I Want to Leave the Suburbs

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 33 People

    I'm Suffocating In the Suburbs

    I need to get out!I live in a subdivision. I hate subdivisions. I hate the word subdivision. I feel that I have no privacy here. I feel that I've lost the ability to express my own individuality. I live in an manicured and highly-regulated Stepford paradise that seems to me...
    OldSoul OldSoul
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2007

    Can't Wait to Leave

    I agree with the member who said they would either like to live in a big city or in the country.  That's me to a tee.  We moved to the suburbs to have a better chance of adopting a child but I feel like a total poser here.  I have next to nothing in common with...
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    6 Responses Jun 7, 2008

    I Want to Move

    I grew up in the suburbs, and I own a house there now. I do not hate it, I love the fact that I own my own home, I am very proud of it, but I am so tired of the suburbs. To me it is like a combo of all the bad parts of the city and the country, without too many other benefits. I...
    Ozzygrl Ozzygrl
    26-30, F
    Sep 2, 2008


    It could be all the books I've read. Maybe it could be the complaints of adults today, "These kids have it too easy." This sounds silly, once I put it into words, but it'd be really nice to have a grand adventure worth putting into a novel.
    RedheadedWhippersnapper RedheadedWhippersnapper
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2013
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