Post

I Want to Live In a Commune.

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 165 People

    Loneliness

    I'm 63 and I move from place to place, no family, no friends and would like to live in a commune because of loneliness. 
    loutsoul loutsoul 61-65, M 2 Responses Jul 31, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Feature Length Documentary About Communes & Adoption

    I wanted to share a project I am working on - it's a feature length documentary about discovering my two older sisters who were born on a CA commune in the 60's and given up for adoption. check out this link: http://kck.st/f7sD06 I am looking to raise money for production and...
    HediaMaron HediaMaron 31-35, F Feb 3, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Wondering

    I am a college sophomore at a large state school, I am having a hard time making human connections here, I am interested in continuing my college education but I feel like I want to have meaningful life experiences as I work towards a degree(I am a philosophy major with a...
    megsunny megsunny 18-21 1 Response Nov 5, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Alternatives to Being Homeless?

    I feel kind of stuck in a situation where I am real close to becoming homeless in Florida. I've got nothing left to lose. My two daughters are not miners any longer. In fact the elder of the two is currently in the Army. My Lack of money, a Job, confidence. I wish I could take...
    gnh4now gnh4now 46-50 4 Responses Dec 9, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Looking For A Commune To Live.

    Getting back with nature , simple and basic.
    ladygirl420 ladygirl420 46-50, F 4 Responses Dec 3, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Wonderful Memories Of Childhood

    As a child, being raised in a commune was wonderful !  I was surrounded by children to play with. There were many adults to offer support and love. Instead of watching television, I was encouraged to read and write (formulate an original thought). There was ALWAYS music in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jan 26, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm Going to Start My Own Commune

    No if's, and's, or but's about it.  I've got my own land, and I'm out working on other people's land doing skill-trade.  So far this year, I've learned a slew of useful skills for sustainability.  I've learned about organic farming, taking care of chickens and...
    Scrapophillia Scrapophillia 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 10, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Living A Happy Life.

    After years of contemplating what I want in life. I know now that I would love to find a life partner that would follow me and join a commune to live in. We would not necessarily live in the same place forever but it would be great to have someone to count on, someone to lean on...
    yourblacknight yourblacknight 26-30, M 2 Responses May 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    New Mexico

    I did some investigation on a place in new Mexico. It seemed pretty cool, Made me want to go and live there
    Jamcojay Jamcojay 31-35, M 5 Responses Jul 24, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seems Ideal Life

    As a single mother I honestly think living in a commune would be beneficial as you would have support at hand and someone to play with the kids
    purplepaws purplepaws 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    More Info. About Why I Want to Start a Commune

    I forgot to say in that last story that I don't want to have the commune affiliated with my church which is Atmore First Assembly.  See our web site at www.atmorefirstassembly.org. I don't wan to do this for two reasons.  !.  because the Assebmly of God...
    zwag zwag Jun 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want to Start a Commune

    Well, I'd like to live in a commune because Im legally bilnd and I've not had much training in areas of responsiblity.  My parents habe looked in many places in the U.S. for me to find help so that I could learn to be independant, but they weren't able to find alot of...
    zwag zwag Jun 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Awesome Experience

    I was a guest at a commune. I spent three days there. It was great. I am so jealous of the people who've been able to make that leap. At the commune they had huge gardens. I spent some time working at processing their fresh sage. It was so relaxing and smell so good too. I...
    MarkFree MarkFree 51-55, M 7 Responses Dec 7, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want To Live Loving

    im in a place in my life that ive seen and experienced so much and now i want to reach out in a totally loving way to share my self to maybe be a part of others lives in a positive way. its indescribable how much i want to be helpful and peaceful and work for others completely...
    ginabear76 ginabear76 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't want to live in a commune

    but that selection was not available. I just watched a documentary on the Black Bears commune during the 60's 70's. they had free love and worked together the make a life for them selves. But most left when they started having kids. I guess it was not a life that they wanted...
    asherjoh asherjoh 36-40, M Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    In college I have always liked having roommates.

