I Love Hobo's They're Cool

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    Strong Boots, A Warm Coat, And A Will To Roam.

    I have always been fond of reading travel writing; but mostly about tramping and riding freight trains. It just something I really love about the American history. Riding freight trains as described in many books, it’s like being ultimately free; like a rebel riding the rails...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 11, 2011

    Hobo's

    hobo's are cool
    frizzy1000 frizzy1000
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2009

    In The Big Rock Candy Mountains

    Ever since I first heard the song big rock candy mountains I've had an obsession with train hopping and the hobo lifestyle, I was lucky enough thru my years to meet a few hobos in my life and learn about life on the road, while it seems glamorous and carefree it's defiantly not a...
    surfking67 surfking67
    22-25
    Mar 27, 2012

    Just Me And My Beens

    Oh to live life on the open rails without a care in the world, No worrying about the rat race, paying bills or personal hygiene. I wanna ride the boxcars and play my harmonica singing a song of woe and personal tragedy Ive got my hankie on a stick and I'm ready to go.
    malevolenttrckster malevolenttrckster
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Oct 22, 2009

    One Outside My Apartment

    There used to be an old Homeless man outside my apartment and everry one treated em like ****. id see people kick at em or spit on em when he asked them for change. So i took my paycheck( i got bout 10,00 per check) and gave it to em. he looked at me and said "Sir, im not sure if...
    LiveWhileyaCan LiveWhileyaCan
    16-17, M
    Mar 5, 2013

    Thinking About It

    I'd like to be a hobo. I'd train hop and hitch hike and I would jump on freight trains it seems like a really good life. I just need a rucksack....
    starnostarr starnostarr
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 20, 2010
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