I Really Unlike Mosquitos

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 54 People


    I can't stand the noise they make as they fly around your ears - that awful high pitched zzzzzzzzzz - ugh, and then the itching. I love nature but can't find anything to love about mossies!!!!  
    liquidamber liquidamber
    51-55, F
    Dec 2, 2009

    But They Loooove Me.

    i'm one of those people that acts as a bug repellent for anyone else in my vicinity, because mosquitos will always choose me over them. i'm like mosquito caviar to their bean dip. and they never bite just once, oh no! once they've tasted me then it's like an all you can eat...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    Jan 8, 2008

    I'm Amazed I'm Still Here

    I grew up in a swampy area in Northeast, USA. In the late 50's and early 60's the mosquito truck would come around at least twice during the Summer. The back of the truck let a huge cloud of DDT out as it traveled every road in our town.  This was a special night for us...
    Theshepherdess Theshepherdess
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Dec 1, 2009

    The Alternative to Harsh Toxins

    I'm wondering how one deals with the critters without resorting to highly toxic chemicals.  Is it about become mindful with the annoyance of being bitten?  Or are there plant substances that can be used to keep most biting critters away? Did the natives of America...
    ag123 ag123
    14 Responses Jun 25, 2008


    i hate them so bad, but they love me. i have an allergic reaction to them, and get really sick, but my legs are covered in them ah go away stupid mosquitoes
    sarahbabydoll sarahbabydoll
    18-21, F
    Jul 3, 2010
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