Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Want to Run Away

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 4,719 People

    I Want To Run Away, not because my life is bad

    Hi, im 15 and live in a small city in Iowa. I've been wanting to run away for awhile now but not because my life is bad or anything, in fact my life is actually pretty good. But i want to run away to explore, to take on adventures, to learn and see new things! I mean what if you...
    1BillonGalaxies 1BillonGalaxies 13-15, M 5 Responses Dec 4, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    MaggieBlack MaggieBlack 13-15, F 12 Responses Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Autumn02 Autumn02 13-15, F 2 Responses May 23

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I wanna run away far from everyone

    and everything so no one can hurt me again fiscally and or mentally
    tianalovesher tianalovesher 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Imexhausted Imexhausted 22-25, F 5 Responses May 24

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Does anyone live close in Massachusetts

    that drives can get me the **** out of here
    tinanelson tinanelson 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to leave, travel the country,

    and meet new people. Anyone else feel that way?
    ShadowOfAnAngel ShadowOfAnAngel 13-15, F 9 Responses Mar 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Once I get older, I'm just going to keep

    driving. I won't stay in one place anymore. Although, my arms may get tired...
    Coffeat5am Coffeat5am 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 13, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to run away so bad

    because I feel so trapped like every were I am at home at school at my family's house every hates me and nothing goes right it's ether run away or kill myself I just don't know what to do anymore with my life
    briannacahill briannacahill 13-15, F May 24

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Lost In the Wilderness

    I have always dreamed about running away. I did once when I was five. I never made it out of thegarage, although I managed to hide out there for most of the day. BUt then my parents called my grandparents, who called their friend -the mayor, who called his friend the police...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 12 Responses Oct 6, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Who wants to leave for Cali?

    Exiles, misfits, anyone thats an outcast? Let's create a group so we have people to rely on. I need out of here, so let's go.
    LeeIsntFunny LeeIsntFunny 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It may seem silly, but I don't care: I'm

    anorexic and the ED is turning me into a bad person - I keep hurting people. On Saturday my parents and sister are going to visit some of our family friends and have dinner and such... But food makes me feel bad and not eating what is served is impolite. Because of my bad mood...
    ThatCrimson ThatCrimson 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 24

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to get to know someone (guy

    or girl) and Us fall for each other then have them take me away to start a family and live happily with them
    creezyah creezyah 18-21, F 1 Response May 1

    Your Response

    Cancel

    [F, UK] If anyone is truly serious about

    leaving home, please contact me. Friend and I have already made an extensive plan to leave in summer. If you wish to join, again - send me a message. Looking forward to it. :) P.S. I'm in this chatroom -> http://unitedrunaways.chatango.com/
    meizjer meizjer 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hello, my name is Spinn an I'm 17 years old.

    I turn 18 in 7 months 23 days an 8 hours. I currently live with my grandparents an I've been here since age 4 since my parents had me young. My mother currently is a drug addict an alcoholic an is in an out of my life. My father did time an is in my life but we have no...
    Chvllegurl Chvllegurl 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 19, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I would love to run away just up

    and leave had enough of existing I want to live only three things holding me back if I could make enough to make sure there taken care of then I'd just go no one would see it either I'd just be gone one day no trace I'd love to do that still hoping it will happen some day
    Candlelight01 Candlelight01 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Uprising. I am attempting again to create a

    group of runaways,exiles,misfits,misunderstood and anyone can join. We will all live off the grid or try to take over a small city. Contact me for info and to join.
    SamTraveler16 SamTraveler16 16-17, M 7 Responses Dec 27, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    After being stuck in the same,

    seemingly endless broken cycle. I feel as if the only way for hope is to break free of the ordinary; I don't have roots, maybe someday I could. I don't feel alive anymore. I need to get away. These walls are killing my psych'. The freight is calling. The RR tracks are my...
    LivingToLearnLearningToLove LivingToLearnLearningToLove 22-25, M 1 Response May 21

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I thinking of going to Oregon,

    northern CA, or possibly San Miguel de Allende in mexico.....apparently there is a large ex-pat community there, and I speak espaƱol which is a plus.
    gemini910 gemini910 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 21

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i really want to run away

    so anybody who lives in US and want to run away message me with the plans
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Anybody who has a car

    and willing to run away with me and live in the US please message me .... I'm desperate
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Kebra725 Kebra725 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 28, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to run away. I want to find adventure

    and excitement. I want to actually do something with my life. I want to actually live life. I want to find other people that feel as I do, so we can do this together. If you feel as I do, please message me or comment.
    solomon3020 solomon3020 18-21, M 5 Responses Dec 22, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I can say it in a flat-out statement: I want to

    run away. My life is in an awful condition, and I can't take it anymore. Talking to adults doesn't help me at all. My reasons: - Bullies. My 'friends' have been bullying me for quite a while now, by teasing me. I'm no stranger to simple teasing, but I'm very sensitive to...
    CleverTigerShadow CleverTigerShadow 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    tinanelson tinanelson 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I wish someone loved in Massachusetts

    that could help me run away
    tinanelson tinanelson 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    If I run away, I can finally let go of my dark

