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

I Have Lived In California

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 98 People

    Born And Raised In The Bay Area

    I loved the Bay growing up. Eventually, I had to move away after elementary school. All I could think about was moving back. I would visit my old friends every summer. The town I grew up in was a small town where many people knew each other from kindergarten all the way to senior...
    ahonui247 ahonui247 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 13, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Song About L.A.

    I moved to California from NY in the early 1980's, and left in the mid 1990's. Besides culture shock....I have lots of good memories too. Randy Newman - I Love LA
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Oct 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    mikeejo mikeejo 31-35, M Oct 11, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Home

    By now, I have lived half of my life in CA and the other half living in the east coast.  I don't care if I end up living in the east coast the rest of my life, I will always consider CA my home.  I  miss it! The original plan was that my then husband and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 10, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Overview, More to Come

     I was born and raised in Southern California.  I stayed until I was 32 and left.  Haven't been back much since.  I have been to Disneyland over 50 times, but only once in the last 25 years.  Sometimes I think I have been on every road in California built...
    rw5453 rw5453 56-60, M 2 Responses May 25, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Where I Use To Live

    Yea i live in California a while ........ -.-' But um not very long, i was born there in Rose Ville. But yea i didnt live there long because my family got into fights so i lived with my grand parents mostly my whole life So yea.... :) The End :P
    Newguy3214 Newguy3214 13-15, M Jun 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    San Jose

    When I was a teenager, we moved to San Jose, CA. for yet another of my mother's boyfriends.  He was a really big, fat dude with a full face of hair and he drank like a fish.  But he was loads of fun to hang out with, in that he had lots of really interesting friends...
    hippieheart hippieheart 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Born And Raised

    I was born and raised in Southern California.  I have 1000's of stories relating to what California used to be like.  One of my favorites is:  I am old enough to have seen the Laguna Beach greeter when he was alive.  More to come
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1 56-60, M Jan 2, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Was Born and Raised In L.a.

    I lived in Glendale, Pasadena, Eagle rock, Highland Park, then later Idyllwild(in the mountains), and Hemet.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Anyone live(d) down there? I lived across from Mondawmin mall in the large stone house In the wooded area, for 5 years in the 1980's.
    maiseylove maiseylove 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We had an outbreak of tornados last night in my small town in Oklahoma... We expect them here and especially in May but last night was like a bad movie..... They kept coming for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't believe that so much time was spent on my own Just trying to figure it out all alone Don't show emotion, let this go I can't pretend that everything is still okay Until...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F May 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It is sad, just sad... If you wanna talk about it just PM me
    barefist barefist 22-25, M 1 Response May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have lived here in California for 18 years. I have never seen worst place in my life. I keep putting up with this miserable place because I have a secure tenured job here...
    HateHateHateCA HateHateHateCA 13-15, F 1 Response May 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just A Rambling Thought In all the past lives I can remember, I was just a cog in the works. I was never a major player, famous, mentioned in lore, or written about in history. I...
    PastPilot PastPilot 51-55, M 1 Response May 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There is none or very little honor today. My dad wasen't much good for anything. But he did teach me three things. Never to lie, never to steal, and when you give your word you...
    davideo1952 davideo1952 61-65, M Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ok, so I have a serious crush on my roommate. It's pretty bad. I'm talking pulse quickening, temperature rising, butterflies when we are physically close type of crush. I think...
    dissapointinglife dissapointinglife 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He is Asian, and has black, long hair, and pale skin...most people could probably not stand him. He's arrogant, and antisocial when it comes to most people...but I brought him out...
    Reshire Reshire 18-21, F 1 Response May 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A little over a year ago I decided to leave my home, my city and my province. I moved several provinces away. With only two suitcases. No job waiting. No place to move into...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 8 Responses May 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i have 2 african dwarf frogs who have lived with me only for two or three days now, and one of them (rufio, smaller than the other one) is fairly active, coming up to the surface a...
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Long time ago I had a great job, working together with the management staff in an international engineering project, earning a lot of money. At the same time I was dealing with big...
    diaperuser71 diaperuser71 36-40, M May 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i am not me. this is my alter ego, because i hate myself, i don't want anyone to know who i am so, i use an alias. and under this name i can say what i want and no one has to know...
    trix4jim trix4jim 41-45, F May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my hometown is Bakersfield. but I lived in Alabama for the most of my childhood. I'm back and ready to make something new of my life.
    missmaymay missmaymay 18-21, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is it really technically correct to say I live IN California? Really, I think I'm living ON California. Except maybe when I'm in the basement.
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Forgotten veterans.Beat by mother as a child for rich father abandoning us. I looked and sounded like father so I paid the price for it.Step father a good man and is why I am not a...
    sswehiii sswehiii 51-55, M 1 Response May 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Los Angeles County Agency that assists homeless people find shelter referred to this company, TH Services. I needed temporary emergency housing. I went to the offices of TH...
    jimorjames jimorjames 26-30, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anyone else live here in California? Just wondering want to know where all my ep friends are from. :)
    Breannab Breannab 18-21, F 42 Responses May 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love California!!! ⛲️⛲️⛲️
    Juliee23 Juliee23 16-17, F May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been living in Northern California for nearly half my life and I love it here. But in three months I'll be packing up north to Portland. As much as I love the Bay Area, I...
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    New Polls for ALL People who FAINT, or Play the PASS OUT GAME. Just Copy and Paste the links below into your browser, and you will be taken directly to each poll! For GIRLS who...
    kinkyboi67 kinkyboi67 41-45, M May 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm California born and raised. But I can't afford to live here anymore. I never have hahaha but life is catching up to me and it's all just too much. I left once before but my...
    MyMindCravesNectar MyMindCravesNectar 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Here is some of the dreadful things I experienced while being gangstalked. And yes. it does exist. This may help you if you are reading to identify with some, if not all. Also, at...
    goldenview goldenview 31-35 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    MOST OF THE CAMS COME FROM THERE WE HAVE THOUSANDS. ...
    Chrislamicfailure123 Chrislamicfailure123 51-55, F May 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ... I was born and raised in California and went to auditions all the time then got super famous. :P
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've lived in the same ****** town my whole life and am getting so sick of it. I'm thinking once my son is out of school for summer it maybe time for a major change 😄 new city...
    sunnygirl29 sunnygirl29 26-30, F 1 Response May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My boyfriend is my best friend, I could not find a better partner even if I tried... But this Army lifestyle is a lot to get used to.. And now this distance (California to Germany...
    fleishman1 fleishman1 18-21, F May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love sushi!! California roll Las Vegas roll, eel!!! Yum!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to visit my family in California but I'm ashamed of my last very public psychotic episode. I just felt the need to save them all and now they might be scared of me
    Dahlia86 Dahlia86 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    born and raised in california, how i got a southern accent is beyond me.....must be from my family lol
    annabnana66 annabnana66 18-21 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In looking for a boyfriend that's 13-17 that has to live in Bakersfield ,California (i am not skinny) if you are interested, text me @ 661-497-5224
    quaqua241 quaqua241 13-15, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I live in nice el Cajon California hmu I'm 16
    musicalgreekgod1 musicalgreekgod1 16-17, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Been in Armenia, moved to Russia (a few different parts of Russia ) then one day in New York (airport XD) and then ohio and now in California . If I can in the future I want to go...
    SoleExecutioner SoleExecutioner 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel