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I Want to Own My Own "Earthship" Home.

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    My Dream Home..

    If you don't already know what Earthships are...I urge you to take a look here at <a href="http://www.earthship.net/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=5">Earthships.com</a> Here are some facts about Earthships* Earthship Biotecture...
    Vox Vox 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 27, 2007

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    Way of the Future, If There Is One

    I think all houses should be subterranean or blended into their environment in an unobtrusive way, use traditional heating and cooling techniques, and use self or community generated power from only clean and renewable sources such as solar and wind.
    divineandrogyne divineandrogyne 22-25 1 Response Jan 2, 2008

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    Unfamiliar With The Term...

    ...but it turns out I've been designing my future abode to be more or less in line with those principles, though for different reasons. My basic mad science underground lair plans focused on a primarily underground facility with concealed or disguised surface access points...
    doctormadmann doctormadmann 26-30 Nov 12, 2011

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    So Singapore train service had the worst disrupt ever today. Roads were congested and buses were packed. It's nice to be back at home and on my bed.
    Caramelfrappee Caramelfrappee 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    I may finally be able to get out of my house. I just got back together with my exboyfriend, and it's an open relationship. He would let me come live with him but that means I have...
    Jessica8399 Jessica8399 13-15, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I have been fulfilling my travel wanderlust for the last four years. I am from Saint Louis, Mo. but currently live in Taiwan and have been to England,Italy, Germany, Hong Kong, The...
    Rizpektdue Rizpektdue 31-35, M 3 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Once I found myself sat on the pavement, crying at 3 in the morning, writing a letter on the back of an old cornetto box that I found in someone’s recycling. The letter was to my...
    ellt ellt 16-17, F 19 hrs ago

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    Me sees buildings. Boarded up. To prevent squatters. But owners could help homeless And get tax breaks justified If any cared to help. But nohhhh. Must be insured...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I don't want to go home. We are just finishing up a 10 day vacation, and are headed home. I don't want to go back home. My mother in law lives with us, and it's been really...
    rivervalley1417 rivervalley1417 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I have agoraphobia and anxiety, so I can't hold down a job outside of home. It's too stressful. My body shuts down. I need a decent income from home. Any ideas? I am great with...
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    My parents house doesn't even feel like home anymore, I would rather sleep in an hotelroom everyday than be in their house any longer.
    laurenjauregui laurenjauregui 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I want an earth bermed, earthship home like a mutha!
    mrsteaberry mrsteaberry 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    It's dawn.. and raining.. yesterday the weather was 38'c, so this rain is such a blessing.. an imam is preaching in the nearby mosque.. it's a daily 10mins preach after their...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My wife left with the kids this past Sunday. This has been the longest hardest week of my life. I miss both my kids and my wife. I want to hear that tenderness in her voice that...
    misanthropic1234 misanthropic1234 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I believe in the right to own a Gun on your own property yes. You have a right to defend your home from intruders without jail time. If civilians can own a Gun then burglars will...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I had a bizzare encounter with a guy at a rest stop while moving from TX back to my home state in WI. I was in there taking a **** and he was standing in the urinal next to me, and...
    Cristofori Cristofori 41-45, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    The way home to your heart is through inquiry, awareness and alchemy. The tools you need are willingness, courage, curiosity and loads and loads of loving support. M. K. Larkin...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Family Stories (Part 3)..... This is the third part of family stories as told by my mum whose short term memory is fading fast but whose long term memory is still sound. All have...
    nswwoy nswwoy 51-55, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I want to travel and take pictures and try new things. I want to drink coffee in a Parisian cafe as I paint the Eiffel Tower. I want to watch a lion play with its young as I hide...
    LiveLoveCoffee LiveLoveCoffee 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It should be illegal to work on a day as beautiful as today.....
    sugarbox1970 sugarbox1970 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    need to run away I have a plan msg me for details
    AngiGrayGurl AngiGrayGurl 13-15 1 Response Jun 29