    And I think it would be amazing to live in a house with a bunch of people that love and care about you, that you can spend holidays with, and just be yourself with. I often fantasize about living in a commune just like the ladies from one of my favorite bands Rockbitch
    sb8990 sb8990 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel

    What Is Stopping Me

    What is stopping me from packing up and leaving now? 1. property that I own, responsibility to tenants and my family.  tons of collected accumulated junk throughout the years. 2. my children and their father would fight for custody. 3. my oldest daughter wouldn't want to...
    Tumblindice Tumblindice 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 18, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bonobo Intellectualis Anyone? Dreaming Of My Tribe

    What should a commune really be? When I first start exploring that field back in 2004, all hell broke loose in my quickly evolving mind. First, term defining is a must. Commune derived from community seems to involve something larger and much less united. Tribe seems better but...
    BonoboIntellectualis BonoboIntellectualis 31-35, M Mar 16, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Please Read

    has anyone joined a commune
    brandyn90 brandyn90 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 7, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Since I was a young child I have always been

    different from everyone else, I have never really been able to “fit in” easily as I have never felt that anyone could really truly understand me. I never enjoyed school; I felt that everything I was being taught was useless to me and was not for my benefit but somehow the...
    mbubu mbubu 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 12

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Must It Be Imaginary?

    I have this plan, in my "other" life, to live in a place where families, singles, couples, whoever, all live together without discrimination, stereotyping and without being cliquish.  Where my child would be protected and loved as a child by everyone else and their...
    noexcuses noexcuses 36-40, F 8 Responses Jan 18, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'd Like To Ask All Of You...

    Why?What drives you to want this?  Let's assume we all want a feeling of Belonging; all desire love and acceptance. Beyond that, what daily/weekly activities or elements would be important to you personally if you lived in a commune?
    gotsalsa gotsalsa 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 20, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need to Find a Commune

    Hello everyone I want to find a commune asap. I am currently living with my son in New Jersey and I am open to any commune anywhere in the US.  Please advise.  Thanks Joanne
    Goldygirl03 Goldygirl03 41-45 8 Responses Jun 22, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want It So Bad.

    I want to live in a group of people who care more about love, nature, God, and being kind to others, than about money, possessions, and social status. I want to learn how to grow my own food. I want to live away from the city, I don't even care if I live in a tent. I'm not...
    delvaria delvaria 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 17, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Starting Our Commune

    Hello All! I'll start by giving a bit of back history- I grew up a middle class split family american. I was smart but never wanted to "use" it. Shortly after high school I met my husband and here we are 3 years later very happy. Through a bit of research I've found some much...
    warters warters 22-25 3 Responses Dec 21, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Commune

    http://www.hummingbirdcommunity.org this is the one I was looking at because I like the wilderness. But there was another one that was really remote and seemed like they had a great time. I sill looking for it.
    Jamcojay Jamcojay 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 18, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Please Read

    has anyone joined alpha farm in oregon
    brandyn90 brandyn90 18-21, M Sep 7, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    What I Want...................

    I look at life like a mountain....the first 40 years are the climb up the mountain,,,,and the next 40 or more (hopefully) are the trec down that mountain....I have begun my journey down and want to do it as peacefully and lovingly and joyously as I possibly can. I love the idea...
    GCTAB GCTAB 46-50, F 2 Responses May 3, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want To Live Like The Amish Where Everybody Helps Each Other

    I want to get 4 people to invest with me in 100 acres 5 [20 acre lots] 60 minutes from Elpaso Texas this land has no electric, I will continue to look for land with electric we also need a well and a septic. the land is $19,500 a well cost from $10,000-$15000 depending on how...
    beauspencer beauspencer 46-50 4 Responses Feb 11, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want To Live In A Commune