    intentions and start over again. I can go somewhere where nobody will find me and feel more relaxed and free with myself than I have ever felt.
    JK7448 JK7448 22-25, F 1 Response May 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to run away,i live in florida,

    and im 15 anyone want to come? i dont want to doy this alone.
    anaponce98 anaponce98 16-17, F 9 Responses Jun 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    But I can't. I have children

    that I love and I have a responsibility to provide for them and take care of them. I also WANT to be there for them. It's their mother that I want out of my life. I want to start over in a way, but I love my children too much to leave them.
    zaaphod zaaphod 46-50, M 4 Responses Jan 23, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have been wanting to run away

    for over a year and a half now. I am practically alone, I am depressed, my life is terroble, I'm scared of someone I have to see, and I have this creepy stalker that broke my window. I want somebody to run away with me. Message me if u want to run with me
    Teenager1421 Teenager1421 13-15, F 9 Responses Jul 29, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Im a run away with car seeking to make a group.

    help with funding for travel n rent
    Eve34 Eve34 18-21, F Apr 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 21

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to be free from my torture home

    and i am old enough to any way. I have a plan and I know how to survive, so i am making a join a group so together we will be free from our hell home. if you are interested message me.
    Unknown1047 Unknown1047 18-21, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes I do... I am not happy,

    I don't I should have to second guess whether you like my kids, or if I am desirable. It's ok if I am not but we are married and I am completely alone. Waiting for some Calgon to take me away. I've gotta a boat and a paddle, no I don't... I'm just stuck. Poop
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to move out and leave my life behind.

    I don't hate it, I just know I'd have more fun and probably a better life if I got up and left today (besides my assault charges, lol) I know what you're thinking, a typical 19 y.o. kid who hates their parents and blah, blah. I love my parents, mostly my dad, but when reality...
    fuckbitchcuntwhore fuckbitchcuntwhore 18-21, M Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    hannahmontes hannahmontes 13-15, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Anyone else feel like running away?

    I'm so tired of everything. I'm ready to start a new life with myself. Haha.
    DeletedDeletedDeleted DeletedDeletedDeleted 31-35, F 5 Responses May 11, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Sparrow Or the Cloud- Just Let Me Be Free!

    There was a song that was sung by a popular group, the Monkees called "Run Way from Life.”  The lyrics to this song basically went something like: Let's run away from life together. Let me run away from life with you. Let's run away from life together. Leave...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 32 Responses Dec 16, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seeking to make a run away group of pokemon

    trainers. Must have pokemon games. It will be our entertainment and our source of money i found way of making money by trading legendaries and shinies
    Eve34 Eve34 18-21, F May 22

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The United Runaways Website - Runaway Partner Wanted

    Looking for a runaway partner(s): I am a 15 year old girl who comse from a broken home that has gotten to a point where... there is no choice for me but to leave. It is a serious abusive situation. I'm not just "bored" or sick of doing chores. So, I'm looking for a potential...
    PartTimeShadow PartTimeShadow 18-21, F 19 Responses Mar 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    from everything. I want to run away from

    feeling bad about my choices and decisions...I want to rewind my life to the start of this year. Just rewind. undo everything. save the relationships I put at stake and lost as a result of my selfish choices. but I didn't know I'd be hurting anyone. I didn't know. I didn't know...
    stabbedtoceasersalad stabbedtoceasersalad 18-21, F 1 Response May 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Unwanted Dreams

    My life sucks , I really hate it . What can I say I'm a rebellious punk rock kid . My parents being pastors really wrecked my life . I cannot do anything, they use religion against my beliefs. I wanna run away to a place where I cannot be stepped on, judged, or someone who...
    deleted deleted 26-30 14 Responses Jan 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i really really really want to run away.

    . but then.. i just get caught up in the matrix of .. HOW and WHAT of it all!!!!!
    questforsoul questforsoul 36-40, F Apr 19

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Wanted: Wanna Be Runaways

    hello, my friend and one nother person want to run, we all have our own reasons but some of us my not be able to make it. we want to run this month but need you! so please write below if you want to run with us and are below 16... we need money, tools, but most all each other so...
    onelittlecat onelittlecat 13-15, F 14 Responses Mar 6, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    life is now great :) I had ran away in febraury

    and am still a run away with a partner. I ran upstate then together we lived in hotels for few days (nearly caught few times) so we left state. we found nice ppl in vegas with big fancy 2 story house tht to me felt like a mansion. didn't wanna feel like we overstayed n didn't...
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 9 Responses Mar 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Dear Wanna Be Run Aways,

    I have viewed several younger ones who ..Wish to run away. To where... anywhere... You WILL BE jumping from the frying pan into the fire!! I know some of you are unloved, abused... trapped! Running away will DESTORY you! The streets are dangerous, full of beings/aliens who feed...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 6 Responses Feb 18, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i hate it i feel like i have changed

    so much in everything i want to be my old self again but i can't it sucks the new me is just sucks they changed me and left me in the dark even my clothes have changed i was depressed and still depressed but not like i use to but i think when i was more depressed i was myself...