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What's your poison?
 
A little cyanide with your marmalade? Maybe a touch of curare? Let us in on your favorite.

  • I always liked (which one is it that smells like... by Sally Atman - Jul 24, 97 (#1 of 110)
  • AFTER A MURDER DON'T THEY CHECK FOR THINGS LIKE... by JUNE BALL - Jul 25, 97 (#2 of 110)
  • I've heard that you need a license to buy... by James Wu - Jul 25, 97 (#3 of 110)
  • I am not sure, but I think cyanide is supposed to... by Margaret Astorg - Jul 25, 97 (#4 of 110)
  • Roald Dahl used cyanide in his story The... by Jen Block - Jul 25, 97 (#5 of 110)
  • Margaret, Agatha Christie featured a dart dipped... by Cicero - Jul 25, 97 (#6 of 110)
  • Cicero, "Death Comes at the End" took place in... by Margaret Astorg - Jul 26, 97 (#7 of 110)
  • If foul play is suspected, of course there will be... by Valerie Malmont - Jul 28, 97 (#8 of 110)
  • Margaret It is my understanding (from my research... by Juanita Rose Violini - Jul 30, 97 (#9 of 110)
  • Margaret/Cicero Funnily enough a topical poison... by Hannah Reynolds - Aug 19, 97 (#10 of 110)
  • Mi veneno preferido es la INSULINA... by Mario Moreno R. - Aug 21, 97 (#11 of 110)
  • How about something that's a poison only to some,... by Chris Opp - Aug 24, 97 (#12 of 110)
  • Cicero, If you love the theater as much as I do,... by Richard Gerber - Sep 4, 97 (#13 of 110)
  • Richard, Have you seen the film version of that... by Hannah Reynolds - Sep 4, 97 (#14 of 110)
  • I've got a question for you poison-buffs (a... by Gary Ericson - Sep 8, 97 (#15 of 110)
  • Well, I don't know if I can help you but I have a... by Lisa - Sep 11, 97 (#16 of 110)
  • Lisa, if one of the guys keeps frogs for pets, he... by Marian Allen - Sep 11, 97 (#17 of 110)
  • Thanks... by Lisa - Sep 11, 97 (#18 of 110)
  • Lisa-- I'm far from an expert in writing or... by Robert Daley - Sep 16, 97 (#19 of 110)
  • Gary For your soakable cumulative poison - How... by jeev - Sep 19, 97 (#20 of 110)
  • HI Jeev Arsenic is pretty good for that sort of... by Hannah Reynolds - Sep 22, 97 (#21 of 110)
  • Also used in *It Happened in Boston?* by... by Marian Allen - Sep 22, 97 (#22 of 110)
  • One of the best poison methods I can remember... by Margaret Astorg - Sep 23, 97 (#23 of 110)
  • I'm slow getting back to this forum to check... by Gary Ericson - Oct 13, 97 (#24 of 110)
  • Gary -- I've been thinking about your poison... by Margaret - Oct 14, 97 (#25 of 110)
  • Gary before such things were done away with it was... by Hannah Reynolds - Oct 14, 97 (#26 of 110)
  • To All Was thinking of one witha dentist but... by anne demarco - Oct 18, 97 (#27 of 110)
  • Marian: Oh God, you reminded me of "We Have... by Sally - Oct 29, 97 (#28 of 110)
  • I did a little searching on lead and found out... by Pamela Stubblefield - Nov 6, 97 (#29 of 110)
  • Of the various poisoning methods I've seen, my... by Mark J. Tilford - Dec 1, 97 (#30 of 110)
  • To the person who's poisoning someone with a frog:... by J.R. Mewing - Dec 26, 97 (#31 of 110)
  • Does anyone know where to find out how long... by Beth K - Jan 12, 98 (#32 of 110)
  • Gray I am trying my hand in a mystery myself and... by Emily - Jan 12, 98 (#33 of 110)
  • I just picked up a few of the Writer's Digest... by Rhea Skillings - Jan 13, 98 (#34 of 110)
