Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Romani

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 311 People

    Am I Romani

    My Granddad was a Romani. He was brought up in an old horse drawn caravan and still lives in a caravan now (allbeit a more modern one). He was one of the Sherriff's which were a very large Romani family from the Midlands. My my Mum met my Dad they lived in a house, and so I have...
    Ghost1973 Ghost1973 36-40 2 Responses Feb 24, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Romanis In The Uk

    I HAVE LIVE MY LIFE IN PACE FOR YRS AND THEN I STARED LOOK UP ROMANIS AND SEE HOW BAD IT IS FOR THEM HERE IN THE U.S.A WE HAVE IT GOOD BUT EVERY WHERE ELS OMG IT JUST BAD
    RomaniDiana RomaniDiana 46-50, F Jun 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    We Are Also Called 'gypsys'

    I am from a family which can trace its origins in France for five centuries. How many families have such a history?
    Alienor93 Alienor93 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 23, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Romani Music

      I'm not Romi and I want to tell all Romani people how beautiful your collective soul seems just by listening to your music.
    catmagic catmagic 51-55 Dec 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes And I'm Proud

    100 percent both sides, born in Russia and adopted at the age of four, any European person can see it right off the bat. 
    anonymouscutie anonymouscutie 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 1, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Many Faces Of Racism.

    The Romani people are a legitimate race. Therefore hatred towards Romani people due to their ethnicity is racism, plain and simple; it doesn't sound quite so rational when put like that does it? Quite so justifiable. It's interesting to think of how many people are being...
    AfearedRustles AfearedRustles 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 4, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I grew up in a small town in south east Bavaria

    Germany. My great grand father was a very intense person and very bitter. He had to flee Germany during the third reich because he would have been killed. He came from Slovenia, he was making pots and panns, and sharpend knives and senses and sickels and all other cutting tools...
    me1fait me1fait 51-55 Jun 7

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hello

    I am Romanichal from the Moody/Faa family. I am romanichal, jenische, and irish traveller. I live in Texas, Family comes from Texas, and South Carolina.
    MagShamhradhain MagShamhradhain 26-30, F Oct 10, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    100% Romani Mother's Side

    Apparently she fell in love back in college. Caused a big rift in the family when she married an outsider(family still argues about how this is a big taboo). But my Grandparents love all of us children to pieces. When i was a young boy she sent me to live with my Grandparents...
    doogie8404 doogie8404 31-35, M Oct 22, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Book Research - Romani Culture

    I am in preliminary considerations for researching a novel that I would like to write. If anyone here is particularly experienced with Romani history/culture/folklore, etc... I would appreciate a consultant. For now, I would like to read as much material BY romani people...
    hlkhw hlkhw 22-25, F Nov 30, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    English Romanichal In Scotland

    Kushty Divvas cousins, I am a 45 year old Romani who lives in the beautiful West of Scotland. I am married to a gorja rackli and have five chavvies of my own. Growing up in such an idillic area as this I have experienced the same predjudices and racism as every other romani the...
    bosbos bosbos 41-45 2 Responses May 20, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Mother's Father

    My grandpa was half Rom half Polish (his dad was Rom, his mom Polish). Unfortunately my grandpa's father passed away due to pneumonia when my grandpa was 6 years old so he was never really able to recall anything about him. His mother re-married and they never talked about my...
    GrimTron GrimTron 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Realise That I Cannot Denie My True Nature

    Ever since I was born I was raised in the way that made me believe that I was a 'Gadjo' but looking at my life so far and the way I lived it, confirms to me what I have always thought: I am for more than half of me of the Romani. That realisation brings peace to me because it...
    Lupercus Lupercus 51-55, M 2 Responses May 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Little About Me

    I was born in Serbia. Country with a lot of nations. I knew I am not purebred serb due touches my hair and strange eyes (olive, but When i cry becomes gray). Usually purebred Serbs are blond. I started looking around. I quickly found out that a part of me was of Turkish origin. I...
    EvilMiracle EvilMiracle 16-17 3 Responses Nov 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hello People Lol Yes I Am Romani Shej Ahaha.

    I am a romani shej (girl) 100% pure on both sides. Me sim 100% romani shej. lol. My entire family is. My parents want me to marry a romano savo to (boy), but I want to marry one who is educated and who i wil have a good life with.Are there any smart educated romano shavos out...
    Sparkle1992 Sparkle1992 18-21, F Apr 10, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Romania is the country. Not the best country to live in, sadly...but still my country and I love it.
    Ozoria Ozoria 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Photos she claims as her are off a Romanian Escort Service on the net. She/he is a fake.. Questioned her and immediately blocked.
    second2015 second2015 26-30, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As I sit quietly chewing gum and viewing my computer display an eerie suddenly appeared just below the address bar of my firefox browser, alerting me to an attempted cross site...
    AzzuroNotte AzzuroNotte 41-45, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am trying to hook up with a girl in Romania, but every girl i likes, too bad she doesn't speak english. Now i feel awkward again.
    psstisst psstisst 18-21, M Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Oh, if there is anything I can write about, then it is this. Frankly, in a way, then ive spent so much time thinking about past people ive meet, that im just tired. But I want to...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    anyone from romania?...i have some questions if you have a moment
    ObsidianLegion ObsidianLegion 36-40, M Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is my first experience being with someone in the military. He is in Romania and it's only for two weeks but it's feeling like an eternity. I believe anyone that can deal with...
    SkyeFoster SkyeFoster 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been doing it ever since I can remember. If I could pin point one exact moment, it would be when I was watching a kids' cartoon and I after I had watched it I went to my room...
    Vivanda Vivanda 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. I'm Romanian 2. People always tell me I'm adorable so I probably am X3 3. I love bunnies 4. I'm shy 5. I love horror movies 6. I can be creepy sometimes 7. I wanna have more...
    CutiePie1742 CutiePie1742 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Harry Coumnas is a fourteen year old boy from Romania who claims to be a ghost whisperer. He says that he can communicate with dead people who haven’t crossed over to the after...
    harrycoumnas harrycoumnas 36-40, M Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There have been quite a few posts by some atheists recently who state that Christianity is a religion of violence and that the higher the percentage of Christians in a country, the...
    Drastine Drastine 18-21, M 4 Responses Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello. I am now 18 years old almost 19. About two months ago I learned that I was adopted. I was adopted from Romania at the age of 3 years old. Dealing with this news was and is...
    Deerl Deerl 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
More Stories