intro

  1. inconsequentia

    I mostly lurk and read threads, but here's a post to introduce myself to the community (see, that wasn't that hard).

    Greetings, other than fora I created or was a founding member of, I have always been a lurker by nature. But I’ve been here reading along for a couple of years now and I think it’s time that I just waved my hand out there, hullo! Then at least my post count won’t be at zero. I really enjoy the...
  2. D

    Ro wants to GO, and it doesn't matter where

    hi there :) my name is Ro! i'm 20 years old i think a wonderful 21st birthday gift to myself would be to finally escape this town i'm trapped in. i moved to Slippery Rock, PA for my ex, and for a while it felt like home even after leaving him. i don't particularly have anything to run from, just...
  3. cool ancom cat

    A Small Introduction

    Dear People of StP, Howdy! My name's Aidan, and I'm new in town. On a more serious note, it really is a pleasure to be a part of the forum. I was looking around for stuff about squatting, and I happened to stumble upon this website. The resources section led me to r/vagabond as well...
  4. AngieU

    Hi all, Introduction

    Hey everyone! I been lurking for bout half a year now. I was in school when I started lurking, and now that Im out I thought this would be a great resource for my new-found freedom. I am sad to find that I have wrapped myself in a lot of shit while I was at it, and am now stuck where I'm at...
  5. PaperTea

    Appalachian traveling western America - Hello!

    I am new here and still kind of new to traveling on my own. I was born in Tennessee and spent most of my life there. I am traveling with a wheeled luggage bag for my laptop, my cameras, etc. And a shoulder bag with a few shirts and a coat. I've couchsurfed, stayed in hostels and airbnb, slept...
  6. BorgerKong

    Howdy Y'all! (Just a dumbass kid from MI)

    Howdy y’all! I’m Burger, and I’m a bumbling idiot. Here’s a really long post about me, because I’m conceited or whatever. ABOUT ME: HOBBIES N’ PASSIONS N’ SHIT As an internet rule of thumb, you can't make a generic intro post without sharing every single one of your interests! On that note...
  7. IzzyBizzy

    I'm new

    Im new, I got a serious hard on for train/freight hopping tho cuz of Kerouac and growing up with tracks behind my house, playing on stopped trains as a kid. I'm planning a trip to start in the next 3-9 months. Hoping to start out from a rail yard in Denver. I'm doing a lil online and phone...
  8. SummerFire160424

    Hey all!

    So my name is Brianna but I usually go by SummerFire and I live in Portland, OR as of July 2017 after living in San Diego, CA for way too long (28 years) and I’m a queer and trans woman of color. I joined StP forums a few months ago but I was dealing with a shit ton of depression and anxiety but...
  9. O

    Hey y’all

    My names Tory, aka ODT I recently made my way from Richmond Kentucky to Sacramento & will be posted here for awhile. I don’t wanna write some manifesto for an intro, so if for some reason I draw anyone’s attention or ya got a question all ya gotta do is ask. :)
  10. Shellhead

    Hello (Shellhead's Intro)

    Hello everyone. I came across this site yesterday, after following a link from another forum. After browsing this site and seeing the wealth of info posted, I decided to join. About me: I'm from a small town in the American south, currently working a job I hate, fed up with wasting my one...
  11. Holec89

    Intro from CA

    Hey everyone i'm Scott from California. I'm originally from the central valley and from 2011- 2015 i've been working a lot of dead end warehouse jobs and really just got tired of a repeatative paycheck to paycheck lifestyle where I always felt trapped and anchored in, it was depressing and it...
  12. Tech

    How's it going?

    Hey nomads, tell me about your day. A brief history of me, I was born in Barstow, CA in '96. Parents separated when I was young, been living in California City since '98. Instilled with a love for nature when I was young via camping trips with the family. Went to school on a military base for...
  13. Leo Cristo

    newb to stp and switching from leather to rubber.

    ayo. I'm Leo. ive been back and forth from rubber to leather for a few years and finally got some new rubber. don't know where at I wanna continue onto ive been all over the states a bit so thinking about going back to south America or up to Canada/Alaska. I never have a solid plan but would...
  14. M

    Hello!

    My name is Nick, but everyone calls me Pockets. I'm looking for friends all across this world. I'm in between travels at the moment but my next one could start any day now. Traveling alone gets mighty lonesome so I'm always on the lookout for places to stop and people to meet!
  15. Autem Tua

    An introduction to me

    I'm just your regular punk. An anarcho-communist/syndicalist, too. I see no future for myself in regular society, with an office job, a car, a retirement plan, etc. I would very very much like to make friends and memories all over the country and maybe even the world. I guess my end goal would...
  16. White Rabbit

    Hey fam, lovely to meet.

    Back again in StP! Been a couple years. What'd I miss? My name is Rabbit. I hitch out of my pack year round. I write words. I have the best words. I ask a lot of questions like, "Are the years so cruel to all of us and those happy few with joy simply the best liars??" and also "Why can't I...
  17. Matt Hatter

    Hi, this is my introduction

    My name is Matt, I'm 24 years old. I started traveling full time a little over a year ago. At this point I'm addicted. any time I settle down for too long I start to get that "itch" everyone talks about. Why fight it? I mostly hitchhike. It's simple and gets you where you need to go. I've hopped...
  18. Zak

    Once and again

    Hello all. I used to travel, not so much anymore. (inertia came due to marriage) But the time might soon be coming to step out on that road again. I have found this sight to be an invaluable resource and inspiration. Just wanted to say hi and introduce myself. I'm zak.
  19. Katthizzsohyphy

    Hi from Chicago

    Hey, I'm Katt. I've been posted up near Chicago for about a year. If there's any mom's around here, I'd love to chat. I'm from Detroit, and have lived all over metro Detroit , Monterey, CA (x2), Yuma, Az, and Okinawa. I've done extended stays in New Orleans (squatting with dirty kids...
  20. Cpchristoff

    Hi All!

    Hey there! My name's Connor and I'm an avid urban explorer, backpacker. I got here looking into beginning to use trains as a means of transportation, adventure and meeting interesting people. Recently I have been trying to compile a nation-wide database of abandoned locations for urban...
  21. D

    Proper intro

    Hey there community, I've been lurking around for quite a while so it's about time I say hi. There's nothing special about me nor there ever will be. I'm mostly wasting gods' time, but as far as I'm concerned it doesn't matter much. I have no real idea about what to do with my life, so I keep...

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