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I Want to Live In the Woods

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    A Few Concerns For Nature Lovers

    A few things to add to this: 1) The 42 year estimate for the Oil Crisis is based just on the current rate of consumption with today's population. But as everything is dependent on oil it will happen a lot sooner than that due to increasing demand of population growth. We add...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 25, 2013

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    Yeah Man...

    Now that I think of this, I really think I would be happy living in the woods. I've always like nature=]
    musared musared 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 23, 2009

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    Walk On The Wild Side

    I would love to live in the middle of a wood .I like being close to nature and I would be able to ***** naked and live even closer to nature that is my ideal life .
    beastman111 beastman111 46-50, M Jul 12, 2011

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    Lets Go Wilderness NOW- SPAIN

    I have been preparing for this along 3 years or more, i have spent all money i got in this, i have spent a lot of hours working in the knowledge i have, just for realize i dont want to go alone, (i tried it), just to realize there are no serious people with this. I am full...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 30, 2012

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    New Earth Mountain Village.

    Hey. New Earth Mountain Village is a new age indian tribe/community. For those seeking to live peacefully in the "wilderness" among friends. For more details check out our website =] http:// awakenearthvillage.page.tl/Home.htm [I had to put a space in the link to be able to post...
    AstralTraveler AstralTraveler 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 17, 2011

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    In fact I do live in the woods.

    I talk to few people outside of work and family. Can you imagine what a deal breaker that is with women!
    dontbelong dontbelong 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 11, 2014

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    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 2 Responses Jun 12, 2014

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    Sick Of The Rat Race

    I'm a 49 year young man. I have seen my share of this world's good and bad . Things just seem to be getting worse..all I hear about is killings, drugs that change people in to a zombie like state..on and on. I want out, and am really thinking hard about moving to a remote place...
    dartanyon dartanyon 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 15, 2012

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    My Supplies

    My supplies that i have packed and ready for my adventures are: •a sleeping bag (quest eagles peak mummy 30°, 29in.W x 88in.H, green, 2lbs.) I also have an extra sleeping bag for anyone coming along if they don't have one •a tent, blue/orange(rain fly is orange) 7' long, 7...
    sawyert020 sawyert020 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 6, 2013

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    A Bit Like They Do In 'the Hunger Games'..

    I've lately felt this would where I would be my happiest. Just hunting and gathering, and so on forth, the problem is i'm too young to do anything like that ye
    LucyHall LucyHall 13-15 3 Responses May 18, 2012

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    It is thought-provoking to me,

    to look back over my childhood and realize that all I ever wanted was to run away. Don't misunderstand; I did not have a bad childhood, as they go. I had everything; a good home, loving parents, lots of activities and things to do. Fun things to keep me distracted and learning...
    disastercupcake disastercupcake 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 12

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    An Inevitable End

    How much longer do you think your way of life will last? The signs of the coming collapse are everywhere. What do you think is the reason you have things like cell phones, cars, and grocery stores? Oil. Everything you buy, including food, either has oil in it or uses oil in its...
    richiebarrow richiebarrow 26-30, M 2 Responses May 4, 2013

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    I What To Walk Away From It All.

    I would like to comments on the stores about the pepole who say that they wish that they  could walk away from it all. you dont realy what to walk away because your afraid to, you would rather stay weak and co-dependent on the system,   your terrified of...
    labron labron 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 1, 2010

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    Wild-Ranger Fully Prepared, Looking To Join Or Be Joined Offering Wild Living In Less Than A Week Or Studying Other Projects

    Hi, my name is Alakyen, and I am currently looking for like-minded people to create a project, looking for people who hate this society with all that entails, who wants to live in harmony with nature and make this world a better place. Living a life based on feelings and ideals...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M Apr 23, 2013

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    Bring People Together

    I created a site for people who plan to live in the wilderness so I can try to help others find the people who share their beliefs and maybe help in aiding people who want to start communities in the wild. Right now, there are no members since I just made it, but please join...
    Pathoftheearth Pathoftheearth 22-25 May 3, 2013

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    Leaving Everything Behind

    So, here's the thing. I am done with everything this country has to offer. We are turning into lazy, fat, dumb people who just go with anything the government is doing. I want to leave the united states. Go to Ireland or Scottland. Somewhere with plenty of forest to roam around...
    Vahtii Vahtii 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 17, 2013

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    i love the woods its quiet,

    peaceful,no one there to judge you and most of all i have a lot of freedom and no one to tell me what to do
    columbus38 columbus38 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    Living Wilderness In Less Than A Week I Offer Gear, Guiding And Teaching, Only People Without Doubts

    I have been preparing for this along 3 years or more, i have spent all money i got in this, i have spent a lot of hours working in the knowledge i have, just for realize i dont want to go alone, (i tried it), just to realize there are no serious people with this. I am full...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M Nov 11, 2012

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    I Always Wanted To. One Day I Began To Realise My Dream.

    In western Canada there is a beautiful, remote, historic hotspring property. Read about my 20 year effort to make a one of a kind residence and campsite. Several log buildings were put up, and logs milled on site for many uses, and power is supplied by a water driven generator...
    hotspring hotspring 51-55, M Feb 14, 2012

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    Why Not?

