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Author Topic: Anybody have any stories from your journeys  (Read 178 times)

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« on: November 05, 2019, 05:35:06 pm »

So when I was first getting into metaphysical stuff my friend told me I should cleanse myself. So I decided to do the rosewater method. When I was in the bathroom cleansing myself one of the light bulbs exploded and burnt glass into my back. For the rest of the night me and my mom saw a dark figure following me and the dogs kept freaking out. Everything's fine now though

RT Livingstone
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« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2019, 07:05:48 pm »

Last night I dreamt that Lebron James ate dinner at our house for Thanksgiving. He spilled some gravy on the floor and as a good host I got on my knees to clean it up. I noted that the floor was covered with a clear plastic mat. I said to my wife, "honey, if this is an office chair mat on our dining room floor, then we're white trash and I'm moving us into a trailer, because we don't deserve a house." Lebron smiled and everyone laughed.
Kensington Locke
United States United States

« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2019, 04:50:39 pm »

One of the topics I blog about is Steampunk (most often as my Steampunk Gentleman series), but now and then, I talk about an event or something:

J. Wilhelm
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Sentisne fortunatum punkus? Veni. Diem meum comple

« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2019, 07:53:11 am »

OpenAI generated the first post, I think.

Zeppelin Captain

« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2019, 05:46:53 pm »

Circa 1999, I was at Dragoncon in Atlanta; a huge fan convention with hundreds of people in costume.

I took a walk town the street from the convention site, and saw a man dressed as Superman standing in front of a liquor store. I nodded in acknowledgement of my fellew Dragoncon attendee.

Then I noticed that his costume was dirty and had holes in it. His hair was unwashed and he was unkept looking.

I realized that he was not a Dragoncon attendee. We was local vagrant, walking the streets dressed as Superman. He probably wore that costume every day. One weekend out of the year, he looked slightly less like a lunatic.
Zeppelin Admiral
United Kingdom United Kingdom

« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2019, 06:54:54 pm »

Hokaaayyyyyy make of this what you will (not Steampunk or owt else, I just dunno!)

Many moons ago I undertook an unusal long distance solo walk - Sarn Helen, the Roman road that runs from Abreconway in the North to Camarthen in West Wales. I started in the North and proceeded south. After a few days walking I was in the Brecon area, and had set up solo camp beside a way fort for the night. I was spooning hot porridge into my gullet at dawn, when a lone figure appeared from the North heading South, it was a misty morning (well it is Wales afterall) he appeared out of said mist gradually revealling a Roman Legionary in full marching order! He passed in front of me without looking to left or right or offering a morning greeting, just a determind march! My spoon stopped halfway between bowl and open mouth! Quickly looking at the ground that he had just trodden over I discovered NOTHING!!, no trackmarks in the dewy ground, no odors just sweet nada! Had I just imagined it??? (afterall I had been without human company for over 4 days, I'd chosen to go when the paths were quiet.) or was that the MOST real experience I had ever had?Huh my head was in a spin forsure. I completed the walk in a bit od a daze I must admit. Returning to Mid Wales where my older brother was living, I recounted the story to him and the boys one night in the pub, at least 2 of the boys indicated that they had also encountered a liegionary, at different times and places along the road!!

Its over 30 years since the event, but it still freaks me to this day!!

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And this we must confess,
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