I Walk the Streets While the City Sleeps

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    A City Under Water

    When I first moved to the big city of Toronto I couldn't help but think that there was little adventures just around the corner. I was living in a three bedroom right across the street from our Much Music (which is on Queen Street). As a full time student with insomnia and an...
    Linxer Linxer
    31-35, F
    Dec 13, 2010

    So Long As...

    It's so peaceful and congestion free. I love walking down the streets at night - just so long as they're the safe streets where I'm not going to me mugged, killed or anything like that.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Nov 28, 2007

    I started this experience years ago

    when my dog Lou and I roamed the city on sleepless nights. It was enchanting and comforting to look into the diners and see people at their midnight coffee. To watch cabs whizzing by and wonder if it's an ended adventure or one just beginning. Small lamps burning in darkened...
    citysky citysky
    51-55, F
    Sep 2, 2014

    Walks

    Sometimes I get into this sorta mellow mood and take the train down town and just walk around, late in the evening.  It is like a whole new world.  Some streets are quiet and serene, I do some window shopping and laugh at all the crazy wild outfits on the...
    tatteredwings tatteredwings
    36-40
    May 28, 2009

    Nights In Zaventem

    Throughout July and August, I was staying with my friend Lisette in Zaventem, a suburb of Brussels, Belgium. She lives a three-minute drive away from Brussels National Airport, so you hear airplanes flying overhead all the time, and there is a steady stream of cars near her...
    rustyguy rustyguy
    18-21, M
    Aug 30, 2008

    Or At Least....

     When it's getting ready to sleep, i like it because it's so quiet and peaceful, unfortunately that's when most of the crime happen but it doesn't stop me because the night invite me out w/ the fresh air and the dark of the night and the lights of the city sorrounding me!
    andreinac13 andreinac13
    22-25, F
    Sep 18, 2008

    Whenever Possible

    and i'm not too tired or working in the morning, and when robin's not needing me to be home all night. i haven't gone out to prowl and feed after everything closes down in a while. i miss it
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    Apr 4, 2008
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