Fear Essay Examples

Fear of the Dark

As evening draws to a close over the town, a young girl wandered aimlessly through the winding alleyways. The sunlight does not steadily fade away in the city, as it does in the open countryside. Instead, as the bright orb passed over each alleyway, the light rays were instantly extinguished as they fell behind the… View Article

Fear of technlogy locally

ICT had a big influence on work styles and the way in which day-to-day tasks are carried out in organisations. ICT has affected the way in which data is processed, information transmitted and knowledge is applied. Also ICT has influenced the physical environment of the workplace (individual workstations), what workers do (less paper more ICT),… View Article

Thought Experiment

The fear of death is natural for all human beings regardless of race or culture and perhaps the only thing that separates the fear among different cultures are the vast array of concepts and views pertaining to it. After the concept of a higher being, death is perhaps the second most philosophically debated topic and… View Article

Overcoming Fear And Bias As A Clinician

A special challenge that mental health personnel in prison facilities deal with is the setting of their profession. Exposure to convicted felons, being subject to security sanctions and dealing with individuals under constant stress creates tests an individual’s professional and personal integrity and capability. The fears and biases associated with prisons and inmates stems from… View Article


As long as I can remember, I’ve always perceived mirrors as something inimical. To be honest, I hate mirrors most of the time. But, today I’m sitting in front of one, and a beautiful woman is looking back at me. It’s time to fight my fear and hatred, time to look closely at who I… View Article

Types of Phobias

Our psychics still stands very far away from the complete understanding of the processes that take place inside our mind. One of the striking evidences for this statement is the widest variety of fears that quite often enthrall people, and what is more, there are no easy ways to find any reasonable explanation to expand… View Article

Personality Disorder and Agoraphobia

Treating a Person who suffers from Paranoid Personality Disorder and Agoraphobia             Agoraphobia is a kind of disorder that often interpreted as fear of open places. However, it does not limit to place only such that this kind of phobia includes the fear of one person to any situation and places around him.             “There… View Article

Fears and Phobias

Fears and phobias in general can sometimes rule a person’s life. Something as simple as not drinking out of a pink glass, or going on a roller coaster aren’t good examples, but a good one is on the T. V. show Fear Factor. For one of the challenges the contestants had to jump off a… View Article

Creative Writing – Darkness

I suddenly awoke. It was three in the morning. It seemed like the whole world was sleeping but me. The silence, sinister. I felt the weight of the darkness pushing on me. My mind darted from one nightmare scenario to the next, the fear of the unknown overwhelmed me and I was paranoid about vicious… View Article

The Nature of Phobia

Your heart starts beating faster. Your palms start to sweat. You’re shaking, and suddenly you’re short of breath. This is fear, an emotion we all experience at some point in our lives. It warns us when something is not safe, or even when we are outside our own “comfort zone”. Like, for instance, some of… View Article

How To Build Suspense and Scare the Audience

The film Jaws, directed by Steven Spielberg, was created approximately 30 years ago. It tells the story of a shark which attacks and kills numerous people off the north-east coast of the USA in a small holiday resort called Amity Island. The attacks took place around the 4th of July, which in America, is similar… View Article

Overcoming Fear

There is an important event that happens in every person’s life. That important event may be a number of things. Such as someone winning the lottery or even having a tragic loss in the family. My important event in life was the day I conquered my fear of heights. Everyone has some type of fear… View Article

Fears & Phobias Opinion Paper

“A strong dislike of flying is a fear, whereas a pathological fear (an intense, uncontrollable, unendurable, physical fear) is considered to be a phobia” (Rob Kelly). Not many people know the difference between fears and phobias neither did I until I began researching for my project. Many people have fears such as a fear of… View Article

My Childhood Fear

Why do people have fears? Why do we let fears control our lives? I never thought I would ever get over my own fears. These fears made my childhood very difficult and hard to deal with. When I was a kid, I was scared of spiders. As great as my parents were about letting their… View Article

First Flight Experience

Have you ever felt scared when you are put in a foreign situation for the first time? You probably felt it was scary at first but afterwards you might have found it very amazing. Experience is what everybody may have to go through eventually. I was always afraid of experiencing new things because of fear… View Article