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the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA
Member Since: 15th Dec 2000
Total posts: 6193
Posted:I danced with my snake in a show on Sat night (last week) and ran into a bunch of people with (what to them is) an irrational fear of snakes.

For performance stuff in the past I have had to figure out what my irrational fears are, and defeat some of them.
I was terrified of microphones, for example. I treated them as if they would bite me.

What are your irrational fears?

Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...
Member Since: 26th May 2004
Total posts: 10530
Posted:Written by: Stainless Munchkin

being blind, that is like the scariest thing

oh yeah, definatley chris... i freak out whenever anything gets near my eyes...

The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."


comfortably numb
Location: The countryside
Member Since: 8th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2676
Posted:Written by: Medusa

You might want to do some research see if any previous owners died there....

But we built the house! eek

.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.


Location: 8 days at Cloudbreak, 6 in Per...
Member Since: 25th Nov 2003
Total posts: 1433
Posted:Maybe someone died on the land...buried there?....was there a previous house on the land?

activist for HoPper liberation.
Location: ffidrac
Member Since: 23rd Jun 2004
Total posts: 1643
Posted:Written by: Fine_Rabid_Dog

Written by: Stainless Munchkin

being blind, that is like the scariest thing

oh yeah, definatley chris... i freak out whenever anything gets near my eyes...

i get squeamish of needles near my eyes... or of them just generally being all pointy while i have my eyes open..... i used to have bad dreams about sewing accidents when i was younger...

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if it makes no sense that's because it's NOn-sense.

Stainless Munchkin
Stainless Munchkin

Master of the Munchkins

Member Since: 20th Mar 2005
Total posts: 246
Posted:A really old guy used just the bottom floor of our house, because he was too old to go up the stairs, and all kinds of weird stuff happen in our front room, and it turns out he died on there! My whole family is scared of that room, because weird things happen and it is always cold, and feels kinda hostile, if thats possible-a room feeling hostile!

Are you that clever that you smile forever? biggrin

What's from the Earth is of the greatest worth


HoP Star Wars Aficionado
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Member Since: 12th Mar 2004
Total posts: 183
Posted:I have this irrational fear of touching kleenexeses. The tissue paper drives me nuts. Its wierd. Toilet tissue is fine, but nose tissue... I dunno. Freaks me out.

~Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.


with added berries
Location: Manchester
Member Since: 7th Mar 2005
Total posts: 1365
Posted:Dead insects, don't ask me why! I'm fine with them when they're living but I can't cope wth the dead ones! Oh and wasps, since I got stung. I spend most picnics a little way away from the mat, this sometimes irritates people after a while!

Live like there is no tomorrow,
dance like nobody is watching
and hula hoop like wiggling will save the world.

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


i beat my inner child
Location: manchester UK
Member Since: 25th Jan 2005
Total posts: 184
Posted:being stuck upside down in a pipe with my arms by my side, id be fine if my arms were outstretched below me. i think thats irrational, its never likely to happen ......... BUT IT MIGHT argh!!!!

--the spark what lit the flame which started the fire that burned forever--

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