Fear. This subject – and even the word itself – is most often low on our day to day list of conversation topics. Some of us prefer to avoid it because there are lingering fearful uncertainties that we don’t feel capable of addressing. Others may just want to avoid admitting to or displaying fear because it would project weakness. Many simply don’t understand that fear is much more dynamic, potent, and even subtle than we might initially believe. A few people even relish fear, whether their own or that of others. Let’s face our fear and unpack this powerful concept in classic Amateur Society fashion.