Post

I Say the Suburbs Are the Worst of Both Worlds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 28 People

    New Suburban Streets...

    new suburban street.. all the houses rowed up in a perfect line all identical houses as long as the eye can see all perfectly alligned.. all the same dull color : gray and lite brown house recovered of plastic.. with a little patch of green golf grass in the front... not a...
    Sealotus Sealotus 31-35, F 1 Response May 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Disgusting

    As disturbing as it is to drive through a cookie-cutter neighborhood, my main gripe is about the tremendous waste that suburbs cause. Suburbs are a waste of land, cause massive traffic congestion, and have exorbitant heating/cooling costs. Americans... *sigh*...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 15, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Give Me Urban Grit Or Open Country

    OK, I've never lived in a suburb. I've lived in tiny towns and in major cities. I've lived in a six-flat with a junkie sleeping on a bare mattress in the basement, and I lived where it was so peaceful you noticed when the Carolina wrens changed their tunes. Suburbs seem by...
    humdinger humdinger 46-50, F 10 Responses Sep 2, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Blegh

    I was in second grade when I started hating the suburbs. I was in the car with my mother and brother and we were driving around, looking at houses. We turned into a community and the first thing I noticed was that all of the houses were the same color. Then...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F Sep 24, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    HATE

    I hate the suburbs.  I only lived in the suburbs for a couple weeks, and hopefully I never will again.  I lived in the country most of my life and I am so glad I grew up in that environment.  I've never lived in the city, but think I might like to.  Urban...
    eromreven eromreven 26-30 1 Response Dec 24, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    1. Satanists Beleive In God: To beleive in Satan one must also beleive in God. This means that even though Satanists worship Lucifer they still acknowledge the existence of God...
    sen017 sen017 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm very rarely fine if i say "I'm fine" it means "I'm losing it and i need someone to talk or I'm going to breakdown" šŸ˜”šŸ˜ž
    jaynick15 jaynick15 13-15, F Jul 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Uh oh... No way to live... Not passing judgement here on anyone in these situations Been there too myself, but i do know that youve got too look deep inside why you are both...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe this saying. We are all individuals and we are each the whole person. No one is all good and no one is all bad. You shouldn't only like someone when it is convenient for...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 2 Responses Jul 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like meeting people, although most people are caught up in their own thing. So when I go to the shopping center I like to pick a girl (mostly one who seems to be sad) and I will...
    Deviance7 Deviance7 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've had a dream reoccurring. It's hard to explain so I will try, a lot of it didn't make sense but I'll try to explain it as best as I can. The first thing I remember is...
    Marcelofreitas Marcelofreitas 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always say things are fine but there not I had to move schools after i got beat in sixth grade but the reason i got beat was bc a girl who was my best friend told everyone that I...
    100BlackRoses 100BlackRoses 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It seems odd that with all the people online, people still say they are lonely.
    maggiemaggamuff maggiemaggamuff 36-40, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Many men do act and say they are superior than women but I go right against it because after all we are all equal and without women or men would we be alive, no, so no one is...
    sayhellofriend sayhellofriend 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    They say women are multifaceted. Like a diamond that had been abusively cut.. Then where should a man put his trust? As he believes that every side of hers are amazingly divine...
    9thguy 9thguy 26-30, M Jul 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't care what you say you are... I will accept you as you are as long as u accept me the same way. :)
    Mini42301 Mini42301 13-15, F Jul 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wonder how many of the profiles that say they are bi-females looking for other females are actually just dudes with stolen pictures? 30%? 50%? 80%?
    JackisMe JackisMe 41-45, M 6 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Overthinking, moodiness, laziness, procrastination, caring too much about what others may thing, difficulty to say no...these are my enemies in life.
    gio36 gio36 36-40, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is for Michael. Iā€™m not the kind of person who usually tells anyone but the closest of friends very intimate details of my life. I have a few stories now about a new side...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you believe in alternate universes and alternate worlds then there is one of me in every single one of those alternate universes alternate worlds And with one of me in every...
    computerfreak computerfreak 46-50, M Jul 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay so this is a bit long, but there's no way to summarize it and be accurate at the same time. I have been diagnosed (more or less) with having certain traits of psychopathy BUT...
    pretender1326 pretender1326 26-30, M 6 Responses Jul 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Are you ******* kidding me I'm on not even one day and some *** hole thinks I'm ****** up enough to be ok with that fact that he is a ******* sick bastered that thinks teens should...
