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Posted: by Durbs
Last Reply: by Auspoiboy
Views: 1426    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?"
Posted: by Shibaki
Last Reply: by RavingLunatic
Views: 1413    Replies: 14
"Alright fellow dancers, I still have not gotten my copy (have been running out to my mailbox every day), but being that I submitted a vid myself, I would definitely like some constructi..."
Posted: by [Nx?]
Last Reply: by [Nx?]
Views: 1159    Replies: 15
"Hi people,Im an arts undergraduate, doing a thing called Performance Writing, (dont ask) and Ive decided to use the stick in my next project. What I hoped from you beautiful people o..."
Posted: by protozoa
Views: 594    Replies: 0
"One of our long-time friends, Dan Pearson, is moving to Israel. Well, we had to give him a memorable send-off, Calefaction style! photos by..."
Posted: by Ronopotamus
Last Reply: by Ronopotamus
Views: 1418    Replies: 4
"...called "Nut Traces", have a couple of friends that play the digerydoo (<-is that how you spell it?), bongos, guitar, drums, etc,etc...and just get people together who want to play..."
Posted: by Durbs
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1056    Replies: 2
"But I was just wondering if Diane from the Art of Poi vid writes on here and if so under which name?"
Posted: by krystie
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2372    Replies: 20
"This would probably be a question mostly for Cassandra, but if anybody else has input to share, please do.Okay, I'll try not to embarrass myself and mangle the language with what little..."
Posted: by rangerbethany
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2720    Replies: 24
"beth's moving to america in a couple of months. not sure if it's florida or georgia yet, but maybe i'll see some of you guys in the flesh. any o y'all from round there?"
Posted: by Psylentz
Last Reply: by TheBovrilMonkey
Views: 2483    Replies: 1
"i do laser yo yo-tricks, after attending a few techno clubs, and seeing a friend of mine do poi, and then a couple of others, and then a couple more, who all do martial arts and can bea..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by melissa
Views: 1554    Replies: 4
"I spun to opera this morning, more specifically Charlotte Church. I don't know why but the desire kind of came over me to listen to it and then I was moved.I once made a wise crack abou..."
Posted: by RavingLunatic
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 470    Replies: 1
" friend of mines video.------------------~whoosh whoosh whoosh~"
Posted: by .draevon
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1286    Replies: 9
"Just letting everyone know that Incendium has 3 new members ... you can check them out in our new and improved members section at the Incendium Website.Their names are Corsica, Kael and..."
Posted: by eturn80
Last Reply: by smilee
Views: 1120    Replies: 1
"Well, it end of semester at university, and as always i like to incorparate a little fire into it.So for my paper, i'm describing what i've termed (for now) "Fire Culture"Get back and g..."
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Views: 780    Replies: 0
"I know this post is kinda in the wrong place, but I wanted to get the attention of the newer spinners as well that may not know to look in the other discussion areas. Please don't beat ..."
Posted: by stiltfire
Last Reply: by Tsa
Views: 2123    Replies: 6
"So, I'm really frustrated today, so I needed to share. I'm so sick of the bullshit that booking agents pull. I've been working at this club for a few months now and in the past couple..."
Posted: by Consuming Fire
Last Reply: by orange
Views: 3429    Replies: 17
"I am doing a report in college about dangerous performers; performers who entertain people by doing dangerous stunts such as fire. In an audience analyses, the people waht to know, "wha..."
Posted: by MiSsFrOg
Last Reply: by pozee
Views: 1289    Replies: 20
"Well, i know i am a little bit early but i wanted to be the first one to post. So happy birthday pozee!!! *hugs*hugs*hugs* erica------------------"come with me to a land o..."
Posted: by NYC
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2584    Replies: 21
"Maybe it's a dumb question but as a firespinning nonsmoker I'm a bit naive about lighters. I've been using disposable ones that I find/borrow but in wind they suck as you all know... I..."
Posted: by Marlboro
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2520    Replies: 24
"Did ya? Well, I was on me way home about 4 am Sat/Sun when I noticed it. There was a totally detached ring of light circling around the moon, it looked amazing.First time I've seen it, ..."
Posted: by byron76
Last Reply: by Cassandra
Views: 951    Replies: 3
"I must say how delighted i am to have found all of you! I have been spinning for 7 mos. now and it has changed my life. I did'nt even know the word poi untill I found this sight. Thank..."
Posted: by Esrika_d
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1403    Replies: 5
"you know ...its really amazes me sometimes when you leave the place you've always been andg o somewhere new, not forgetting your poi or fire of course!, and interacting with others who'..."
Last Reply: by jonathan
Views: 722    Replies: 2
"I have only been doing Poi for about two months. I felt preety confident about doing some fire Poi cause some guys and gals I met at a recent Poi gathering were all about it.Well, I gav..."
Posted: by retro_goddess
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1485    Replies: 9
"hello people! My name is Nicole. I've been practicing poi for 2 days and I am soooo sore! I have two bruises on my legs, a bruise on my stomach when I got the breath knocked out of me, ..."
Posted: by Cantus
Last Reply: by sandman
Views: 2089    Replies: 23
"Just a little test of your knowledge of weird words ------------------C@ntusWe are old, we are young, we are in this together, vagab..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Auspoiboy
Views: 1887    Replies: 20
"First let me get this out of the way, this is not to be a religious debate nor a conversion ground. I would like honest opinions.I am currently involved in a Victorian Christmas show. T..."
Posted: by Kosmik Lunatik
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2609    Replies: 24
"Would you consider poi a style/type of dance, and if not why?ThanksMatty"
Posted: by cutie poi girlie
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1402    Replies: 18
"do you hate it when people watch u practice? The other day i was spinning in my drive, when my neighbor cameout and started raking up leaves in his drive...fine...until he just stopped ..."
Posted: by Neeko
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1016    Replies: 1
"Poor rangerbethany is wondering who is going to welcome her to America under the "i'm coming to getcha" thread. She sounds sad and lonely "
Posted: by Charles
Last Reply: by mobygina
Views: 1725    Replies: 16
"There's a couple of threads at the monent about teaching our arts, practicing with others and performing as well, with some very diverse opinions of it all.In keeping with this, I'd lik..."
Posted: by JeStEr
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1405    Replies: 1
"Alchohol: Liquid ego.Alchoholic: Guy who tries to pull himself out of trouble with a corkscrew.Apathy: The condition of a person who has sat on the fence for so long that the iron has e..."
Posted: by NYC
Views: 1016    Replies: 0
Posted: by Lihannan Shea
Last Reply: by Whiffle Squeek
Views: 2234    Replies: 7
"Hello to all! I come seeking guidance and hopefully answers to my questions. I live in Minnesota, and there just isn't a large base of Poi here. Lots of fire breathers, but no twirli..."
Posted: by Cantus
Last Reply: by GodlovinSponge
Views: 2615    Replies: 25
"This is slightly strange so i thought I should share it with you happy shiny people.(boy am i going to get some stick over this)Go here: --..."
Posted: by cutie poi girlie
Last Reply: by cutie poi girlie
Views: 504    Replies: 3
"hi all.. how do you actually attach the wick to the poi when your about to spin fire? i know it's a bit of a stupid question but please help! CPG "
Posted: by dangerboy
Last Reply: by Esrika_d
Views: 1773    Replies: 6
"yahaaaa!!! i have broken out of the hospital and wheeled my iv unit down to the nearest internet cafe to write you all and say thanx for the love. i had to fight my way through a cadre ..."
Posted: by earthdreamer
Views: 1173    Replies: 0
"hey Aussies.(and generous folk from faraway lushious lands)...Triple J is running a Real Appeal to help young have probably all heard about it...but have you donated? it ..."
Posted: by GodlovinSponge
Last Reply: by **SMILEY**
Views: 4201    Replies: 42
"This Sponge is a staff artist, though I play around with poi if one of my friends happens to have one with him/her.Im just wondering what the ratio is of Staff and Poi.. and how many pe..."
Posted: by Ronopotamus
Last Reply: by Chakan
Views: 808    Replies: 13
"...I just wandered in here the other day. Just like to say hello to everyone. I'm Kolong or Ronan....or anything else you might want to call me I just started practising fire dancing, ..."
Posted: by rangerbethany
Last Reply: by NightShade1
Views: 3494    Replies: 41
"ok so i know you've all meet one.. or two... three, four..i have been twirling for at least a few years, i'm not sure if i'm all that good, i have grace and i'd like to think i have my ..."
Posted: by phunky
Last Reply: by Nomad
Views: 820    Replies: 6
"Congrats to everyone who made it on the vid.Especially to Dustin Rainey who hails from my city! yah, E-town representing Really wish i got my stuff together to send in a vid, oh well...."
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Last Reply: by rex
Views: 2216    Replies: 26
"I had to brag somewhere. :P I just got a gig at Club 1509 in Ybor City, FL spinning fire for them regularly Thursdays and Saturdays. Yay for me! :PCRD"
Posted: by adamrice
Last Reply: by chicazul
Views: 720    Replies: 7
"Check it out:, they refer to fire-blowing as "fire-eating" but it is still interesting"
Posted: by Auspoiboy
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 2701    Replies: 35
"Well, uni is finished, so i have gone home. I came home to find two presents from england, a jar of "Loganberry Jam" just sitting there waiting for me (thanks so much Fire princess your..."
Posted: by Strings
Last Reply: by Strings
Views: 600    Replies: 5
"I have been spinning now for almost three years, but only recently realized that there were other people out there who take it more seriously than just a cool light show. I have been tr..."
Posted: by Seramar
Last Reply: by Girl From Mars
Views: 1005    Replies: 7
"Just curious as to whether anyone can suggest ways to strengthen the weaker wrist. I just started spinning not too long ago, and I can learn things with my right hand rather easily (at ..."
Posted: by preambled
Last Reply: by Cassandra
Views: 6271    Replies: 23
"More! MORE! MOOOOOOOOORE!!! I can't wait!"
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Views: 536    Replies: 0
"Malcolm,I'm not sure what capability you have with regards to this, so I'll just throw my thought into the wind...But it sure would be nice to know what date everyone registers their "M..."
Posted: by PeterB
Last Reply: by Strings
Views: 4170    Replies: 9
"Hello, I just started out trying to spin poi. I know this is a stupid question, and at the risk of sounding like I don't know what I'm doing, which I don't know. I was alittle confuse..."
Posted: by HappySticker
Last Reply: by Strings
Views: 1955    Replies: 20
"Well after learning all the moves on the lessons section in a few months and converting them all from my glowsticks to fire then picking up a few intrest seems to have dropp..."
Posted: by phuzzz
Last Reply: by flash fire
Views: 1519    Replies: 5
"as i save my pennies for my eventual trip to nz i try to envision what i'll be doing with my time... but dont no squat about nz. although my first stop will be the hardware store to bu..."