Login/Join to Participate Posted: 22nd Dec 2001 by Orin Last Reply: 22nd Dec 2001 by Orin Views: 1297 Replies: 2 " hey.. I was looking through the shop and saw these..https://www.homeofpoi.com/shop2/details.asp?prodid=605&cat=600&path=3000,600which are, in essence beaming poi, off chain. Now it says..." " So we've (most of us anyway) all heard of multiwicks, fire fingers, fire fans, cross staffs, ext., but a friend was telling me about a "cube" Does anybody know anything about it? The ..." " Howdy doody neighbours. Damn, I'm Ned Flanders still. I live in a sleepy town just north of London (full of inbreds and dribblies, wasn't born there, don't plan on staying) and I need t..." Posted: 21st Dec 2001 by phunky Last Reply: 22nd Dec 2001 by [Nx?] Views: 1215 Replies: 17 " Well, im in denial right now. 10 months of spinning and for the first time i've lost motivation to learn new stuff. Does anyone else find learning new stuff a chore now? I dunno, i u..." Last Reply: 22nd Dec 2001 by Neph23 Views: 463 Replies: 1 " last night i went dumpster diving around town in search of a set of poi. i found out a few hours too late that a fellow that i know just took off to the mainland and threw away his new ..." " Our lovely mistress Finn has had her baby.Not too sure on details, its a baby boy!!!More details as they come " Last Reply: 21st Dec 2001 by kam Views: 2086 Replies: 19 " Just received the link from a friend here about ... pen spinning...all right so it is not *that* amazing, but for those like me who have fallen in love with contact juggling it is nice...." " It is winter, I am sad. its to cold to spin outside and I break things when i do it in the house. its almost x-mas and im still in winter denial. im still wearing tanks and sandels and..." Last Reply: 21st Dec 2001 by Cantus Views: 1266 Replies: 6 " i would like to know how good i am. every party i go to people tell me that was the best light show they have ever seen. even people from other states tell me that. i play with fluresce..." " Has any one seen the new COL2 Flick? If you have I feel that Sage has Blown the compitition out of the water!! I have watched it over and over again, and picked up So many new moves!! T..." Posted: 19th Dec 2001 by Myst Last Reply: 21st Dec 2001 by Pele Views: 1321 Replies: 15 " I'm done with this sitting around stuff. I'm going to make a video and send it in. May 2002 huh, well I'm in. I wonder how much better I'll get in the coming months. I love my poi a..." " Does anyone know the whereabouts of jedimastah? he seemed to vanish just after I won a quiz of his for some poi.(see "http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubb/Forum1/HTML/001469.html")If he isnt go..." Last Reply: 20th Dec 2001 by foobaa Views: 4029 Replies: 3 " There is all this talk about what fuels to use ect, what is good for this, that kerosene is smelly and smokey, blah, blah, blah, but all i want to know is about citronella oil (one of t..." Posted: 18th Dec 2001 by foobaa Last Reply: 20th Dec 2001 by foobaa Views: 1194 Replies: 9 " Well I currently have a large egg on my head from twirling my staff, a minor burn from the hot metal of the staff in the crook of my arm, some singed hair in 3 various places, a bruise ..." Posted: 20th Dec 2001 by Mogli Views: 406 Replies: 1 " Hi all, just wondering if anyone spins in the Whistler Blackcomb area or is coming over soon? Lookin' for someone to play with in the snow. Cheers" " Hey, where is everyone?I am having a horrible day at work and wanted a chat with someone to cheer me up. However, it seems everyone's either ill or hibernating. If anyone's still out th..." Last Reply: 19th Dec 2001 by Durbs Views: 1309 Replies: 5 " oi oijust wonderin weather any of the members actullay use the comuunity, b-cauze sinse i join itz bin pretty dead. If any of u do wen do u use the chat room!sip.s do u think my goods w..." " For the people still in school, in the UK, when do you break up for christmas?------------------Where there is sorrow I seek the Flame - Rumi" Last Reply: 19th Dec 2001 by Dom Views: 919 Replies: 4 " Hey!Has anyone ever tried to attach something like a safe mirror, or CD or something that reflects light above your glowstick? I just got the idea after throwing some CDs around. I don'..." Last Reply: 18th Dec 2001 by Bendy Views: 703 Replies: 4 " Hey everybody...Finally our phone is fixed, so we have the internet again.Just thought I'd tell you all since we haven't had a phone for nearly _4 weeks_ And I wanted some people to wi..." Posted: 13th Dec 2001 by NYC Views: 837 Replies: 2 " Now that I've started thinking of my own poi and fire sculpture ideas I've been wondering what other media that I could use...Can I use pipe solder to make my sculpture? Or will it mel..." Last Reply: 18th Dec 2001 by Knagi Views: 1062 Replies: 4 " I will be in Chicago Dec 24-Jan 3. Are there any regular spinning jams that'll be going on up there during that time, or would anyone like to just get together for a pint? I'll probably..." " I would imagine that most of the people on this site perform, some professionaly, and any one who performs eventually has to deal with hecklers. Just curious as to what some of your fav..." " hello and yes im a newbie, (but no trampoline)anyway i was wondering if any aussies out there know of any beach parties (with fire of course)happening christmas eve in the batemans bay ..." Posted: 18th Dec 2001 by Ade Last Reply: 18th Dec 2001 by Pele Views: 1289 Replies: 1 " Summer's seasons greetings!fireflies are fleeting,spinning upon the waves,fire feeds my days.Just wanted to say, I'm off to play,in the sand, in the sunlots of fun...Happy Solstice Ever..." Posted: 16th Nov 2001 by Anonymous Views: 5316 Replies: 52 " Hi All,just wondering what others think makes a certain twirler sexy? And I dont want to hear about body features either (we all know that good bods help)...we all also know that some p..." Posted: 16th Dec 2001 by foobaa Last Reply: 17th Dec 2001 by foobaa Views: 1715 Replies: 4 " Can anyone tell me if Jennifer Steel on page 9 of the pictures is actually wearing anything other than those boots and the very see through mesh top thing??