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

Chris Miller

Everything just evaporated like smoke. Chris Miller is an elementary school art teacher, and an artist, who lives in Milwaukee. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Listener Special: Amelia

If I put my feet on the floor something's going to grab me. Amelia Madarang, from Vancouver, Washington is a college student. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Jared Marcelle

It's not my job to make them feel comfortable. Jared Marcelle is a reporter/producer from Brooklyn. His work has been featured on WNYC and NPR. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Dan Savage

Compulsory heterosexuality. Dan Savage writes the long-running sex advice column Savage Love and hosts the Savage Lovecast. You can find him @fakedansavage. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Wang Bing

It felt like death was coming fast. Wang Bing is a documentary filmmaker from Xi'an. His latest documentary is Shanghai Youth. You can learn more about him and his work here. Thanks to Richard Yeh and Lydia McMullen-Laird for their invaluable help with translation. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Listener Special: John

Parasites suck. But a lot of things depend on them. John Platt from right outside of Portland runs the environmental news site therevelator.org. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Bishop Curry

What if he runs into the wrong one at the wrong time at night and mouths off? Bishop Michael Curry is the leader of the Episcopal Church. He presided over the royal wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle. You can hear more from Bishop Curry here. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Kay Powell

Just like the children in the clubs. Kay Powell is a retired reporter and obituary writer for the Atlanta Constitution-Journal. You can read one of her most famous obituaries here. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Kara Swisher

That raccoon could've ripped my face off. Kara Swisher is the editor-at-large of Recode, host of the Recode Decode podcast, co-host of the Pivot podcast, and a contributor to the New York Times Opinion section, among other things. You can find her on Twitter @karaswisher. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

Listener Special: Kim

Chewing on tinfoil. Kim is from L.A. She told us her fears using the link below. Join the "10 Things That Scare Me" conversation, and tell us your fears at 10thingspodcast.org.

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