    As I near my retirement age I am suddenly faced with temporary custody of my grandson. I hope that it stays only temporary but something deep inside of me tells me that he may be here to stay ... I have done the mother stuff and know what is and what is not out there. I am not...
    jussoli jussoli 51-55, F Jan 27, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Casa Greens1 Greater Noida West Pre Launched Property Floor Planhttp://noida-extn.net/listing/casa-greens-1-noida-extn-locationSpanish Type Architecture ordained with French Home...
    MeenaTalan MeenaTalan 26-30, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Alcoholic cirrhosis might cause death if consuming carries on. Despite the fact that cirrhosis just isn't reversible, if ingesting stops, one particular's probabilities of survival...
    William162d6ol9 William162d6ol9 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was supposed to have a job interview today, but just as I was getting ready to leave, the recruiter called to tell me management was "busy" today and wanted to cancel. At least...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay, so I've got a bit of good news. Now, a few days back I wrote how I was seeking a girlfriend, well, I might just have a shot. Where I live, There's a girl that lives literally...
    ak0123 ak0123 13-15, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Almost two months ago, I had THE moment when life hit me in the head with a brick. A rude inconsiderate comment the STBX made to something I said when he and I were having a...
    TheDreamyWoman TheDreamyWoman 36-40, F 5 Responses 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I have a cousin who is my age (i'm 14 btw), we'll call her M. So M's mom is moving close to where I live but M's staying with her step dad. Not because she has to but because...
    kkam34 kkam34 13-15, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. I am 56 year old guy. 2. I am married. 3. I am 6'1" tall. 4. I am a songwriter. 5. I am a musician. 6. I play guitar and have for a long time. 7. I am an Aries. 8. I eat healthy...
    severalanimals severalanimals 56-60, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    About 12 years ago my ex-husband dragged me out of a neighborhood where I had friends with whom I had a lot in common. Drama, hate, ignorance...none of that was part of my daily...
    pxlchk1 pxlchk1 41-45, F 55 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He's been my best friend since we were 5 years old. Though he recently came back into my life recently, his presence has been helping my days be more bearable. It's funny how we...
    MorbidMorals MorbidMorals 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    let me tell you a little story i saw online recently about a man who's poor and jobless. he went on several job interviews, however, got accepted to none. he lives alone in a...
    yunisaurus yunisaurus 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to go on a road trip with my girls! I want to see and experience things I've never seen! I want to climb a mountain🗻and SCREAM!!! I want to meet people, and taste new...
    SusieBlu SusieBlu 22-25, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want a great big house I can get lost in,own a black Ferrari California,& have more money than I can spend in the next 5 lifetimes. I want to live pampered & spoiled in the lap...
    mysticmoonglow mysticmoonglow 51-55, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a tortured man. I cannot stop thinking of sex. It hasn't ruined my life just yet, but it will soon. I bought a 38 special, and I wish I had the courage to use it on myself. I...
    Gimli1982 Gimli1982 31-35, M 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm trying to get help for my mental illnesses, so that's a start. I'm applying for scholarships, I'm organizing my days into focusing on my health and fitness. I'm ridding myself...
    MorbidMorals MorbidMorals 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I'm a little nervous about posting this here, but I guess I just felt the need to talk about it. I've had what I believe are some very vivid past life stuff, mainly what I talk...
    acerbuskeeper acerbuskeeper 18-21, T 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I found this quote and though just how inspirational it is."Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you...
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I admire watching you lay dormant peacefully upon my canvas. So insensible and so vulnerable to my tracing touch. Your bare flesh subliminally nettles my trance. I'm mesmerized by...
    game58m game58m 22-25, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Single 21 year old female wants to be loved Be happy Treated like a princess :)
    misscutie1993 misscutie1993 18-21, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think this'd be the only kind of girl I could get it live with :D I could talk about games for a lifetime, don't ask me about actors names, about books, about movies. Do tell...
    jafetgx jafetgx 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Marriage No hugs not even a kiss, no intimacy everyday is like this. I try so hard, but what can I do, he's not interested, it makes me blue. I sigh and cry as sadness takes...
    maulena maulena 41-45, F 13 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel there's got to be more to life than what I've been enduring & feeling for so many years. It's burning inside of me so badly, I just need to vent. I never have before... As a...
    michelle0808 michelle0808 31-35, F