    1soulslostsong 1soulslostsong 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was the carer of my younger brother who had gotten very very sick, with why he was sick having nothing to do with the next part. After he was battling with drugs for many of...
    vince36 vince36 31-35, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've put down two so far that are connected to each other on this site. They're really very strange, though at the time I experienced them I would have sworn that they were more...
    badgerman42 badgerman42 22-25, M Jul 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We'll be ok, we both got what we want. I got sex, you got fame. Who used who now? And you've got all new friends, but they don't know your name
    ChefLando ChefLando 26-30, M 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    On the first day of summer when my school ended I was home alone the whole entire day because my brother decided to go to his friends house. After once both of my parents came home...
    sarabear223 sarabear223 13-15, F Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But The Adults Were the Worst. When kids bully other kids, although that's bad enough, it's not unusual. Kids could be mean. It is almost expected that most children will...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Wondering if you're bothering people is like the worst feeling ! Always in fear .. I hate it . So a lots of time I say f*** it I still have to ask what I have to ask , and...
    romi777 romi777 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When a small majority of people control how everyone lives their lives is bullshit. I intend on starting a very small anarchist country somewhere, but I would have to buy land...
    RealityBlowsHD RealityBlowsHD 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    so my birthday was today and my mom woke me up at 6 AM on a saturday. she was going jogging and couldn't find her phone. i had used it the night before because my phone was dead...
    hunhan hunhan 18-21, M Jul 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay so this is going to be really long but I need some advice. How do I stop hating my boyfriend's ex? The first time I met my boyfriend was at a friends birthday party and he was...
    sailormoon417 sailormoon417 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just have to say thank you to my mum for backing into my car this afternoon. Now I have to call the repair guy. Thanks Mom!!!! * these aren't our cars, just a photo I found...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have what I need I'm not a typical person Like my lady yelled at me, " Oh Stop it! It's because you are so different that I like you so much! " I have her, and I don't mind...
    geezzo geezzo 31-35, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate saying goodbye but there's no reason for me to be on here anymore. Will is gone and I can't stop thinking bout him. Thanks for all the support and sweet words from you guys...
    zakiana15 zakiana15 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is it normal to still love my first love even though I accidentally broke up 1month and 18days ago? I dated him for 5months an 28days): I broke up with him for the worlds stupidest...
    Imdestroyed Imdestroyed 13-15, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That people need to push their comfort zone once in awhile. Seems people are afraid to talk to one another because of an experience(s) they may list. One never knows what might be...
    Titan766 Titan766 31-35, M 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've lived a life beyond my years. I've been hospitalized twice , have been inpatient once, I had to do partial care for 2 1/2 months which is a half a day inpatient program , have...
    Kaylaana Kaylaana 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today I had a flashback to something one of my friends told me about one day. This kid at our school one day came in wearing Jordan's but according to this other kid they were fake...
    skyblue914 skyblue914 16-17, F Jul 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been in love with Sasuke Uchiha from Naruto from the time I was 15 until now when I am 22. I have struggled with awful depression for many years and he has been the one thing...
    fallenstar23 fallenstar23 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm sure you heard this saying. Your worst enemy is yourself. It's so true. You need to fix your own problems. Before you try to fix someone else's problems.
    Deeperthinker Deeperthinker 31-35, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was in treatment a few months ago when one of the ladies was said to the group "have you ever been bullied" almost every person raised their hands. Except me. I honestly have...
    WhatABeautifulMess97 WhatABeautifulMess97 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Me : what are you doing? Every thirty boy ever : just talking to a beautiful girl ;)
    SaraRose0616 SaraRose0616 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is a fact. My ex said I Love You for the first time and I said thank you. Also, I Love You and I'm In Love With You are two very different statements
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    With total amusement and amazement ... seems we can track every cell phone in the world but find it a little harder to locate 48 foot tractor-trailers. Last week I unloaded my new...
    MaskedRascal MaskedRascal 36-40, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you just admit that your parents are cousins, everyone will stop making fun of your learning disability. You're welcome.
    LittleBeelzebub LittleBeelzebub 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been a while since I have been truly active in EP. I have used this site as a place to vent out for years and it has helped me a lot in my journey for my personal growth and...
    LackofabetterName LackofabetterName 22-25, M 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I found an email a student printed. It was a letter to his dad. Here's the email: Dear Dad, $chool i$ really great. I am making lot$ of friend$ and $tudying very hard. With all...
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel