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Posted: by Andy
Last Reply: by the streaking wombat
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"hey all,knew to this board, and curious about E, what is it and how you take it? laterAndy"
Posted: by Pyretta Blaze
Last Reply: by Peregrine
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"Can anyone tell me speeking from experience, what I should charge for a performance. Say I drive two hours to a gig perform 15 minutes and drive two hours back. OR even like if I travel..."
Posted: by touch
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"Hey y`all.If anybody from London could help me to film my poi playing to put on this site as lessons I would be forever gratefull, as I am terriable at explaining things and would love ..."
Posted: by skechada
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"I meant to post this a while ago, but I saw a GREAT fire spinner at the Coachella music fest (in the Insomniac tent during the Chemical Bros. set) in Cali back in April. In case you re..."
Posted: by Ajtag
Last Reply: by Ajtag
Views: 896    Replies: 8
"i have a english exam in about 1 - 1.5 hours... and i am not too good at english ... hey this is really good newss!!sorry i have not been posting i have been revisiong as fotr the next ..."
Posted: by tekknogurrl
Last Reply: by EyeStorm
Views: 1429    Replies: 19
"if you were suddenly made homeless, what TWO items would you want to have? (and they can't be a person or anything money-related- i.e., no blank checks, bank books, etc)think of surviva..."
Posted: by FeniXTranz
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"hey all ive been looking everywhere on the net the only site ive found with some good movies is this one i was just wondering if anyone else had some websites with some glowsticking foo..."
Posted: by flash fire
Last Reply: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Views: 2051    Replies: 19
"P.L.U.RThe dissolution and bastardisationP.L.U.R ~ its quite the buzzword at the moment. Were hearing it used throughout media and many people are spouting the acronym without hesita..."
Posted: by Drake
Last Reply: by Peregrine
Views: 978    Replies: 1
"hey all, im going to Egypt tommorow afternoon! wow this is gunna be cool. im so tempted to bring my fire poi. do you think i should? i know when a friend of mine went to Israel he sa..."
Posted: by Cassandra
Last Reply: by Plazma
Views: 981    Replies: 5
"Hi again ,I am a complete stranger to all these discussion groups and all, but poi and fire make my heart beat and paint rainbows in my life so I'd love to talk about it more, learn mor..."
Posted: by psychomonkey
Last Reply: by Dr.NoodleHead
Views: 710    Replies: 2
"OK, Guys, my one year aniversary to the HOP message board is on the 19th. Im going to out of town for a coupla weeks on that day, so I just wanted to say, in that year I have learned a..."
Posted: by Anonymous
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"The name's Dee....Princess Dee if I'm in a stuck up mood. Well I'm from Jamaica and I was wondering if there are any fire dancers here in Ja. or on any of the other islands. I've been s..."
Posted: by Fire Punk
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 590    Replies: 1
"I just wanted to vent. Our permits to burn have been revoked! Now each of us has to individually go to the state fire marshall and pay 27.50 to be registered to do fire performance. ..."
Posted: by pj
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1688    Replies: 3
"Here's the quote:"To see more about this beautiful art, my favorite resource is www.juggling.co.nz ."and here is where to find it:http://www.jennifersteele.com/shows.htmI think the mos..."
Posted: by FeniXTranz
Last Reply: by pj
Views: 1296    Replies: 5
"yo everyone just wanted to know if any people had a site or something with a rave loactor or some crap i search and find nothing on where they are all held and stuff. i live on the east..."
Posted: by Pele
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"Due to Flash Fire's recent notes causing "heated" discussions ..get it? heated?... , and my somewhat opinionated posts as well I wanted to make it very clear to people that what Flash ..."
Posted: by Jo
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 691    Replies: 1
"Tomorrow I leave for America. I'm working for a couple of months in a summer camp then going to Burning Man.I don't know how much internet access I'll have over there but I'll make sur..."
Posted: by protozoa
Last Reply: by mikeyb
Views: 2140    Replies: 12
"What were you like before you started spinning poi?Are you different now than you were before? Can you attribute any change to your new hobby/obsession?I'm more aware of simple, previo..."
Posted: by flash fire
Last Reply: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Views: 3852    Replies: 24
"Hey Ren, what happens when i push this button on the time machine?No ,,, Stimpy you eediot ! youll send us backinTTTTTiiiiiiiiiiimmmmmmmm...................Hey Ren, what happens when i..."
Posted: by psychomonkey
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"OK, Guys I am starting on the, I guess **most** Frequently asked of the FAQ's. What FAQs do you old timers want to see? I'm going thru this board and the old one, looking for answers ..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1121    Replies: 10
"you know what I'm asking Josh"
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by Ajtag
Views: 1053    Replies: 10
"Seeing as we are living in a world where digital interaction if very common I was wondering what people use the web for in the form of: What other websites (top 3) do you all look at..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Plazma
Views: 1087    Replies: 2
"Thoughts to concider as sent to me by a friend....and I normally wouldn't post them here at all, except I think that in lew of alot of what went on here in the past two weeks, some of t..."
Posted: by protozoa
Last Reply: by vees
Views: 1487    Replies: 7
"One of the Calefaction crew just got a new digital camera, so natch to help him break it in we took a ton of cool fire pix. It even does videos! Follow the links at the top of this pa..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1450    Replies: 7
"Hi all... Nice forum here!! Anyway, I am new to the art of poi, and have been practicing for about a month. I've got several tricks down pretty well, and am learning more everyday. My q..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Girl From Mars
Views: 1065    Replies: 2
"So I had this particularly horrible spinning weekend for some odd reason. I bonked myself alot more than normal and was very frusterated, then allowing the frustration to carry on the b..."