    Just imagine waking up in a warm cabin with the smell of fresh morning breeze rushing into your lungs, you take a few steps to the balcony and there in front of you is 'Life' - birds, squirrels, trees, birds, a little streamlet of freshwater(sniff.. aaaaahhm). The day is spent...
    KnocKnac KnocKnac 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 19, 2008

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    The Village

    I want to live like the people in "The Village". A small group of people who all know each other and love each other. Sort of a 19th century, Amish like village.
    AliceHunt AliceHunt 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 31, 2012

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    A Little Obsessed With This Idea Lately

    Well maybe obsessed is too strong, more like preoccupied.  It's been calling to me lately.  A LOT!  The sights, sounds, and smell of nature.  The sheer beauty of trees.  Fast streams and waterfalls. That stuff really puts me in my happy place...
    SpiceStorm SpiceStorm 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 20, 2010

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    Achieve living in the wilderness at once!

    Meet new people for planning. Meet masters. Meet Friends.https://www.facebook.com/groups/333916366697898/We are a facebook comunity about living in the wilderness, where new members are joining almost everyday, growing in number, planning and being in contact with like-minded...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M Dec 11, 2013

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    Almost That Time.

    Well I've posted a couple stories on E.P. but i guess it cant hurt to put up another. So here it is. I'm a 20 year old male, going to be 21 in April. I'm looking to find one or more people to join up with to embark on a journey of a lifetime. I want to live in the wild, not...
    sawyert020 sawyert020 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 1, 2013

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    My Ultimate Dream Life With The Ostrich-led Carriage And The Whole Shebang

    My ultimate dream is to live in the woods, on a patch of land that belongs to me, and in a small cottage. I would clean up pathways in the woods to walk or ride on. I would like to build a tea pavilion in the backyard to enjoy my passion for tea. There would be a stable housing...
    TeaCozy TeaCozy 31-35 2 Responses May 29, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    My Walk Alone---- Preface-- This is a continuation of the story, or plays around the story of "New Year's Day Walk " (not currently posted) and it's sequel "Our Last Walk...
    Elandra77 Elandra77 56-60 1 Response Feb 18

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    I'm planning on dropping my current life and starting over in a tiny town in the Canadian wilderness. I'm burned out by life. I have to go away if I'm going to preserve myself...
    Undeadly Undeadly 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 5

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    I actually like being nude in the woods. I grew up in the country and was surrounded by woods. Out in the middle of the woods where I live is a secluded pond. My friends and I...
    ethan96 ethan96 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 10

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    mine was found by a couple friends. we were around 10 or so and out playing in the woods behind my house we were playing army and i got captured trying to seek in to their base...
    ronaldleaper ronaldleaper 51-55, M Feb 13

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    Is vulnerability weakness? I thought it was until I listened to Daring Greatly by Brene Brown. Brown challenges everything we think we know about vulnerability and based on...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I really do love being in the woods. I feel so much more at home...the air feels fresher, the earth feels more wild, the animals seem less tainted by the outside world of pollution...
    BlueRoseNeko BlueRoseNeko 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    One night, a summer in my teens, it was especially hot. I woke up around 3 AM, and wrote a note next to my bed saying I was out to get fresh air because I couldn't sleep, in case...
    Commodent Commodent 18-21, M Feb 9

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    Well today is my bday. I thought maybe just maybe my husband would get up with the kids this morning, let me sleep in. I got everything ready lastnight so this morning would be a...
    mrspf mrspf 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    1- My name is Asaad 2- from Egypt 3- now live in KSA 4 work as a sales man and study digital marketing 5- 24 years old 6- graduated from faculty of commerce 7- engaged since 222...
    as3adsamy as3adsamy 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    I am so depressed, I feel like a burden. I'm a communication and advertising student and I hate going to class. My ex boyfriend recently left to Germany to live, we dated 7 years...
    Gabrriiela Gabrriiela 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    Every time I visit a place that may have a woods, I always find a way to go there. And if the woods has a creek, well thats twice as great. I always make up a story in my head as I...
    Greywolf205 Greywolf205 13-15, F Feb 20

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    Last summer I lived in an area where I could go nude in the woods. This year I don't and can't.
    Triadnudist Triadnudist 61-65, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    The woods of Wisconsin are absolutely beautiful! The entire state is wooded with tons of rivers, lakes, waterfalls, bluffs and rolling hills throughout. It is bordered by 2 of the...
    compactnormal8 compactnormal8 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 17

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    I think it would be great if I could gust live free forever in the woods with the animals in nature.
    Runawaypeople12 Runawaypeople12 13-15, F Feb 22

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    I think it would be great if I could gust live free forever in the woods with the animals in nature.
    Runawaypeople12 Runawaypeople12 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 22

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    The most intense feeling of freedom I have ever felt. There's a wood behind my mother in laws house and I decided to go for a walk by myself wasn't planning anything except a bit...
    louisetiger1 louisetiger1 31-35, F 18 Responses Feb 5

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    I lived on this earth for 15 years, which Is not a long time but I've already been through a lot and I was strong enough to finish till the end, all by myself! I realized a lot of...
    Jazmyn12699 Jazmyn12699 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I can really enjoy little things like rain and snow or seeing the first flowers of the spring again. It just gives me a really happy feeling for a little bit. But at the same time...
    kindofmagic kindofmagic 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I want to run away and I would love to bring someone(s) with me. Anywhere is fine with me. Let's just go. I live in NC...Is there anyone close by..?
    NeeNee19 NeeNee19 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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