I Want To Be A Bum, A Vagrant, A Hobo

The title pretty much explains it all. Anyone who wishes to ever be a migrant worker, a bum, a hobo, to ride the rails...Join me:) 37 People

    My Greatest Aspiration

    I have faced homelessness, and hunger, and the pains of poverty. And yet, to become a vagrant (that is my term of choice) or a bum (my word for simplicity) is my greatest hope. I love moving (and after moving and leaving everything I've ever known more than 3 times a...
    LaLiberteExquise LaLiberteExquise
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

    Don't Call Me Bum

    These three slang words do not have the same meaning. I've always found the term "bum" to be derogatory and offensive when used to refer to a person who is homeless. I think it is supposed to mainly refer to beggars; and it is also another word for an arse! (Oddly I don't mind...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2010

    Who Am I?

    I've always been searching for my purpose, my reason. I've always wanted to find myself and figure out who I am. I don't believe I have been looking in the wrong places. I just feel that looking in the same places for so long is leaving me with more questions than answers. The...
    Frunobulaxian Frunobulaxian
    18-21, M
    May 22, 2012


    I cant wait to be on the road again, my heart is pounding just thinking about it.  Watching these videos, looking at these photos, remembering the sensations.  I came back here to be with my family, my blood relatives.  But I look at these relics from my travels...
    Cade Cade
    1 Response Nov 30, 2010
    Ace45w Ace45w
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2015


    Starting tomorrow, I actually plan on doing this. I've got a bit of money to make things easier and a bag packed with the things I'll need. I don't know why, but this kind of life has always just been so attractive to me.
    LeoFLJ LeoFLJ
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Oct 29, 2011

    What I Need To Do

    I want to be a vagrant, so I can prove to myself that I can be self sufficient, so I can have an exciting and strange adventures, so I can feel the icy hot clutches of the world at full force. Where I am now, I have realized that I have invested a large portion of my life on...
    VagrantDreams VagrantDreams
    2 Responses Feb 20, 2012
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