I Know What It Feels Like to Be Homeless and Unloved

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    It's Bad!

    There is no worse feeling in the world than calling your family from afar and telling them you have nowhere to go and no money or food and having them shut you out. Lessons need to be learned I get that, but sometimes we rely heavily on the support of our family to get help when...
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    May 22, 2011

    Sadly. I read somewhere

    that those who recover from homelessness have a high risk of being made so again. This does not make me feel confident for the future.
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Jan 11, 2015

    I Was a Misfit

    All my life, my so called parents didn't understand me, and even stopped caring after a while. I was kicked out of my home the first time when I was 14 years old. I lived with a friend under their pool table. Then after about 6 months, my parents hunted me up and asked me to come...
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    2 Responses Jan 20, 2009

    Two Different Worlds

    Every day you see me, and ignore me or scoff at me.I didn't choose this, but life is cruel and never fair. Your society never notice, or care about people like me. I am one of many and one of the few who sees life different then you. I don't live by your rules nor fit in your...
    jlewis3555 jlewis3555
    56-60, M
    Sep 14, 2011

    That's how it happens.

    Some version of that story is true for almost every homeless person out there. It happens because of not being loved. Because of not having supportive reciprocal loving family relations from the beginning. It is never mental illness, and rarely addiction. It is lack of love...
    Ajushi Ajushi
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jan 10, 2015
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