Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Not Afraid of the Dark

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 420 People

    I do knot fear the darkness i thrive in it i

    have dark twisted mind and a dark heart and sole i have lived in the dark for so long it a part off me evil be thy name
    CandiceMarieAllcoxx CandiceMarieAllcoxx 18-21, T Jul 21, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Have No Fear Of The Dark

    in fact i really love the dark and the freedom it gives you what i fear are the ghost the come eachnight when it gets dark from the past
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Jun 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Dark Is My Friend

    It's funny, cause when I was a kid, I was really afraid of the dark, I was afraid of death, and the monster under the bed. Now I've made my peace with death as best I can, and I kicked that monster's *** for five years running, coming home drunk or high as a teenager, and he...
    Socklord Socklord 31-35, M 1 Response May 29, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Me!

    I mean unless you're talking about a place with dangerous people or animals, that's a different story! But like the boogieman and stuff, I don't get scared of that.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am never scared when I go to bed.

    I mean, why would someone be killed in their sleep? Just go somewhere safer! Duh.
    Kim2018 Kim2018 16-17, F Dec 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Darkness thrills me. It is where

    that which cannot stand the light of day exists. Danger, perhaps, excitement, naturally. Wrap me in your arms and take me away with you.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 26, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love the Dark

    I always wait until I absolutely have to to turn the lights on in the morning. I get up before the sun comes up to go to work, so it's always dark when I get dressed. I have my dresser drawers organized so that I always know whatever I pull out is work appropriate. I also always...
    DelightfulBabe08 DelightfulBabe08 26-30 Sep 25, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I understand every painful thing to ever happen

    to me. I have made resolve and found it to hold no catharsis or understanding or even slight release to my constant lingering sometimes extremely sharp pain. I see things. Dual realities, one were I see someone and another were I'm stabbing them. My history is littered painful...
    twistedrope twistedrope 18-21, M Mar 22, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I've Never Been Afraid Of The Dark

    i've never been scared of the dark... sometimes though i get a little weary after i watch a zombie movie but other than those rare occassions i'm not bothered by the dark at all.
    MERCIPOURLEVENIN MERCIPOURLEVENIN 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not One Bit.

    As a matter of fact if I have to get up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom or anything I don't even bother to turn the lights on. Why should I? I know where everything is, don't need to waste the electricity to see it.
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Darkness

    I am not afraid of the dark. I have walked unlit highways, streets, etc. I am terrified of the darkness within.
    iwanttobewhereloveis iwanttobewhereloveis 56-60 Apr 26, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Used To Be Afraid Of The Dark. But Not Anymore.

    I used to be afraid of the dark. But not anymore. I find solace in the dark at times. Darkness is not to be feared if it is understood, revered, or even loved. Understanding enlightens, and en-light-enment sheds light Making the darkness void, illuminating the night. Like the...
    Scorpio1987 Scorpio1987 22-25, M Jun 7, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    That Isn't Quite True. . .

    Sometimes I am, sometimes I'm not. It just depends on the time. After I watch a horror movie, for example, I'm afraid of the dark. XD But in general, just during a regular night, I can walk around a dark house, lay on top of the covers in a dark room, etc-- without worrying. I...
    RandomErr RandomErr 18-21, M Sep 29, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Afraid of the Light

    When I was very young I had a extremly high fever and thought the lights were burning me.  Since than I could not sleep in a room with light.  I would have nightmares if some light came under the door, I never used a nightlight.  Even today I am light...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M Apr 24, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Never Have Been..

    I was never scared of the dark. Not even when I was little. Monsters under the bed never scared me. I think the only thing I was scared of in the dark was the possibility of stepping on a lego or something that I couldn't see. My friends always thought (and still think) I am...
    psychicwolfchick psychicwolfchick 13-15, F Feb 14, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm Not Afraid Of The Dark

    I'm not afraid of the dark  just afraid of what can happen in the dark when outside.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 66-70 Jan 6, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Don't Like It

    I don't like it, but am not afraid of it. I prefer the sun and light, so am not overly fond of the dark. My brother's terrified of it, and always has been. Every night I go upstairs and his light is still on. I've no idea whether he'll ever get over his fear but nodbody's...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Feb 15, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I see better in the darkness,

    light tend to hurt my eyes.
    goog987 goog987 26-30, M Feb 9, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Cats' Eyes

    It's seldom truly lightless; there almost always is a thread of light, and I have eyes like a cat. So why should I be afraid?  I can always see well enough to navigate.
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Nov 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Not Afraid Of The Dark..

