25, F
    Aug 21, 2014

    I'm going to move out in two weeks.

    Signed the lease yesterday. I'm so excited. I'm finally mentally stable enough to live on my own again.
    deleted deleted
    Dec 15, 2015

    I am moving out of my boyfriends apartment

    hopefully by September. My mom owns a really cute trilevel house that she is going to rent to me and two of my girl friends. It's the house I grew up in and I am very sentimental about this home, so I am rather excited. We were a low income family and had to get a loan...
    meeeghanp77 meeeghanp77
    22-25, F
    May 5, 2015

    It's finally come to

    that day where I'm gonna have to really think about how I'm going to break this to my family. My two roommates and I found a place conveniently located for their college commute and many work establishments. I'm excited deep down, but I'd be lying if I didn't sometimes think...
    behavedmisfit behavedmisfit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2015

    After 16 Years Of Being At Home, At 25 I Am Moving Out.

    I am so excited and so scared. My Mom doesn't have a husband, my Dad died when I was three. And she is heartbroken. I hope this works out and she deals with it...
    laties860326 laties860326
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2011

    From Latin America To The Second Biggest City In The US

    I’ll open up to you…the deal is I am afraid I’ll was kicked out and they're just letting me stay because its convenient for them to have someone else and living here is extremely expensive. I don’t know, I’m kind of angry at myself too… I just wished my parents would...
    veredisquo veredisquo
    22-25, F
    Sep 24, 2013

    moving to Arcata, California in June.

    Hoping to meet new people there and maybe even find a roommate?(:
    kaliintheskywithdiamonds kaliintheskywithdiamonds
    Nov 12, 2014

    Finally Getting Out Of That Hellhole

    I am moving out with my brother. I can't live with my parents anymore. My parents don't even care. They actually want me gone anyways. They will probably change their minds when I am gone, but I won't change my mind. I'm taking everything with me and never coming back. My...
    kittenkiyyu kittenkiyyu
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2012

    I have a roommate that has been a friend from

    school, I got offered a job somewhere away from where I am and I'm not sure whether to feel bad or not? Any advice people?
    broadpa broadpa
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jun 9, 2014

    I Am Moving Out Tomorrow!

    I am really excited. I originally moved out at the age of 17 and rented out a garage for $300 a month lol (SF Bay area) Over time I moved around a lot from west to east coast and just about everything in-between. After saving up for a while in Vegas I moved to Hawai'i for a...
    diamondintherough85 diamondintherough85
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Nov 27, 2009

    Recently me and my partner have decided to

    lease a place together. Exciting as that is! It bloody stressful and finding a place since we I haven't had my name on previous leases might make it a tad difficult. I been from house to house either with friends or the occasional relative but I defiantly feel ready for my own...
    metallheadd metallheadd
    22-25, F
    Feb 5, 2014

    I'm gonna live with Mr j now.

    I can't be around my "family," and I don't see the point of it anymore. idk why he does the things he does for me (or to me?), but I'm not gonna ask. I think I'm just a cute little dress up doll to him, but I don't care. as long as I can live at his house instead of being...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jul 6, 2015


    I'll be moving out with some friends of mine in a few weeks, and I'm scared. Im not scared of moving, but I feel like I'm leaving everyone behind. Even my sister who I never really....bonded with. I just dont want to seem like I dont love them Im just so tired of living here...
    AzelfSweets AzelfSweets
    Feb 4, 2013


    Me and my friend are moving out of our parents houses when we graduate. Does anyone have any advice?
    frankiewalkingdeadgirl frankiewalkingdeadgirl
    18-21, F
    Jan 21, 2009
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