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GOLD Member since Jun 2006


Location: South England/Wiltshire

Total posts: 57
Posted:Ok, I've been looking through some of the threads and don't understand some of the tearms used.

*Beat (I'm guessing thats one full swing)



if anyone's got anything else they'd like to add to the list, please do, it'll help us newbies that dont use 'poi language'

It could be worse - we could all have normal jobs.

If nobodies perfect, then I'm nobody.

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faith enfire
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

faith enfire

wandering thru the woods of WI
Location: Wisconsin, USA

Total posts: 3556
Posted:ummm empty space?

Nay, whatever comes one hour was sunlit and the most high gods may not make boast of any better thing than to have watched that hour as it passed




Forget puppy power, Scrappy's just gay
Location: Southampton Uni

Total posts: 632
Posted:Negative space, the area between your arms and your body, so:

Butterfly = body, arms, poi

NS Butterfly = body, poi, arms

Spin, bounce, be one with the world, because it is yours to enjoy...




geek, level 1
Location: everywhere

Total posts: 5300
Posted:mmm. not quite.

negative space: the area enclosed by any completed shape
implied negative space: the area eclosed by any shape that appears completed in the view of the observer

Holistic Spinner (I hope)


BRONZE Member since Aug 2004


1 + 1 = 3
Location: Bristol UK

Total posts: 3540
Posted:In Laymen's terms, make a hole, put something through it. wink

Empty your mind. Be formless, Shapeless, like Water.
Put Water into a cup, it becomes the cup, put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot.
Water can flow, or it can Crash.
Be Water My Friend.


GOLD Member since Jul 2005


hehe, 'Member' huhuh
Location: Behind you. With Jam

Total posts: 6120
Posted:Ed. You alright? You're stooping down to my level now...

(You'll like it down here... smile )

Yes negative space. A memorable section of your '15 Hardest Poi Tricks Workshop at PLAY' (Punctuated by random 'sorry I'm dying' sounds)

"I used to want to change the world, now I just wanna leave the room with a little dignity..." - Lotus Weinstock


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