  • I need to get here more often and read... by Gary Ericson - Jan 15, 98 (#35 of 110)
  • Hello all I always had an Remington Steele story... by Claudia - Jan 19, 98 (#36 of 110)
  • MysteryNet published a couple of my Twists last... by Sally Atman - Feb 2, 98 (#37 of 110)
  • that is fabulous information, sally by Juanita Rose Violini - Feb 3, 98 (#38 of 110)
  • I am toying around with writing a mystery, and I... by Michael DeMeo - Mar 9, 98 (#39 of 110)
  • Hi Mark it is my understanding that if... by Juanita Rose Violini - Mar 13, 98 (#40 of 110)
  • Juanita, Barbara... by Michael DeMeo - Mar 13, 98 (#41 of 110)
  • Gosh, I'm glad I found this site... by JB - Mar 28, 98 (#42 of 110)
  • Personally, I would say that "Deadly Doses" is... by Summer - Mar 30, 98 (#43 of 110)
  • BB & Summer: Thanks... by JDough - Mar 31, 98 (#44 of 110)
  • Howdunit Series is published, sold, thru Writers... by Marc Ammon - Apr 2, 98 (#45 of 110)
  • Marc: Thanks, but I hate book clubs... by JDough - Apr 2, 98 (#46 of 110)
  • I have to agree with Barbara Bassett and,... by Jim Moore - Apr 21, 98 (#47 of 110)
  • Jim, You could use the street name, roofies, to... by Mark Troy - Apr 23, 98 (#48 of 110)
  • Does anyone know how I can contact Juanita... by Sharon Jerdee - Jun 9, 98 (#49 of 110)
  • I actually hadn't changed my old email address... by Juanita Rose Violini - Jun 11, 98 (#50 of 110)
  • am writing a murder mystery using parathion and... by knarf namdoog - Jun 29, 98 (#51 of 110)
  • thanks barb-question if you are able to help me... by knarf namdoog - Jul 18, 98 (#52 of 110)
  • In some circumstances one is perfectly justified... by Gervase Charmley - Oct 17, 98 (#53 of 110)
  • Gervase, I'm abashed to say I have never heard of... by _Sunshine_ - Oct 21, 98 (#54 of 110)
  • I am about to make a confession... by Gervase Charmley - Oct 22, 98 (#55 of 110)
  • I'd rather not think about blackmail, it's so... by Hugh Drummond - Nov 3, 98 (#56 of 110)
  • Hugh Drummond, Prussic acid should indeed have the... by PoisonGuy - Dec 24, 98 (#57 of 110)
  • Barbara Bassett, I don't mean to be venomous in... by PoisonGuy - Dec 24, 98 (#58 of 110)
  • Chervase Charmley, It's Xmas Eve and I have to be... by PoisonGuy - Dec 24, 98 (#59 of 110)
  • Barabara, What's with the extreme sarcasm?.. by PoisonGuy - Jan 4, 99 (#60 of 110)
  • I'm not a medic, although there's nothing wrong... by PoisonGuy - Jan 4, 99 (#61 of 110)
  • We're just talking about different ethical... by PoisonGuy - Jan 4, 99 (#62 of 110)
  • I think everyone should be ethical in there lives,... by PoisonGuy - Jan 6, 99 (#63 of 110)
  • Every crime in a novel is a "how-to-do-it" manual... by PoisonGuy - Jan 6, 99 (#64 of 110)
  • wow!!!.. by Juanita Rose Violini - Jan 6, 99 (#65 of 110)
  • "This is not an arguement, an arguement is more... by PoisonGuy - Jan 7, 99 (#66 of 110)
  • An argument is coneccted series of statements... by Alex Dent - Jan 8, 99 (#67 of 110)
  • Yes it is!.. by PoisonGuy - Jan 8, 99 (#68 of 110)
  • Well, if I jump in will it be an argument?.. by _Sunshine_ - Jan 15, 99 (#69 of 110)
  • Hi Sunshine, nice to talk to you again, I agree... by PoisonGuy - Jan 19, 99 (#70 of 110)
  • Ah!.. by _Sunshine_ - Jan 22, 99 (#71 of 110)