Posted: by Mr Sock
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"I'm headed off to Italy for a few weeks, i'm sure there'll be a slew of new posts when i get back Hope i don't go into withdrawl from bein away from fire, whoever mentioned that this ..."
Posted: by monkeykat
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1246    Replies: 10
"Hi everyone, dont want to make you all paranoid but I have been reading up on the latest bugging, spying and surveillance methoeds used by our supposed democratic leaders and their goon..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by flash fire
Views: 959    Replies: 4
"Wow the split of general discussion shows how much we actually talk about poi, after all this is a poi website. Nice move Malcolm.peace outgarbo ------------------ quote:"Be the cha..."
Posted: by ALPHAMEGA
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"Hiya,I'm just wondering if anyone has seen these in action yet.If the strobe is fast enought to give the appearance of a solid chain of individual lights, that would be very cool.But if..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by emthren
Views: 3043    Replies: 27
"Malcolm has set up guidelines for Flash FIre and I to use as your humble moderators but I am intereseted to hear what you all expect from us as well. While we are to use these guideline..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Bushido HEAT
Views: 752    Replies: 2
"I got these new photons called RAV'N, pretty fuckin expensive, 35 bucks each, but they are cool as hell Kind of pisses me off though because someone who isnt even any good at Poi can i..."
Posted: by Plazma
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"ok, last night i was at a club and obviously there are a bunch of police to watch over the place (these aren't the normal security guards!) anyway, a couple of breakers and me we're sta..."
Posted: by Ajtag
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1120    Replies: 8
"well i have just returned from seeing the film 'the mummy returns' you lot in the us most probally have seen it months ago but if not i strongly advise you D O N' T G O, it is very poo..."
Posted: by Phyzerium
Last Reply: by Plazma
Views: 1470    Replies: 1
"Last weekend was a blast at DEMF, and me and my friend alan were by far the best people there with stix on strings (which really suprised me because im fairly new to it...i only saw a f..."
Posted: by touch
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 1248    Replies: 3
"Hey poi people.I have just been to the workshop @ the Drome in London, and as always loved every second I was there. When I stopped playing poi for a brief moment, I sat back to realise..."
Posted: by Rain
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 872    Replies: 3
"i have not been checking this site much recently and have been posting even less as my internet access only alows me to use it during the night. however that is not the worst part. the ..."
Posted: by touch
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 808    Replies: 7
"Tomorrow (31st May) I will be 19 years of age, and I`m going to swing my fire like i`ve lived that long to do so.Wish me luckTony Touch.------------------peace, love and light*TOUCH*"
Posted: by N8
Last Reply: by edlo
Views: 2364    Replies: 18
"How's it going everybody?So my new job is the coolest, by far the most rewarding position I've held (I work for defenders of wildlife)Here's our website if you're interestedwww.defender..."
Posted: by Jez
Last Reply: by Jez
Views: 1714    Replies: 3
"The tribal UV paint from this site is so cool. I wanted to redecorate my room with a crazy design but I didn't want to spoil the resell value of the flat so I painted it in very conserv..."
Posted: by Superman
Last Reply: by Dr.NoodleHead
Views: 1893    Replies: 6
"im off to be married tomorrow....ill be in italy for a week, maybe ill see you mr Sock. ill be on the spanish steps Monaday morning (italy time) 9:00am..Peace everyone...havea good wee..."
Posted: by adamrice
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"On my recent trip to San Francisco, I had the pleasure of attending a show produced by our own Diana T. Huntress, called the Next Evolution Sideshow.If memory serves me right, there was..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by N8
Views: 745    Replies: 6
"What do you feel is the difference between skill and talent? Not just in poi but in any area of life.------------------Pele Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir..."
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Last Reply: by Jez
Views: 688    Replies: 8
"I left my poi at home today!I'm going through serious withdraws as I haven't spun since Sunday! Anyone else go through poi withdraws??? plur,CRD"
Posted: by EnigmA
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1050    Replies: 8
"We all know of the popular double poi and staff and it's variations, flags, staff with one big flag covering the intire staff, the cross configureation staff,clubs,batons ect..My questi..."
Posted: by chooch
Last Reply: by chooch
Views: 518    Replies: 3
"i heard my kiwi boyfriend about poi and juggling backpackers at south island.anyone know about this?"
Posted: by touch
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1128    Replies: 2
"Could anybody suggest a type of dance to learn so I can display my fullest emotion in my performances.Thank ya`ll------------------peace, love and light*TOUCH*"
Posted: by Bushido HEAT
Last Reply: by Bushido HEAT
Views: 1237    Replies: 8
"Well, last night me and my brother went clubbing last night, part rave, part hip-hop. But they let another room open up for all the techno enthusiast. Well, my brother and I went in the..."
Posted: by Malcolm
Last Reply: by psychomonkey
Views: 1871    Replies: 5
"People have offered to help with the FAQ's for this site. This would be very much appreciated So if you feel you are an "expert" on a topic that is related to this site. And it is not..."
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 747    Replies: 2
"Sorry guys... =) Had to do it.How many of you live in states that require a "fire permit" to perform fire? Does anyone know if there is any sort of central "repository" for this sort of..."