    I am not afraid of the dark, but I am terrified of nighttime. When it gets dark outside, and it's late at night and everyone else goes to sleep, I get really paranoid. I am afraid that I will die or something terrible will happen to me at night. During the day, I am fine. But as...
    kayae89 kayae89 22-25 Feb 4, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I just got friendzoned by a guy that I've been seeing a few months.. I really liked him :( He said that we're from quite different planets. I just don't really get it because I...
    Alessyy Alessyy 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am afraid of getting to close I am afraid of being left I am afraid of losing him I am afraid this will be a miscarriage I am afraid of myself I am afraid I'll relapse, even...
    FreeXNow FreeXNow 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to get married and have a family but I'm afraid I'll be a bad father and won't know what to do in certain situations and I'll freeze up.
    Niceguy890 Niceguy890 26-30, M 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Me too, vey dark thoughts. Costs a fortune in electricity as I walk around with my house lights on, even in the daytime.
    dannydaddy dannydaddy 51-55, M 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know what happened, but I once had a life A few good jobs a home, even a wife I was happy and healthy, I had faith, I had pride I helped other people, put my own troubles...
    Abyssfull Abyssfull 51-55, M 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't trust people who act like they don't have a dark side. To me that is their darkness or at least the start of it. And its really dark since they are hiding it.
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Every has a side that nobody knows .... or maybe we dont really wanna show.. There is nothing wrong in having a dark side.. Its a space created by your mind, where u can think...
    ESR88888 ESR88888 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love unicorns and used to collect them when I was younger. So if you are a glow in the dark purple unicorn then I will be a glow in the dark yellow griffon looking for a friend...
    geminigirl54 geminigirl54 36-40, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Do not fear the dark. I have power from my dark side makes me Dominate
    DominateMaster DominateMaster 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    YES! They certainly are! Hahaha it's so awesome too! I wanted to post this because I speak my mind on ep in a lot of debates about men, animals women's rights and so on. I...
    Kornisone Kornisone 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Its not something I like to show to the world. If I let it out then it tends to hurt those who are closest to me and in turn that drags me down into the dark hole of depression...
    TrannyHannah TrannyHannah 41-45, T 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm afraid, ok? I admit it, I'm afraid, Afraid of what you may ask? I don't know, Afraid of knowing, Afraid of having the chance to get hurt, That's why I never let people come...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why are people so easily spooked these days? Why do they find death such a terrible thing? Why are they afraid of even seeing an act of violence or a dead body? What are they so...
    DarknessFalls101 DarknessFalls101 13-15, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Light and Dark are a part of us all. Balance is what keeps things going. Too much one way or the other and things start falling apart. Fear with hope, anger with compasion, and...
    hidden0ne hidden0ne 31-35, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wasn't afraid of the dark as a child. It's a paranoia that grew in me as I got older.
    ComicGirl97 ComicGirl97 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I volunteer I'm a shelter for battered women and children. last Wednesday evening a mother came in very badly beaten and with what turned out to be a broken arm. She had a 9 year...
    g4it g4it 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A MUCH darker side. It haunts me. Tortures me. It dangles it's twisted fantasies in front of my eyes until I'm completely numb to the shock. I almost want to do it, whatever it is...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why are you Afraid to Expose it ?
    CODECRACKER2014 CODECRACKER2014 41-45, M Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i cant i just cant i had so much advice but i am afraid of rejection and then they would laugh at me an tell everyone else and they will say ew ur ugly and i want to change my...
    genericusername23 genericusername23 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Except I already have. The best friends I managed to keep throughout high school and some college...they are all gone. Of course, I blame no one but myself. I had a best friend in...
    DremeJolie DremeJolie 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a licensed educator who was never able to find a teaching job. I tried different things in my life but I have always wanted to teach kindergarten. I am afraid that because of...
    ahughes27 ahughes27 26-30, F Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my best friend and my grandma in the same year. Ever since then I've been afraid of losing everyone who's close to me
    Thornton2 Thornton2 16-17, F Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel