I Use to Live In a Bad Neighborhood

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 55 People

    I Do Not Want to Be Known Only For Eating Mayonaise

    They told us, this is the worst spot in twenty-five miles. I never saw anything cruel, but I tell you, eight quarters was a fortune.
    CodyForrester CodyForrester
    36-40, M
    Jun 15, 2009

    Well I Do Now!

    Well I do now, parts of boston are really bad, for example, my right next door neighbors are drug dealers! (learned that the hard way O.o) my left nextdoor neighbors are a total domestic violence case! (glass bottles being thrown and screaming almost every night! -__-) the...
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2011

    Scary

    I grew up in a very bad area,i moved there when i was 7.My parents did not know this place was going to be bad until we moved in.In my 12 years in that home i had the swat team run next to my window and we had been robbed over 5 times.One night we were sleeping in the living room...
    kdavis88 kdavis88
    22-25, F
    Feb 10, 2011

    4 Or 5 Years

    I was living in a bad neighborhood where when I was 4 or 5 this kid pulled a knife on my brother and I. It quite suckethed. My mom came out and kicked some ***...LOL Nah she just told them to **** off or she'd all the cops. There was a lot of parties, and a lot of guns and...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2008

    I Won't Say Where

    It was dirty, dangerous, the people were all criminals for the most part... horrible. And now, it's like twenty times worse. Drugs, violents crimes, random murders... I hate the place.
    drastunir drastunir
    18-21, M
    Jul 26, 2011

    Got Out

    Yeah, it was in Indianapolis, near the downtown area. The school I was in at the time was shut down as being the worst most violent school in the whole city. I got in a real literal knife fight in class once. Now I live out in the woods far from even the nearest small town. And I...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jul 27, 2011

    It Was a Very "Iffy" Place....

     But then I moved out and it got quite a bit better.
    SabrinaNYC SabrinaNYC
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 16, 2009

    Very Tough ...

    For a while I lived in a very tough neighbourhood in London.  I have often thought that I could write a soap based on life there, but it would have to be an "adult" soap, not stuff for pre-watershed viewing.  The couple living below me, for example, was...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Sep 12, 2009
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