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I Have Explored Abandoned Houses

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 348 People

    Looking For Hidden Treasure

    I love to explore abandoned houses for what you might find inside...and sometimes can buy some of the items you have found in them...sure you can just keep some of the stuff but I am talking about very personal items..because of living here in Northern CA you can find them all...
    PoppaBear53 PoppaBear53 56-60, M Nov 8, 2011

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    My Number1 Past Time

    I used to do this alot, you never know what you are going to find. Sometimes an old house tells a story. I like to expore the attics of old houses
    mulder mulder 26-30 May 17, 2012

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    Memories & Energy

    Old buildings often give off vibes, and sometimes I can even sense memories or past events. That doesn't happen very often though. Mostly its just energy. I love rummaging through old abandoned houses. Never know what you might find. I good inspection of it's back yard could also...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Aug 27, 2012

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    Pairs Mountain

    I live on a mountain called pairs MT. in greenville,sc. They're are lots of ghost stories about the mountain. screaming in the woods (which i've heard more than one), the top of the mountain has a ghost, etc. I've lived here for 13 going on 14 years. Pairs mt use to be all farm...
    enemyinthemirror enemyinthemirror 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2012

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    Mill Town

    There's this abandoned mill town 10 or so miles from my parent's house. It was a hosiery mill, and like most old mill towns the factory was powered by water. There's a dam behind the factory. The employees lived in houses all around the factory--there was a church and a general...
    ObliviousPunk ObliviousPunk 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2011

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    Southeast South Dakota

    In this area there are many abandoned farms. One of my favorite things to do is to sneak into the old houses and take a lot of pictures. I always go in the daytime so any spirit activity is at a minimum but it can be found. In one house that is still in fairly good shape I got a...
    vonreich vonreich 41-45, M Aug 16, 2012

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    Brrrrrrr !

    I was 14 as boy scout, at the time of a hike, round 4pm, we pass by a isolated house. Deserted garden, damaged railings. We decide to enter, just to see what inside. Stairs are invaded by grass, main door not closed. Entering in the little hall, an intense mildew odour get in our...
    juliegirlie juliegirlie 41-45, M Jan 20, 2012

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    The House On The Path

    One night last summer me,2 of my sisters, my brother and one of our friends were walking at night. we had been walking for about 15 minutes just enjoying the night (while breaking some laws i won't talk about in this story ;D ) and they started talking about this alcohol I had...
    jaydefairy jaydefairy 18-21, F Dec 29, 2011

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    With My Dad 9/13/2011

    Well, apparently my abandoned house in Hartford, Maine pics are not showing up so I took some advice and got a Photobucket account.  You can view it here:  http://s1090.photobucket.com/albums/i366/Haley10016/Abandoned%20House/ So I went with dad this Tuesday to explore Hartford...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 17, 2011

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    More Like Breaking And Entering

    And we found some weird shizz in a supposedly "haunted" house! O.O
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    Spent part of Sunday morning touring old Family cemeteries that have been abandoned. These were three family cemeteries side by side - one with a brick wall, one in old laid stone...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 11 Responses 2 days ago

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    I love abandoned places, they're great. I become a li'l bit psychic-ish with old things and abandoned places because whenever I touch or smell them I get visions. lol!
    hervifern hervifern 16-17, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Abandon places are fun. You can play inside them. Run around but also be careful the stairs might break. When I look at abandon houses I think of what it used to be back in 1980.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I worked with a team of scientists. We went to this remote island with an abandoned research facility to try to gather the data that was left behind. We found out that it was...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    They allow my mind the freedom to recreate the possible histories of their existence and weave my own stories as to how they became abandoned. It's like time traveling to another...
    xiamara xiamara 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I grew up with this sight. Driving through the country in the backseat of the car, windows down, watching the world roll by. I liked the old places best. They made me sad, but I...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 14 Responses 1 day ago

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    Sounds like an adventure! I love the idea of abandoned and misteryous places and I'd love to go camping in one. I know it's a bit scary but that's the fun of it, I guess
    ChubbyFox ChubbyFox 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Never would have figured ....... Those little cardboard Ronald McDonald House containers, at the McDonald's counter, plus stray change, actually makes something happen. My...
    questionWeaver questionWeaver 56-60, M Apr 18

