I Just Moved From Home to Not Home

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    I recently left everything behind to be with

    the man I have been in love with since 2005. Being with him is everything I thought I ever wanted.... I have known my now boyfriend since 2005. Him and I were best friends and roommates for three years. I finally got the courage to tell him how I feel, and it has been an amazing...
    andazcutie andazcutie
    26-30, F
    Feb 1, 2015

    Home Is Where the Heart Is...

    I moved to California in August 2008 from Indiana.  I left my family behind for my husband.  I'm so unhappy where I am right now that nothing seems to help me anymore.  All I want to do is cry.  My heart is back in Indiana.  I want to go home.
    amahaterita amahaterita
    26-30, F
    Apr 25, 2009

    So i just moved from ecuador to florida

    and I dont know anyone and I just started school (Im a junior), soo yea it sucks.
    aliv12 aliv12
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 8, 2014

    I moved because i lived in a city

    for 19 years never met my brother that my mother abandoned decided that it was unfair that i had such a good life while he had to live everyday with out a mom . I decided to move in with him . I was sad when i left my hometown my home to visit a complete stranger that no...
    mairaauroracx mairaauroracx
    18-21, F
    Jul 13, 2014

    How Will I Ever Find A New Home?

    A house and a home are very different...My parents own a decent sized house... but it isn't homeI've got one of the largest dorm rooms on campus... but that's not home eitherHome was a tiny two room apt. I shared with my boyfriend and mutual friend Joe. Joe left for military...
    techigodess techigodess
    18-21, F
    Jan 9, 2010

    Up Rooted

    I have just moved from one state to another to get out of a bad relationship. I know a few people here and have met a few nice people in the 5 months that i have been here. I miss my home town and my friends i have had for over 7 years and family. I feel so alone.
    VerucaSalt VerucaSalt
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 1, 2007

    I moved about a month ago to go to grad school

    here in Missouri and I am having a really tough time. I have a close circle of friends from home, Texas, and I have not met anyone yet that has been very welcoming. I try my hardest to make conversation with people and put myself out there, but it seems as if everyone I meet...
    debb4 debb4
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2014