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    You really can’t go home again.I’m in my small apartment, a little drunk... *maybe* a little lonely. Looking at photos my Dad sent of the newest renovations that...
    drfate drfate 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    So here's the thing... I am slowly creating the life I want. I know that sounds odd, and to many of you, a life that you are solely in control of is already your every day reality...
    Shoutittotheworld23 Shoutittotheworld23 26-30, M Jun 27

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    I don't know if you mean they don't want them in the sense that when they have them they put them up for adoption or let someone else take care of them or if you mean parents who...
    thehobbits thehobbits 22-25 Jun 25

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    My house was built in 1952 by the family who owned the two square miles of land surrounding me. Some has developed, some remains for grazing. I had only been in my house a few...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 25

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    I have worked hard all my life and run my own business for many yeas, Now i want to change the way i live, I have some land with a trailer home on it. i get power from solar panels...
    007carpetman 007carpetman 51-55, M 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I'm a 58 year old woman and I've been alone my entire life. At childbirth the doctor posed the question to my father which of us he wanted to save. I wasn't just breach, or feet...
    sillysag sillysag 56-60, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    when I was 12 years old i remember my mother telling me that we were moving, not just moving house moving, but to a new country. England to Australia. I don't think i quite...
    BethAlice BethAlice 22-25 Jun 24

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    Islamic State (Isis) militants overpowered Kurdish forces in the Sinjar area of Iraq last August and proceeded to purge its Yazidi population – an ancient, predominantly...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M Jun 24

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    So I transferred to a new job a year ago, my manager is my gm, she probably used to be a good manager years ago, but so far she's barely there. Sure she's a nice person but my job...
    Worleybirdie Worleybirdie 22-25, F Jun 23

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    someone please take me away.. I need fresh air.. a place to clear my head.. I can't escape the sadness.. its to consuming.. I want to be free
    wonderfulIam wonderfulIam 22-25, F Jun 23

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    i need to leave this summer. my parents are sending me to summer school, and then to a different school away from all my friends because "my education is more important". i live in...
    griffinjohanson12369 griffinjohanson12369 13-15, M Jun 23

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    anyone who lives in louisiana in america that is 12-15 that wants to run with me please message me
    tan5566polar tan5566polar 31-35, M 4 Responses Jun 23

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    Family Stories (Part 2)........., This is the 2nd part of family history as told to me by my mum whose memory is fast fading but still has her long term memory intact. I have heard...
    nswwoy nswwoy 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    So I haven't been on here in a while.. I was kinda giving myself time to think I guess. But now things are getting serious. I'm running away. Hopefully this weekend. I'm 13, female...
    getawaygirll getawaygirll 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    Brains v.s Brawn Lorelie relaxed on a tree branch of the tallest tree in the back yard, he'd sat there all morning until the sun rose up. The view of it behind the mansion was...
    Shadowfox20 Shadowfox20 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    I want a sister wife! Someone to have fun with in and out of the bedroom, live with, raise a family with, be my wife and my husband's wife! Interested? Message me!
    countryqueen623 countryqueen623 18-21, F Jun 20

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    Robyn "Dancing On My Own" Somebody said you got a new friend Does she love you better than I can There's a big black sky over my town I know where you at, I bet she's around...
    LittleSouthernBelle LittleSouthernBelle 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    I feel the same way a lot of you guys feel. I love my parents, and they are good to me. They helped me financially through college and because of that I feel like I need to do...
    AlyAlta17 AlyAlta17 18-21, F Jun 18

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    I moved in with my boyfriend before we were even dating. We had our "fun" on the side when we first met, but last year I had some events happen at my parents home that made me not...
    idislikeme idislikeme 22-25, F Jun 18

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    London: He was barely old enough to drive in Britain. But last Saturday, Talha Asmal, a 17-year-old high school student from West Yorkshire, apparently detonated a Toyota Land...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M Jun 18

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