10 Things That Scare Me 10 Things That Scare Me is a tiny podcast about our biggest fears. In each episode, one person talks. Alone in a room. It could be anyone. It could be you. It's someone driven by fears that keep them up at night, that define their lives, and inform their choices. This is a podcast about them, about you, about us, and the world we inhabit together.
10 Things That Scare Me

10 Things That Scare Me

From WNYC Radio

10 Things That Scare Me is a tiny podcast about our biggest fears. In each episode, one person talks. Alone in a room. It could be anyone. It could be you. It's someone driven by fears that keep them up at night, that define their lives, and inform their choices. This is a podcast about them, about you, about us, and the world we inhabit together.

Most Recent Episodes

Season Finale: Amy Pearl

Amy Pearl lives in Brooklyn with her animal family. For our 100th episode and the final episode of season 1, we're presenting Amy Pearl. Then, a quick behind the scenes peek into how 10 Things That Scare Me gets made each week. Look for season 2 in late fall. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Eddie Adkins

By the time I got to high school, I became a featured twirler. Eddie Adkins is a retired accounting firm partner living in Washington, D.C. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Jerry Roback

It's the slow feeling of becoming less. Jerry Roback was assigned by the State Department to humanitarian projects in Vietnam during the war. He lives in Washington state. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Jill Chenault

I'm not out there trying to make amphibious friends. Jill has had many careers, from lawyer to dog walker to hand model. She currently takes care of her parents in Lansing, Michigan with her dog Sam. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Congressman Andrew Kim D-NJ

I'm scared that I'm asking too much of her. Andrew Kim is the first Democratic congressman of Korean descent. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Billy Jackson

One minute she's there for me and the next minute she's not. Billy Jackson lives in New York City. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Mike Pearl

I think the real reason I didn't reenlist was because they had wool uniforms. Mike Pearl is a retired newspaper reporter from New York. He wrote for the Daily Mirror, the Journal-American, the World Journal Tribune and the New York Post among others. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Jon Mooallem

The possibility that ultimately there is no cost to being despicable. Jon Mooallem is a journalist and the creator of The WALKING podcast which begins its second season today. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Earlonne Woods

Tight wool sweater with syrup inside of it. Earlonne Woods is co-host and co-creator of the Ear Hustle podcast, from PRX's Radiotopia, which just launched its fourth season. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Brenda Shaughnessy

Paper cut on eyeball. Brenda Shaughnessy is a poet. Her most recent book is The Octopus Museum. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

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