weatherwax wrote:Trying to find a means to get over my fear of flying before my major trip overseas. Finding out that I may have latant mental issues contributing to that fear -- "It isn't the fear, it's something else manifesting as the fear". Realizing, through careful analysis, that this is probably true.
Personally, I'd be fearful too if I was going to travel over a major body of water by broomstick. They're fine over land, but for a journey of that distance you'll need to refuel partway and I doubt there's anyplace halfway across an ocean that's got spare magic to refuel a broomstick with...
You know what? It mght be better just to go by plane, and take the broomstick along for emergencies. Unless magic interacts badly with technology, in which case taking the broomstick along would cause
On a more serious note, if you have a problem with airsickness, try ginger. I have it on good authority that it helps. A bit. And enjoy your holiday.