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    What if nothing is going to change? What if the world we live at will never know hope? Is there always will be room for the ruthless and evil? I was wandering a lot lately, about...
    MissMachine00 MissMachine00 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    I had another weird dream Im almost forgetting it so here it goes Theres this craze or news craze about a girl who died/burn herself as what they say, in a tower of a university...
    Chiscuit Chiscuit 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    For the past six months he was my best friend. It was like the best thing that ever happened to me in a long time..always being there for me,encouraging me,making me laugh.. Now...
    biancaxxb biancaxxb 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 7

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    I've discovered that a romantic relationship between a guy and a girl is a lot like a relationship between a pet and it's owner. People might find it offending but just hear me...
    ChildOfHarmony ChildOfHarmony 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 8

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    bad father is an understament. my father abandoned. me when i was 5. i had a horrible father. he is dead to me.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Haven't talked to anybody I know in a month and now that I feel better, since I was sick nobody wants to hang out. I'm sad.
    SpaceKadet30 SpaceKadet30 26-30 Apr 9

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    Well, its been a little over a month now since my ex left me. Still won't tell me why. Still won't listen to me (or anyone actually). Really don't know what to do. I keep looking...
    JonnySlackMallon JonnySlackMallon 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 11

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    Hi everyone. I am new on this website and wanted to let myself out a bit. I am 18 years old. I deal with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. An anxiety disorder in which you worry all...
    Kelsiebooboo Kelsiebooboo 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 14

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    I was walking trough my hometown. Near the apartment building where i grew up there was another apartment building that was stopped about 75% trough it's construction. They did all...
    kayoshin kayoshin 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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    Last night I had this dream, that's been all day in my head like haunting me. I rarely have dreams, but like this one, they're weird; I was in a fancy old theater, big and...
    jmanu86 jmanu86 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I am just coming to the realization that I am the adult daughter of a narcissistic mother. It is only now that I have found an interest in psychology and have done some reading...
    n2385 n2385 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 22

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    The short animated film The alchemist's letter beautifully translates the tale of feeling of abandonment and love. Not a wasted frame where each piece holds some form of symbolism...
    PessimisticPenguin PessimisticPenguin 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 24

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    The things I generally think about while driving. Because driving is Thinking Time. This morning on my way to the barn I was thinking about how meaning and words have no actual...
    disastercupcake disastercupcake 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 26

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    Hey guys, I'm new here, so I'm not exactly sure how this goes.. But I figured I'd give it a shot. Here's a little bit about me: My name is Sara, I'm 19 years old, I live with my...
    darling1925 darling1925 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 26

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    While i was so blind loving someone not deserving and waiting for him. I met a wonderful guy who really cared and accepted me as I was but let him go because I was in love with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response a week ago

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    I kinda want to have a wedding in one
    xxtina15 xxtina15 16-17, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    The good news is, nobody was hurt and there animals are ok. The bad news is, well they have two houses there, one that they live in and one that her dad lived in, and that one...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Apr 9

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    I just woke up from a dream that has to be the weirdest. It started out with me being a mother- I had a 14 year old boy as well. Then my dad came and carved an escape tunnel...
    Countrybae Countrybae 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    There is a special place in hell for narcissistic mothers. Narcissistic mothers do not have children for the same reasons the rest of us do. They do not look forward to the birth...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 4 Responses Apr 15

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    Right after I left home and went straight to college, I started collecting **** videos, like the big box VHS tapes. I think it's questionable why a girl would start doing this...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 23

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    After every failed relationship I spiral ... I feel low and lean on my ex to validate me... I suppose it's because of the rejection and the need for that person to acknowledge my...
    1spicygirl 1spicygirl 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 23

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    I don't trust men. I am afraid of them. I have never never been sexually abused. But I have had a psychologically abusive relationship with my dad for most of my life. I can't...
    mgkatie mgkatie 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 26

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    It may not be the best bank holiday ever but I enjoyed it very much. The MayDay bank holiday is funny. All the other bank holidays are in the middle of school holidays. This one we...
    LaurenHafJones LaurenHafJones 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Not really, I was diagnosed with a non-specific psychotic disorder. Meaning "you're definitely weird and we have no idea what's up with you so here's this random label." A lot of...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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