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I Live In the Middle of Nowhere

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    I Used To Live In The Middle Of Nowhere

    I used to live in the middle of Nowhere practically my whole life, till I finally left "nowhere". I moved to a huge city after my divorce and have felt a million times better...though I do miss the quiet mornings and evenings. You have to keep busy living "nowhere"..I tried, my...
    Reinette3 Reinette3 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2012

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    Middle O' Nowhere, Nb

    There's, like...nothing to do in this town. The only reason why I'm here is because I work at the call centre five minutes' walk from here. (It's a call centre company whose purpose is to provide work to rural areas, basically.) It's quite boring. I wish I was living in Miramichi...
    KewlioMZX KewlioMZX 26-30, M Dec 3, 2007

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    Too much country!

    I live about 60 miles away from the closest big city in both directions. I live in boring, flat Kansas. My husband and I moved out here from Washington for a lower cost of living. Unfortunately, I feel like we've given up a lot to move out here. I only have 8 neighbors and wheat...
    FortuneCookies FortuneCookies 26-30, F 1 Response May 17, 2011

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    So Lonely

    I live on a dirt road, in a house surrounded by woods on all four sides. There is no kid my age for a mile around. I have few friends and the ones I do, live practically an hour away so its not like I can walk over and say hi to them. In all the books I read people always live in...
    AuGolden AuGolden 13-15, F Jun 14, 2013

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    No Stoplight In a One Horse Town....

    I am bi-coastal.Have small nests in California and Kentucky. Here in California I live in a "town" with a population of 200. I live on the banks of Rattlesnake Creek in the Sierra Nevada Mountains In Kentucky...my cabin is located way back in the "holler". Am...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 9 Responses Dec 8, 2007

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    No Stoplight In a One Horse Town- Photo

    Here is a photo I took here last night,this is the entire town!   peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 29 Responses Dec 9, 2007

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    And The Worst Part Is I Am The Un-proud Owner Of Nowhere :(

    I live on 5.5 acres of property. the Road is owned by 3 other neighbrs and myself. They all have no less than 6 acres. So we are like a tribe of nowhere nomads. We live off well water, septic, own chickens, goats, dogs, & cats. All the kids back home would consider this the dream...
    thesaddestsong thesaddestsong 26-30, F May 12, 2011

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    Yeeeah

    500 people, no busses after 7 pm weekdays and no busses on the weekends at all. I rode to school by bus 35 minutes every day. Friends of mine who were living next to the school had to get up at 7:15. I had to get up at 6:15 because I had to walk to the bus stop, take the bus...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 26, 2007

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