Login/Join to Participate Posted: 29th Aug 2002 by arsn Last Reply: 1st Feb 2010 by Valura Views: 12213 Replies: 34 " For everybody who is to find a single one, their other half, their one feeling of foreverness... listen to my story...Now this story begins not to long ago, I've kept most of you inform..." Posted: 29th Jun 2004 by Valura Last Reply: 1st Feb 2010 by Valura Views: 64523 Replies: 331 " Bovril monkey"why doesnt anyone realise that its NOT A FOETUS?"(looking at a balloon dog that has a smaller puppie balloon inside..its a dog eat dog world was the desired effect )Arsn"y..." Posted: 26th Jan 2010 by Woodsy Last Reply: 28th Jan 2010 by Woodsy Views: 953 Replies: 17 " Happy Australia Day to all the aussies out there.Reppin' from brisvegas!if there is anyone in brisbane, there are fireworks happening at southbank from 7pm onwards, so come if you can" " Every time i come on here it seems pretty dead, so just wondering what time (GMT) do you lot come online?" Last Reply: 27th Jan 2010 by JaredW Views: 3005 Replies: 12 " I just starting to spin to dubstep! And i'm so excited about it! I think it really fits with poi movements and expression. I just wanted to start a page where people can talks about dif..." " Hello Friends,I just found out that there will be no Rothbury Music Festival in 2010. What a bummer! What other music/fun festivals is everyone hoping to attend in the summer 2010? (t..." Last Reply: 26th Jan 2010 by Poje Views: 6158 Replies: 84 " Who wins? I gotta stick with good ol' Wade on this one... &lbr;br&rbr;&lbr;br&rbr; " " http://www.flickr.com/photos/wyattdavisspinspoi/Check them out and let me know what you think also if you have "the space" check out Poi Utah !! http://www.myspace.com/poiutah..." " Hello Community,As some of you are aware the FIRE cover Equity currently recommends via First Act Insurance is inadaquate for your average fire show. If you are with Equity and would li..." Last Reply: 23rd Jan 2010 by Felex Views: 2361 Replies: 1 " A friend gave this to me a while ago. I call it a poem but in reality I feel it's instructions to live life by. I find when I apply these to my daily life... positive energy comes to me..." Posted: 11th Jan 2010 by ss13 Last Reply: 23rd Jan 2010 by ss13 Views: 1944 Replies: 16 " So I was just thinking about how long it took me to figure out that spinning glowsticks on a string was an actual art... lol Ever since I was young, I frequently enjoyed the pleasures ..." Posted: 5th Aug 2004 by flid Views: 2037 Replies: 27 " If you've ever ordered from this site you'll know what i mean, sometimes malcolm sticks a few small business cards in with your order.When i got some the first time I thought they looke..." " alright every1, i have pefected quite a few of the no 2 advanced poi moves but haven't got much of a clue when it comes to linking them 2gether or working out a routine. has any of you ..." " Okay I'm a newbie, but I wanted to ask this for a possible future performance. When spinning for an audience, is there any rules as to what music you can use? Like I mean as far of copy..." " Well it's not definate yet, since I told her it depended on whether or not I'm feel I'm good enough to put on a performance.but I bought tail poi and was using them on my off time at wo..." Last Reply: 20th Jan 2010 by Noddy Views: 6069 Replies: 79 " Seriously why is it there? If you put them on ignroe they are there for a reason. I don't even want to see their names if they post let alone a toggle to see their posts! It just defies..." " I think some of the art work I uploaded might be to graphic. Could you guys check out the link, and tell me what you think of the lights and art, also tell me if any are inappropriate f..." Posted: 21st Dec 2001 by Gaz Last Reply: 18th Jan 2010 by FireTom Views: 757 Replies: 3 " G'day!how ya doin?I'm just learning how to use poi at the moment - i did a class at Byron Bay a week and a half or so ago, and came back with a set of poi... once i'm a bit better at us..." " For quite a while now I have been a varying mix of extremely depressed, mad at myself, and very pissy in general. All caused by one person. Especially over break, I'm not afraid to admi..." Posted: 20th Nov 2009 by Merlyn Views: 1720 Replies: 12 " I have been in contact with First Act Insurance, the people who do the add on fire insurance to the Equity membership public liability insurance, for a few months and been raising the ..." " It's after Christmas and I figured that a New Years topic was in order(Boredom creates cliche topics)" " Well I've only been practice spinning for about two weeks now, and already I've spun infront of people, even though i don't know alot of moves.I know I'm crazy. But I had a presentation..." " ~ After having dug to a depth of 10 metres last year, British scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 100 years and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a ..." Last Reply: 10th Jan 2010 by Eera Views: 1822 Replies: 21 " So looking to buy an air-rifle and was wondering if anyone can give buying tips? I'm an absolute noob when it comes