  • Poison Guy, Great description of cyanide a few... by S. Cave - Apr 6, 99 (#72 of 110)
  • Check your e-mail Shannon... by PoisonGuy - Apr 12, 99 (#73 of 110)
  • Dear old top, i beg to differ... by Hugh Drummond - Apr 27, 99 (#74 of 110)
  • Potassium chloride... by Kathy Eastwood - Sep 25, 99 (#75 of 110)
  • Except for the needle mark!!!.. by PoisonGuy - Nov 8, 99 (#76 of 110)
  • Hence you make sure your victim is diabetic, or... by -Hugh Drummond - Nov 9, 99 (#77 of 110)
  • Yes...very good HUD... by PoisonGuy - Nov 9, 99 (#78 of 110)
  • Well, I'm sure there's some conditions where you... by Hugh Drummond - Nov 11, 99 (#79 of 110)
  • Thanks for the info on MAO inhibitors posted... by John Desjarlais - Jan 3, 00 (#80 of 110)
  • Yes HUD there are...just being overly technical... by PoisonGuy - Jan 6, 00 (#81 of 110)
  • John, the rodenticide you're probably thinking of... by LB Cronin - Jan 12, 00 (#82 of 110)
  • What is coumachlor ledaswann?.. by PoisonGuy - Jan 13, 00 (#83 of 110)
  • For one of the best twists on poisoning I've come... by Mo W. - Jan 19, 00 (#84 of 110)
  • Agatha Christie wrote a play that was made into a... by Julia K. - Feb 19, 00 (#85 of 110)
  • Does it matter?.. by Hugh Drummond - Feb 28, 00 (#86 of 110)
  • You do?.. by Chantel Dawn Lyngstad - Feb 29, 00 (#87 of 110)
  • Really?.. by J. A. Kalow - Mar 3, 00 (#88 of 110)
  • Try looking up plant names in biology books... by Hugh Drummond - Mar 14, 00 (#89 of 110)
  • Hyoscine... by Barbara Bassett - Mar 18, 00 (#90 of 110)
  • Nicotine Sulfate is a favorite of mine... by D. Sherlock - Mar 24, 00 (#91 of 110)
  • I'm writing a short story based in the early... by Juanita Rose Violini - Apr 15, 00 (#92 of 110)
  • Hi Juanita, I was married to a diabetic in the... by Fran Hinkel - Apr 18, 00 (#93 of 110)
  • Dear Fran Thank you thank you thank you - I... by Juanita Rose Violini - Apr 18, 00 (#94 of 110)
  • Can anyone help with two questions?.. by Mo W. - May 23, 00 (#95 of 110)
  • 1... by PoisonGuy - May 24, 00 (#96 of 110)
  • Thanks, Poison Guy, for the prompt response!.. by Mo W. - May 29, 00 (#97 of 110)
  • Glad if I helped, Juanita, and would love to read... by Fran Hinkel - May 31, 00 (#98 of 110)
  • Yeppers Fran...I have a chance to check my mail on... by PoisonGuy - Jun 1, 00 (#99 of 110)
  • Can somebody help me with a poison I need for a... by Åsa Kwarnmark - Aug 7, 00 (#100 of 110)
  • I need help with a poisonous gas... by David Somerville - Dec 12, 00 (#101 of 110)
  • I'm writing a story and in desperate need of... by Min - Jun 26, 01 (#102 of 110)
  • Tap water (at least in our city) by Juanita Rose Violini - Jun 26, 01 (#103 of 110)
  • I'd like to write a mystery involving poison... by Jocelyn Bernal - May 13, 02 (#104 of 110)
  • I miss Poison Guy!.. by Fran Hinkel - Jul 17, 02 (#105 of 110)
  • Hello Fran...how do you do?.. by PoisonGuy - Oct 31, 02 (#106 of 110)
  • to Jocelyn Bernal: you have an advantage as the... by josie rogers - Feb 10, 03 (#107 of 110)
  • josie again to Jocelyn-forgot to add that if you... by josie rogere - Feb 10, 03 (#108 of 110)
  • I live in australia where poisons and venoms... by Frith Chaffey - Jan 19, 04 (#109 of 110)
  • Arsenic surely is unbeatable!.. by Lucas Latin - Sep 6, 05 (#110 of 110)

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