I Am Thinking About Moving Away

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    I am thinking about moving away to Rochester

    this Sunday to live with a friend of mine but I haven't told my parents yet . Lets say i have been on my own since last year i had my own place and worked but i just can not live here in buffalo anymore it's stressing me out .! I am turning 20 in 2 months & planning to start...
    Lovenomore95 Lovenomore95
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2015

    I am 18. My parents are way to strict with Me.

    I cant stand it anymore. My dad saw a picture with my friends and he completely went off . He said " you can no longer be with people that are not the same religion as us, you will change and want to be like them! If I see you again with your friends you will have a big slap in...
    Changeme8 Changeme8
    18-21, F
    May 9, 2015

    I'm 21 and lived in New York my whole life,

    but I think it's time for a new chapter and move to Florida. I've been visiting family there my whole life... My question is should I just take the risk. Should I just move ? I'm not happy where I am but I'm scared to do this by myself and get depressed being alone. Can anyone...
    Bellissimaa Bellissimaa
    22-25, F
    Feb 13, 2015

    Moving Across The Country

    In September I will be moving to Colorado. I live on the east coast. As it gets closer to moving my twin keeps getting further away. I can't help but be stoked yet super nervous to move away from family and friends. It will be a completely new experience. I just fear I will lose...
    Doddobird320 Doddobird320
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2012

    I Need Advice On How To Move Forward

    Wow ok so where to start....well I am married and together we have three children. Its a yours, mine, ours situation which keeps things interesting. He has a son from his previous marriage and so do I, and we also have a son together. We have been together for about five years...
    babycat10 babycat10
    1 Response Dec 10, 2012


    I am thinking about moving away , i currently live at home , i have got it easy but my life is going no-where i am existing not living , i need to start again, Its a very scary thought but its something i have to do , anyone got any experiance on this ?   Cheers  
    Hollyl Hollyl
    Mar 24, 2008

    To Someplace Cooler

    The hot summers here put me in nasty moods I want to be away from my exwife Hillbilly "culture" is just too wrong for me and my son Jobs are as scarce as the population Opportunities are few and far between I want to be where there are more people with...
    WisestFool WisestFool
    41-45, M
    Aug 28, 2012


    I am seriously contemplaiting moving to Montana. I currently live in North Carolina, but this little itty bitty town I live in is driving me crazy!!! I live in a town with my ex mother in law and, if you've read my stories, know she is a looney. I have loads of deli...
    FolsomOrchid FolsomOrchid
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 23, 2009

    Stay Safe, Or Plunge, I Just Might Fail.

    Not many people ACTUALLY pull me. However there is one person in my life that has always pulled me in her direct. She is my best friend in the whole world, and I've only known her for 4 years and for 3 of the 4 years she has lived 6 hours away yet is the person I've talked to...
    itscake itscake
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 14, 2013
    Gian422 Gian422
    18-21, M
    Sep 15, 2014

    Here I Come,usa.

    I would love to move to USA.  I fall in love with this mysterious and multi - cultured country.   The people were different and kind.  I was finally at home.  The beating heart, which is beating fast and uncontrolled.  I want you! I need you!  I knew, that I was at home...
    FaroesePearl FaroesePearl
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Mar 11, 2012

    As most of y'all know my parents recently got a

    divorce and my dad has moved out. Well basically my mom has a new boyfriend that she met online living with us. And my grandma has surgery Monday so she going out of town and leaving her boyfriend to stay here with me and my two grown brothers who are rarely home. My dad is in...
    germany100 germany100
    18-21, F
    Nov 11, 2014

    I'm in my 20's and I've lived in the same area

    my whole life. My family is all really close, and I'm very familiar with the people and places around here. Recently, I've been presented with the opportunity to move away. About a ten hour drive away...which makes me sad. I really want to experience a new place, and meet new...
    RayvenJ RayvenJ
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2014

    I Wish

    I want to leave not just my town but my county and state. I can't stand it anymore, I can't stand small town life where people have nothing better to do than to talk **** about people and start drama. I feel like there is a black cloud in my county, like there is a darkness...
    ladysora ladysora
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2010

    The Move

    So, for a while my mom has been thinking to go back to her birthplace. At first i hated it, i didn't want to leave everything i had here behind. I totally was against it, but now i feel like it's a good thing to do you know, just start of fresh not knowing anybody and making some...
    RandyRandy1 RandyRandy1
    1 Response May 9, 2013

    Hmmm, California may be my next destination.

    Orange County here I come :)
    honeybree20 honeybree20
    22-25, F
    Sep 9, 2014

    I am from Liverpool and moved to Australia last

    year, I miss my family so much and it's hard with my mums marriage falling apart.. I need to do what's best for me
    Rubyalexander Rubyalexander
    22-25, F
    May 6, 2014

    Like The Wind

      to flow through the noise of knowledge so we can grow with the movement of life ....?
    burwi333 burwi333
    36-40, M
    Oct 17, 2010

    I am so over Utah right now.

    I am feeling beaches, sun, rain, green things, and no snow ever.
    TK13 TK13
    26-30, M
    Feb 12, 2015

    Need To Get Away Of All The Negative People Who Tries To Bring You Down

    Let me tell you an little about needing to get away from the dum people who is negative all around me from down and around not knowing that I am blessed and God is going to fight battles cause my faith is so great they have no understanding who they are dealing with so when the...
    Nov 18, 2012

    I am dreaming i am in a place far from here

    where no one touches anyone without them wanting someone to touch them. I am dreaming i am in a place far from here where i feel beauty in my bones and i feel so strong as i walk, i smile at a stranger and they smile back! I am dreaming i am in a place far from here where me...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 10, 2015

    I've Been Thinking About Moving Also

    I've been thinking about moving to Atlanta, GA. I currently live in Jersey.  I feel like I've made a lot of wrong choices in the last couple of years that have led me nowhere. I really want to move somewhere completely different for a fresh start. Meet new people and take...
    Princygirl18 Princygirl18
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Aug 30, 2009

    Do I Want To Move To Australia?

    (Hey, new here on experience project. Not sure if I'm supposed to make this a story or an experience) I'm finishing my bachelor's degree this year. As I'm writing this, I am two weeks away from finishing the fall semester. Then I'll only have one semester left before graduation...
    WhaleShark WhaleShark
    Nov 19, 2013

    Maybe I should try moving away,

    to another state. I live in Arizona, and stuff hasn't been going as planned. Maybe if I moved away good things will happen. Maybe I'll feel better about myself finally. Maybe I'll be more positive and feel happy again. Portland Oregon may be my next home. I want to take a road...
    idontknow2658 idontknow2658
    22-25, M
    Feb 23, 2015

    My family has been going through alot ever

    since my dad got injured at work, since then they have rented out the basement where I used to live. It hasn't been a big deal since I've been away for school most of the year, but I am finishing college this upcoming spring semester and im finding to be a little anxious as to...
    jacome92 jacome92
    22-25, M
    Jan 4, 2015

    Move To Colorado?

    I don't know why but lately the thought of moving to Colorado is exciting and nerveracking. Thinking about what life would be like living there, especifically Denver. Moving to another city has been on my mind for a long time. A few years ago, I wanted to move to Portland , OR...
    OneBigHeart OneBigHeart
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2012

    Getting Out

    i'm 31 years old i live in a small village,i hate the area that i'm in,constant fighting ******* it up and to top it off just lost someone who ment alot to me we spent 7years together but i ****** it up, my family live here but i have the chance of going to aus to stay should i...
    80elad 80elad
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2012
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