to these sorts of things. All I know is I need a good range and not t..." " I got bored and went on Wikipedia and I found out that Wikipedia has no pages for any of our famous spinners, for example, no Nick Woolsey or Meenik, no Thomas Johansson or Nevisoul, no..." " Does anyone else feel awkward spinning in public i.e a park?I do it because its scenic and open but i hate it when people stare. I know i know its a performance art but when i'm trying ..." Last Reply: 8th Jan 2010 by aston Views: 11275 Replies: 59 " I tried to find another post like this but failing that......Ok. Let be honest guys. Downloading illegal music from programs like KaZaA and the late Napster IS stealing.It is nothing bu..." " I just happened to see this in the store and thought, "wow people need to communicate more."Gorilla Fist Poi: $163.57Gorilla Fist Wicks: $173.64" " just watched your new vid poiboy, well wicked, the turning antispin flowers were fantastic, and the recoveries (from the wrap and orbital) was just as masterful.Great work!here is the l..." Last Reply: 7th Jan 2010 by aston Views: 6938 Replies: 49 " Well guys after 6 months of practice and preparation, I have decided to commemorate my 28th birthday tomorrow with my 1st burn. Fortunately the blizzard remnants have cleared out here i..." " Have any of you had any experiences similar to this?My roommate has a cat and three Schnauzers. Whenever I'm spinning with my practice poi (chain poi with big plastic balls that freakin..." " In before "pretentious hipster crap" What are some of your favorite (and perhaps unheard of bands) Independant label and/or "different sounding" ones. I submit - Neutral Milk Hotel - M..." " Edit: I apologize in advance.Not really sure if this is GOING to be a rant, but hell, that's the subject now and there isn't alot to do about it!*ahem* Anyway, let me just first say I j..." Last Reply: 4th Jan 2010 by Dr.Babs Views: 4120 Replies: 37 " User Friendly what can I say..? The author, J.D. "Illiad" Frazer is a genius.. the comic is the funniest thing I've ever read. tho you have to be at least part computer geek to unde..." " I signed up for an audition with Spinergy Arts in Seattle. The audition is at the end of January, and I basically need to be able to walk in the door with a routine to show them. I'm no..." " Happy New Years! I'm already drunk and I won't be on for the rest of the night, I'm just on my freind's computer, and within the hour, I will for sure be wayyy too drunkk to thyepe at a..." " Remember, invest in a Swedish fid if you're going to tie a monkey fist knot, even if only once. Your sanity will thank you for the $7 investment.(Incidentally, I think everyone's first ..." " Wow, I am amazed at how knowing the right people can mean everything in life. I just did a show for my family and it was only my 3rd burn. I had 1 or 2 awkward moments my parents said, ..." Posted: 17th Aug 2003 by PK_ Last Reply: 27th Dec 2009 by Moka Views: 52396 Replies: 220 " With all the sleeping over and world tours it's got to be becomming a common occurance for others to slyly sign on under friends accounts.My name is PK. I am smelly and like goats.NYC ..." " I have a balance board that I made from an old longboard deck and PVC tubing for a roller. I just started playing with just about every toy I own on this aforementioned board, and it is..." Posted: 25th Dec 2009 by Woodsy Last Reply: 26th Dec 2009 by aston Views: 1081 Replies: 11 " Merry Christmas and a happy and a happy new year everybody " Last Reply: 24th Dec 2009 by JaredW Views: 3038 Replies: 5 " Is anyone going to MELTDOWN June 28th in Dallas? It doesn't necessarily have anything to do with poi directly but its techno-ish and there will be lots of glow stick spinning etc. If so..." " This year, my family is hosting our family Christmas party. I have relatives that are coming that have no idea what I do, and I'm going to surprise them Have you ever done something li..." " I just did my first burn 4 and a half hours ago and here are the vidoes:Part one http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wMmEFvNhss8Part two http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UD6YYs4g08&featur..." Last Reply: 23rd Dec 2009 by Brenn Views: 1252 Replies: 21 " Died at the Age of 32... RIP Great actress. Loved her the most in 'Girl interrupted'. This just highlights the dangers of the medias influence in our lives. Such a shame. Hope she rest..." " hey spinnersjust moved to mackay north qld and looking for someone to practice with.. if anyone lives in the area and whats to have a play let me email@example.com" " AHH! I have my first burn tomorrow and I just injured my finger and it is bleeding profusely and even under the bandage it doesn't want to stop! It better get better by tomorrow! At lea..." " http://www.flickr.com/photos/wyattdavisspinspoi/ just some quick shots of the new poi check them out if your busy life alows you to" " When you spin for an audience, do you generally freeball it, do you have sort of a routine that you kind of follow, or do you stick completely to a choreographed routine?"