    Related Experiences

    Basic Reset is all about you living a healthier life!! Great Products! Amazing Testimonies from Customers who use the products! Affordable for just about Anyone! The Company is...
    chrisd90 chrisd90
    22-25, F
    Apr 21
    When he first came to the village, he was a stranger to us all, But he soon became my friend, this man so thin and tall. Often, under clouds full of rain we waited, Till it...
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Apr 21
    I will never look down on anyone unless I am helping them up!!! You never know maybe all that person needed was one act of kindness to help them along. You never know their story...
    InLoveWithTheSun InLoveWithTheSun
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    I live in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I need a place to stay in Lancaster, Ohio. Message if you can help.
    runawayteengirl runawayteengirl
    16-17, F
    Apr 20
    Hey, So I'm posting this because I'm really struggling and contemplating ending everything because I can't see a way out. Any advice, past experience, hope, people in the same boat...
    ShellFlower119 ShellFlower119
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    Hello, world. My name is Anton, from Ukraine. I'm 21 now and i live in the small town, live on the street, because i have no home, have no relatives, have no work. When I was born...
    Frolloff Frolloff
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    I am pleased to add my support to keep EP from closing down. It is a valuable resource that from my viewpoint has respected privacy and confidentiality.
    Socoh Socoh
    70+
    1 Response Apr 18
    Im currently a student in college and i work two part time jobs,I'd love to start a business online as a third source of income,ive thought about selling art which im somewhat...
    Calebpratt Calebpratt
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    I grew up in an abusive household. On the outside we looked like a dream family but on the inside we suffered...I left home when I was pretty young and it was a great decision...
    BadMomKira BadMomKira
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Apr 18
    As good as the likes of Cambridge & Oxford are, the Unis I'm interested in are outside my home of the UK. That's no coincidence. I came here from my birthplace of Australia at the...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 17
    If you're looking for a reason to pick on me or troll me for lack of a better word....you already missed that opportunity ages ago and now there's nothing left. I have moved on...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Apr 17
    I do not believe your represent EP in any way shape or form.EP does not communicate with their members one at a time as   you are doing. FFFFAAAADE AWAY  little boy. ...
    TailTeller TailTeller
    61-65, M
    Apr 16
    I've always been stuck in boring of routine and I wanna break out. I've never even moved houses. I know this place better than I know the back of my hand and I'm starting to hate...
    janeybear janeybear
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
    I'm looking for someone to take care of again, to be crazy with or do nothing at all with all day. My ride or die. I had one but she actually did die and I can't. So I'm stuck...
    ValanceC ValanceC
    31-35, M
    Apr 16
    I remember in French class a saying that loosely translated was "A coalminers home is his castle". So I feel that nudity at home is not only enjoyable it is my right. Most of my...
    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Apr 16
    there's a ton of things I love about my country but I don't feel like home at all. I want to get out of here! I'm sick of judgemental people. if I were in Europe or USA I would...
    Bonatt Bonatt
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    Unless I know really really really well, I have to spend anywhere from 5 secs to a few mins mustering up the courage to have a conversation. Once the convo starts, I've no idea...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 16
    I had an extremely severe one last night. It started out light during dinner. I took relpax and toradol when we got home and went upstairs to lie down. The migraine got worse. I...
    sjmckstan sjmckstan
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    It's just me, my brother Derek and my dad. Dad is fine with Derek and I going without clothes. Dad will often be in his underwear but nearly never go bare. After Derek caught me I...
    nakedboy1 nakedboy1
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 15
    My family is the picture perfect type because of all of our accomplishments. However, we are all just desperate to be liked by strangers for reasons I dont know. When I was little...
    DayDreamer246 DayDreamer246
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 14
    I moved to San Diego from Saint Louis a little over three months ago. I have tried to really sell the idea that I was happy here, but I am not. Yes, I do have depression that's not...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    I am hanging in but am feeling really bad right now. I am paying dearly for what my family did to me. I am trying not to hate them. I am trying to forgive. I got turned down for a...
    321Peach 321Peach
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 13
    I wanted to share this story before the website got paused because meeting this person has made such a huge impact on my life. I had just made my ep at a time in my life where I...
    sleeplesscollegestudent sleeplesscollegestudent
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    I was born in West Virginia. I have lived here for the majority of my life. Odds are that I will die here also. I have no desire to conform to what most people think someone from...
    Thejannettearmet Thejannettearmet
    51-55, T
    1 Response Apr 13
    I have high anxiety today I cannot bear being in public places. I've been that way for as long as I can remember however, it's become so much more difficult to deal with over the...
    Claudiiia Claudiiia
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I'm not going to make it home for the Harrogate Spring Flower Show :(
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 13
    i'm not from texas but i'm singing a cover song in this video. and it's called Bluest eyes in Texas. please watch it if you'd like. thank you :-) https://youtu.be/Fmz3jm8Dy6k
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 13
    I'm coming to realize many years after being an adult just how abusive my childhood was and how it shaped me. There was physical abuse, emotional warfare, and serious neglect and...
    Spidergal99 Spidergal99
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 13
    okay so about two weeks ago i went to my grandparents and apperantly my cousin ashton was there and it just so happens i had 2 airsoft guns with me.Well we got "smart" and decided...
    spodermenyay spodermenyay
    31-35, M
    Apr 12
    You're just a day dream away I wouldnt know what to say if I had you. I'll keep you a day dream away just watch from a safe place so I never have to lose.
    Donnaen Donnaen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    People say to be happy about the memories you have with them but I can't, he was taken away from me and my family when I was only 3-4 years old I try so hard to remember but I can...
    Rosesofguernsey Rosesofguernsey
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    After realizing the damage that maladaptive daydreaming has done to me, I've decided that I'm going to give everything I have to move on from this. There are some who can live with...
    knights40 knights40
    18-21, F
    Apr 11
    I think I might have to increase my anti-depression medication. I have been feeling a bit down now for 2 weeks. I do know what is causing the depression, and I am trying to find a...
    nevets68 nevets68
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I don't actually hate my father, 'step-mom', and siblings. I distance myself from them because I am ashamed of myself. My father has been experiencing health problems and my...
    cmj03 cmj03
    51-55, F
    Apr 11
    Since the IT revolution began a couple of years ago, more and more people spend much of their time at home doing office work or operating their small businesses. As such, the...
    cieraurel cieraurel
    18-21, F
    Apr 11
    What I Learned from 2001 A Space Odyssey: If you keep running into a black monolith, you’re on the right track. Who knows, it could be the same one you ran into earlier Do not...
    notPC notPC
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Apr 10
    I have been working from home for about 3 months now and it beats leaving my kids in a daycare. I can say right now from experience, I would feel guilty every time I would leave...
    dandelionkid1free dandelionkid1free
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 10
    Have you noticed how many people have created "new" accounts on here recently?😕 Obviously I'm not talking about the usual people who are genuine newcomers to EP - I'm talking...
    BSTisapain BSTisapain
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    It may seem like I'm dwelling on the past a little too much... This occurred to me, yes. But I think it's because I haven't sorted it out in my mind yet. If I don't understand...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 10
    I love those 80s car I own an 89 regal custom since the day it was born and gong to restore car after I graduate collage and start making money. I want an 85 ninety eight regency...
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22
    22-25, M
    Apr 9
    ok so like I have a best friend who is the exact opposite of me I'm fun,wild, I like to be free not so emotional always happy and friendly and say what ever comes to my mind while...
    Casity02 Casity02
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    I went home and was nude x
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 8
    You see me like I'm right in front of you. You treat me like who's right in front of you. But that's not me. If any of you could relate, our conversations wouldn't be hollow. If...
    Taynkbot Taynkbot
    18-21, M
    Apr 8
    I was born with a genetic defect know as urinary reflux. From the time I was 3 to about 11yrs old I non-stop had uti's. The pain was so great that I was once told it was on the...
    Ancientphoenix78 Ancientphoenix78
    36-40, F
    Apr 8
    I love drinking from a bottle!! But problem is that it makes me drool...
    Johnny170 Johnny170
    16-17, M
    Apr 7
    I lost my step dad 9 years ago to kidney Cancer and a dear friend from middle school. You never really recover you just learn to live without them.
    prada1010 prada1010
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    I'm so sad... I feel so lonely.... Coming across really horrible dudes who just wanna have "fun" and yeah I can't blame them.... They can do as they please.... BUT TO DECEiVE...
    endlessl0ve endlessl0ve
    26-30, F
    Apr 7
    A gut feeling, an instinct tugging at me from a young age and yet it still lingers over me in my adult life...Each time I look up at the night sky I feel a complete sense of...
    Talia90 Talia90
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    I suffered from extreme jealousy. My ex boyfriend told me that i was the obly pretty girl and he didnt think that other girls are pretty etc for 4 years. Now we broke up and i see...
    Unintendedgirl Unintendedgirl
    22-25, F
    Apr 7
More Stories