1. SoloDrifter1980

    Solo_Drifter's Experience

    Listen to this episode of my podcast, solo_Drifter's Experience, Solo_Drifter's Experience https://anchor.fm/solodrifter1980/episodes/Solo_Drifters-Experience-e2i6u7
  2. Matt Derrick

    Episode #02 - From Railroad Engineer to Hobo

    Link: https://youtu.be/jm4vhxnpXG8 In this second episode of the podcast, we interview Eng Jr Lupo, a former engineer for Union Pacific about his experiences working for the railroad and why he gave that up to ride the rails as a hobo. This is the first episode of a weekly series discussing...
  3. Dunedrifter

    Free digitized copy of The Tramp’s Handbook

    I stumbled across this interesting book called “The Tramp’s Handbook”, that was written in England in 1903 by Harry Roberts. Full of fascinating folklore for living the tramp’s life from back in the day, that’s still very applicable today. Click this link...
  4. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs The hobo inspiring a new generation of restless spirits

    After leaving his small town as a teen, 'Huck' hit the road to hitchhike, hop trains and live by his own rules. Now he’s helping other vagabonds navigate a society they see no future in. You don’t choose your name as a hobo. You earn it. Steven Boutwell gained his while working with another...
  5. Trooper

    Appalachian Mountian Hobos

    I've never been further east of Nevada but the place that interests me the most is the Appalachian Mountains. The green, the people, the music, seems like a cool place to roll through. Anyone ever been? What is the hopping like over there? Any good stories to tell?
  6. TonyCo

    Looking for workers-travelers

    Hello, I'm a french film maker, and I'm looking for American hobos, or worker-travelers, to make a documentary. I'm interested about people who are struggling for life, following dangerous or incredible path, doing special jobs on their way, or community who lives out of the grid. We want to...
  7. A

    News & Blogs Homeless Fashion is En Vogue 2017

    HOMELESS INSPIRED FASHION COLLECTION SPARKS DEBATE AT MEN'S FASHION WEEK Looks from the N. Hoolywood Collection Randy Brooke/WireImage (3) 3:50 PM PST 2/1/2017 by Sam Reed N. Hoolywood designer Daisuke Obana had the fashion world buzzing on Wednesday. Daisuke Obana, designer of Japanese...
  8. Wesley

    Urgently in need of HELP

    Sum this up as briefly as possible. We are in need of a FAMILY Lawyer. My wife Christine has a 4 year old daughter named Luna Or should I say, WE have a 4 year old daughter. Due to life's circumstances, Luna is in the temporary custody of Christine's mother and step-father She is being raised...
  9. Brother X

    Video John T. Davis’s 1992 documentary, Hobo,

    Reviewed by one of the people I collaborate with over on {R}emnants http://flip.it/lBIlp a Flipboard curated by several people, including myself. --------------------- HOBO VISIONS John T. Davis’s 1992 documentary, Hobo, finds the BBC filmmaker tagging along with a modern day...
  10. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs Life on the Road as a Millennial - The Vagabus Disaster?

    Life on the Road as a Millennial Ah, life on the open road. So American! Kerouac! Easy Rider! The kid from Into the Wild who ate those seeds and died! Kids are still unplugging and trying out The Hobo Life—but what happens when you add Wi-Fi and Indiegogo campaigns and iPhone apps to the...
  11. loathsomeginger

    How to be a "hobby hobo" without being an oogle?

    I've read a lot of comments lately about what a true hobo/vagabond is or isn't on StP and r/vagabond lately, which I completely understand. However, with that said, I think there's a way for people who hop freights, hitchhike, etc. to coexist in a way that respects one another. Personally, when...
  12. photobusking

    Filming the Scum

    I'm avoiding my homework to tell you guys about an idea I've had bouncing around my head for a while. trigger warning: 2edgy ahoy. So I took in a homeless kid. He's 22. His dad died three months ago. He's in my town fresh out of rehab. I met him in Taco Bell slumped over a table waiting for...