Are you superstitious?

Jump to Last Post 1-3 of 3 discussions (10 posts)
  1. profiler profile image72
    profilerposted 10 years ago

    I am, in several ways...

    But my own personal ghost is the number 13... I just hate it! i always try to avoid it, because bad luck always follows me when that number is concerned...

    When I reach 13th hubs I'll probably lauch 2 at a time so I stay the least amount of time with the numer 13 associated to me...

    Hmm, just noticed I wrote a lot of times ThAt number... 1, 5, 7, 8, 9 ... maybe this balances it yikes

    1. Mark Knowles profile image61
      Mark Knowlesposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Not only that, but you wrote 13 three times.

      This is extremely bad juju. wink

      1. profiler profile image72
        profilerposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        nah, 3 I actualy is my lucky number big_smile

    2. Jerrico Usher profile image55
      Jerrico Usherposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I wrote this hub based on this thread/post here (instead of writing a winded reply smile

      Notice by your own language you called these superstitions (13, etc..) a "Ghost" *smiles*

      1. profiler profile image72
        profilerposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Answered your hub with a comment there. I'm a bit happier that I shared some of my thoughts...

  2. Anna Marie Bowman profile image90
    Anna Marie Bowmanposted 10 years ago

    I don't see myself as very superstitious, but then again, I believe in good luck, so maybe I am.  I have a horseshoe hanging above my front door.  I guess it's the superstitious Irish in me fighting with my sensible, skeptical nature.

    1. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
      Zsuzsy Beeposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Hopefully your horse shoe is facing up Anna Marie! You do not want all the good luck to flow out...

      1. Anna Marie Bowman profile image90
        Anna Marie Bowmanposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Of course!!!  It has to point up, to catch all the good luck!!!

        1. Jerrico Usher profile image55
          Jerrico Usherposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          Or it is a capacitor for the universes good luck and pointing down allows it to pour out the good luck stored in it.. (to saturate the room with positive energy like a scented candle) maybe pointing up is wasting a good faucet of luck? Goes to show its not what's there that counts, its how you think about it, what you believe...

          Using your term "catch all the good luck" realize in Japan your horseshoe is pointing down(the universe is omnipresent, direction is based on gravity, the universal energy is not inflcited by such a thing smile, up is relative and the universe being omnipresent doesn't charge good luck charms based on direction or gravity, it does so by virtue of it's "presence" smile I could go on for days on this topic...


  3. WHoArtNow profile image83
    WHoArtNowposted 10 years ago

    I love 13! (I was born on the 13th) I've never been to superstitious, Although I prefer not to walk under ladders (although now I've grown up a bit it maybe that I don't want anything falling on me!)

    I broke a mirror once, people kept saying I'd have 7 years bad luck and the next day I found out I was going to be a dad, so no bad luck for me!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)