I Saw a Snake

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 48 People

    Whenever My Ex and I Would Go Camping...

    ...he would say "Watch for snakes!" sometimes when I would go off to find a tree to cop a squat behind.  We were all about backwoods camping, no toilet, no showers, you gotta pee behind a tree, Bea! Any time he would tell me that, I would inevitably almost...
    atali atali
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2008


    don't often see them any more but they are all around where i live just hides really well.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Jun 23, 2009

    At Work!

    I work in a vineyard, in Tasmania, Australia. And today we were working in the block that they nickname the "snake pit". And, sure enough there was a snake, a tiger snake. It was 1-2 m long, big black scary looking thing. I think I want a new job.
    PurpleUmbrella PurpleUmbrella
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 15, 2008

    First Snake of the Year

    it was new years and we were all drunk... anyway my friend dicided he wanted to go up the hill and see if his old teacher was there ... so we did.... and he passed out... we called his BF so he could get the car and drive him down back to the shack but he was to drunk to drive so...
    lostintheworld lostintheworld
    18-21, F
    Nov 27, 2008

    At the Cemetary

    Today i was walking through the cemetary and i was looking at the garden beds and there i see this snake. I froze.. and my heart started beating soo fast it wasnt funny. Its my first ever encounter with a wild snake. Then it was so still i thought it might be fake. So i wait...
    MyPeril MyPeril
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 11, 2008

    One Angry Little Snake.

    On Saturday morning I was working in the Quarantine building, a small 'hut' next to the cat boarding facility. I heard a commotion coming from the boarding area, closed the cage I was cleaning, and went to investigate. At first all I could see was Nacho, one of our resident fat...
    Soozles Soozles
    46-50, F
    4 Responses May 16, 2010


    It was right in front of my door waiting for me. There are so many in Florida so there always popping up some place. We were at my aunt’s the other day and she kept encouraging the kids to play in the grass. I go over to help the baby up and she yells “snake&rdquo...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2008

    In Cyprus

    we went to see a snake handler and there were a number of them within a small enclosed garden area.  My partner had worked with snakes in the past, so was the willing volunteer to hold it, which of course meant it was closer to me than I liked.  What freaked me out more...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 27, 2008

    Couple Hours Ago

    I was in the countryside today and as usual I was taking photographs. I was concentrating on getting the perfect shot of a big spruce tree, and spent quite lot of time on adjusting the camera and taking the good ankle. Well, I finally got the shot and turned off my camera and...
    Fennella Fennella
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jul 19, 2008
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