------------------fe fi foo f..." " For all you ppl who care, if you go to www.therainforest.com you can help save the rainforest just by clicking your button. You can only click once a day tho. Please, please, please hel..." Posted: 11th Dec 2001 by Durbs Views: 2753 Replies: 34 " Whilst perusing (great word, poor spelling) these boards, I've noticed that the majority of peoples musical taste is towards trancey dance, drum n bass, tribal kind of staff. Whilst I a..." " yesterday while doing yo-yotricks with my yomega strobe-yo, i made a startling discovery, if i start doing normal figure eight liquid, and throw it out it looks cool.but wait... there's..." Last Reply: 16th Dec 2001 by NYC Views: 1548 Replies: 12 " Hi people hope your all happy,Im having loads of trouble with the slippiness of the surfaces that Im swinging on coz of the oil. Im having to put more concentration into what my feet ar..." " Today i went to a tournyi was the firts one... start dancing the ppl like it.. i heard while i was dancing... Even the Dj said whoa! that man got it... he is really good!The second was ..." " Fellow Americans, citizens of the world: Tonight we are a country awakened to danger and called to defend freedom. Our grief has turned to anger, and anger to resolution. Whether we bri..." Posted: 13th Dec 2001 by Pele Views: 1168 Replies: 8 " Ugh...I am soooooo bored.Today in a completely unspinning related accident I managed to rip one of my fingernails completely off, right down to the cuticle. I have tried spinning but th..." Last Reply: 15th Dec 2001 by rex Views: 1434 Replies: 10 " that 14 meg video of a guy named sergey... in http://www.houseofrave.com/videos ....watch it =)I mean... for your own good, what's my point? besides for getting a laugh...(even the came..." Posted: 14th Dec 2001 by cassie Views: 645 Replies: 4 " Hi!All I know is twirling on beaches in Aus, and moving to the UK in winter, i have really lost my motivation to light them up. I even bought some 3 wicks in Spain, really stoked at my ..." Posted: 14th Dec 2001 by Pele Last Reply: 14th Dec 2001 by Charles Views: 898 Replies: 3 " So, recently I have delved into my least favorite thing of all, agents. Since my Jan show got cancelled I decided to seek out as many agents as I could to work for me and see what would..." " http://www.cnn.com/2001/US/12/13/ret.bin.laden.videotape/ everyone should watch this video.------------------~whoosh whoosh whoosh~" Last Reply: 13th Dec 2001 by Durbs Views: 1099 Replies: 10 " Just wanted to say hi to everyone. I'm currently in Mina Sulman, Bah Rain in the Persian Gulf. No twirlers here but I should be in Perth February 8th and in Sydney a few days later so I..." Last Reply: 13th Dec 2001 by Cantus Views: 1960 Replies: 18 " Hard trance, progressive trance, and other kind of trance??? i will like to know how to know which is which you know..." " The question is----How many "friends" have you made since you started doing poi? Since I've been doing it I made lots of new "friends". I got to know the neighbors and my friends wanted..." Posted: 10th Dec 2001 by NYC Last Reply: 13th Dec 2001 by NYC Views: 1496 Replies: 7 " So I've got this budding idea for a fire scultpure using kevlar wick and lamp oil and whitegas...Anyone know any resources or websites that might help me before I go from "brainstorm" s..." Posted: 10th Dec 2001 by Neph23 Last Reply: 12th Dec 2001 by Durbs Views: 4838 Replies: 32 " Weeeeeee!! *giggles* Id like to say hello before I fall in to my question. Sooo Hello *waves* I have JUST started spinning poi. I think I might be sneaking up an a whole month of pra..." Last Reply: 12th Dec 2001 by Charles Views: 1211 Replies: 6 " here is a pretty good gift idea for that tough to buy for twirler (if there is such a thing) i saw it on yahoo when i was messing around... http://r5.us.rmi.yahoo.com/rmi/http://amos.ca..." Posted: 7th Dec 2001 by pozee Last Reply: 12th Dec 2001 by Cantus Views: 3072 Replies: 24 " well its your turn to be happy birthday'd. so HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! your the greatest man, so have a happy birthday to youand many mooooooore!!!" " if you got it can you tell me some songs of it??? i wanna know what im hearing and i really dont know what are the names of some songs!!!" Posted: 8th Dec 2001 by Pele Views: 1197 Replies: 5 " I have noticed that there are alot of writers on this board, or those who one day wish to be authors.I also have been feeling lately that to express myself and my gripes as a profession..." " It always seems to amaze me of how much of an audience you can get when doing your poi. The one thing I don't get is that most people have no clue what this is. Ha Ha, Thats funny ca..." Posted: 11th Dec 2001 by Chotys Last Reply: 12th Dec 2001 by JeStEr Views: 1145 Replies: 1 " Ok, in January in Melbourne, or somers or whereever, there is this leadership camp thingy that i'm going to and i'm posting to see if any twirlers are goin coz i live in the bush and i ..." Posted: 9th Dec 2001 by Durbs Views: 1418 Replies: 22 " I'm not sure if i'm doing it right or not, but whenever I connect to this poi channel - no one is ever, EVER, there. I'm I just timing things really badly or does no one really use it?"