Character

Building Character through Phobias

In Little Debauches, Writer’s Rituals on June 24, 2010 at 8:20 am

Time.com has compiled an essential alphabetical listing of phobias that should be in every writer’s tool box in their article “Phobias from A to Z.”

Here’s a few of their entries:

A
ablutophobia: fear of bathing
acarophobia: … itching
acerophobia: … sourness
achluophobia: … darkness
acousticophobia: … noise
acrophobia: … heights
aerophobia: … drafts, air
agliophobia: … pain
agoraphobia: … open spaces
agrizoophobia: … wild animals
agyrophobia: … crossing the street
aichmophobia: … needles and other pointed objects
ailurophobia: … cats
albuminurophobia:.. .kidney disease
alektorophobia: … chickens
alliumphobia: … garlic

Z
zelophobia: … jealousy
zemmiphobia: … the great mole rat
zeusophobia: … God or gods
zoophobia: … animals
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