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I The Future Generation Of The Homeless

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    this is a bit long but kind of interesting Mature/Silents. Born 1927- 1945. Went through their formative years during an era of suffocating conformity, but also during...
    westwoman westwoman 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Generation X only had 10 members, aww. No wonder it's so hard to find someone my age on EP!So the generation defined by Cold War, from Vietnam to the rise of the mass media... is...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Sep 1

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    I use to be homeless when I was younger. Is it weird that I actually enjoyed being homeless? First time I was homeless, I had a job, went to school, and went to therapy. I...
    strawberry99 strawberry99 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    For a year and a half. I was a bad drug addict and I was 17/18 and I was living with my sister and I ran away from her and her husbands house. All I had was my bookbag filled with...
    UnstableSammi UnstableSammi 22-25, F Aug 20

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    Okay my generation yanno maybe to the older people are immature, stupid and different from the others Well let me just say this I didn't choose to e born this generation and you...
    SavannahCole SavannahCole 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 27

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    Not all homeless live on the street. Many live with someone else. In their living room. That's why I have such a huge passion for working with the homeless.
    Jackiebh Jackiebh 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    We dont have many homeless people in our country, but i know that they are in other countries. So while i cry here, how awful my life is, i feel like im a selfish peace of crap! I...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Damn! Whoever said that life improves by adaption doesn’t know what they are talking about. We all risk falling into the abyss. I have been sleeping in my car for 5 days - but I...
    TheSteps TheSteps 41-45, M Aug 15

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    I was homeless for a couple years. I went around the country and slept in apartments, mobile homes and cheap motels. I mostly slept on the streets. One night, I was sleeping in...
    SorrowofHeart SorrowofHeart 51-55, F Aug 15

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    I'm homeless still happy just traveling but need money bad for a place to live... I had stuff stolen from me I'm kinda worried about
    shitfaced77 shitfaced77 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    This generation oversexualizes everything. I've become a victim to it, I even think it's why I have such a need to be near someone... Everyone is so happy to lose their virginity...
    NickleDollar NickleDollar 18-21, M Aug 26

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    it is so sad having to witness all these young kids making such foolish decisions these days. I thought I was a bad kid growing up until I got on the internet and read about 15...
    addictionbarbie addictionbarbie 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm so glad that I grew up without the internet, cell phones, etc. I couldn't imagine being 15 with an iPhone. What scared me is the lack of critical thinking and social skills in...
    WaterOx WaterOx 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    Dear Future Husband, This isn’t the first letter I’ve written to you. This may be the first one I’m sharing with you (and others), but I want you to know I’ve been...
    Jessicamlee21 Jessicamlee21 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I have a love/hate relationship with my fellow humans just like most of you do. However I want everyone to be more aware of what they are doing and how it effects others and the...
    CuriousCausality CuriousCausality 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 20

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    I have been thinking about my future a lot more lately and right now, hear is what I have plan out. • Graduate high school • Spend a year and 6 months at home to make up for...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Aug 20

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    It's been four weeks as of today since I kicked my recently paroled boyfriend of seven years out of the house. I am doing a lot better than I was in the beginning. But, I'm...
    Beth1218 Beth1218 46-50 5 Responses Aug 29

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    My moms bipolar, my dad an alcoholic, because of his problem he's angry all the time and is abusive towards me! I was in a abusive relationship and was raped twice it seems like...
    skysplits skysplits 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 15

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    Since I started college I started feeling afraid for my future. Somethimes I think I'll never have a satisfying job, or a family of my own, that I'll be a failure. This thoughts...
    Cutterkarma Cutterkarma 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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    She didn't exactly tell me my future, she just read me basically and tried to sell me 'crystals' that represent love and luck. She just came up to my friend and started saying...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F Aug 19

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    I make up these elaborate fantasies of a future where I have kids, a job, and a place to live in peace. I dream about the person in in love with fathering my children and stopping...
    teawithharry teawithharry 18-21, T Aug 21

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    My future has always been something I made a priority since after high school. I want to be a Neurologist and still am aiming to be that.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F Aug 21

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    Not specifically mine more like my possible future children I fear that they will live in a war zone and won't know true happiness I fear that our world is so damn corrupt that no...
    snazzygal3000 snazzygal3000 13-15, F Aug 25

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    The dark rain, jogging in the degree of the playground, rain down a sewer flow, tick, playing a song of memories of movement. Memories, rainy night, playground, we are not in the...
    baobeiaa baobeiaa 22-25, F Aug 28

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    The dark rain, jogging in the degree of the playground, rain down a sewer flow, tick, playing a song of memories of movement. Memories, rainy night, playground, we are not in the...
    baobeiaa baobeiaa 22-25, F Aug 28

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    Yes. I agree with this statement. We have the ability to plan and change the future but not the past.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Dear 18 year-old Jasmin, I hope that you've gotten your poo together 'cause if you still haven't, try harder. As of this time, your still awake pass your bedtime but it's okay...
    imjustateenager imjustateenager 13-15, F Sep 5

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    I was born on January 24, 1977 and am a male. I have dreamed the future I now realize all my life. Only the past three years have the dreams been coming to reality. I always...
    daniel4215 daniel4215 36-40, M Sep 5

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    The time is now! No time to waste! A better future shall come--I'll make sure of it 💪👊
    KristianNathan KristianNathan 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 7

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    the future this i dont know in a couple of years will my thirties be different my guess is no i try so hard to think but my mind is in a rut i cant get my mind off my problems...
    bvincencc86 bvincencc86 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    At sunset, with the air - guns silent, I climbed up and stood in my future kichen. It was a moment. From paper designs to an actual floor ... i am amazed. We have 60 feet more...
    MaskedRascal MaskedRascal 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I'm terrified of the future. I feel as if my boyfriend will resent me and I'll be a terrible mother. I have no idea how I'll pay for college and keep up with all the work. I love...
    noavailablenames noavailablenames 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am finding it hard to get over a narcissist and hard to believe that my ex actually was even though all the signs are there... I have to still have contact because we have...
    wwlsh wwlsh 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It doesn't happen as much as it used to. But, I will dream about being in a particular place, feeling a certain emotion or hearing a certain sound, and then days, weeks, or even...
    thecatholicbookworm thecatholicbookworm 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I had just gotten done scrubbing our downstairs white tiled floor. I had a tiny section left and he was helping a little bit here and there, etc. We started having a convo about...
    vonbender2010 vonbender2010 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Where we can push the limits of our body with machinery and no longer be tied down to needs such as hunger, thirst and much more.
    SitusInversus SitusInversus 18-21 54 mins ago

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    When I was 4 the people I grew up with and I lived in their car for some time. I can remember it being cold, there was snow on the trees and it was dark We had our clothes in the...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Aug 17

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    Today I went for a walk with my nephew in my apartments. When we sat on a bench, a woman approached us which I assumed lived here in my apartment complex. Turns out she told me...
    honestyreality honestyreality 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    Every Tuesday night on skid row
    Jackiebh Jackiebh 22-25, F Aug 24

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    I was living in my girlfriend's mother's trailer with five other people. We were living off disability, an were lucky if we had enough money to go to the Dollar Store once a week...
    MCAMemberJazz MCAMemberJazz 18-21, M Aug 26

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    I went to the Cooperative food in front of the palace my bedsits it'in and I bought a huge loaf of bread (1 kilo) to him - still fresh yet underpriced to 38 pence.
    psycopower90 psycopower90 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 29

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    Since I'm a military kid, I've lived in about 5 different places so far, and I have no where to call home. So when people ask me where I'm from, it's really hard to answer lol.
    laurynnm43 laurynnm43 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    I've never really had a home. When I was little I lived with abusive people who raised me like I was there own, but who abused me and made me a slave. I had to leave because many...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Sep 7

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    I just want to go home. I've moved so many times that I have no idea what or where to call "home". I have friends and family storing all my things for me, but I don't want to live...
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I just can't remember the last time I've been home having some pictures of my room Got used to it tho
    jack912 jack912 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    They deserve that. It's selfish to take all the goodness for ourselves and leave all the trash behind
    xxXxSkyxXxx xxXxSkyxXxx 18-21, F Aug 18

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    I'm an old fashioned, stay-at-home, 1950's, Christian housewife and mother-to-ber through and through... and love it!
    MrsAshleyR MrsAshleyR 18-21, F a week ago