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Too Hot To Handle!

For some time, people have debated whether or not human beings could spontaneously combust, or burst into flames, without an external heat source. However, over the past 300 years, there have been more than 200 reports of such incidents occurring.  374 more words

Fire Related Deaths

17 Seconds

Abraham says the average person rarely finishes a single sentence without contradicting their energy, as in “I want a new car, but it is too expensive.” So they say most of us haven’t had much experience with ever feeling the combustion of thought that comes from 17+ seconds of pure thought. 76 more words

Breath Of Fresh Air


finger light kisses
lilt upon the most sensitive of skin.
it is a harkening
of what lay before
in the breathlessness of anticipation.
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the light of early morning, the flames of Mangana's funeral pyre

In the grey light of early morning, he watched the heat of the orange flames melting down the body.

(Mudrooroo, Doctor Wooreddy’s Prescription for Enduring the Ending of the World 3.III)


What the hell are Hemi-engines?

Ever heard someone saying “This car has 3.5L V8 hemi engine” but never understood what all that means. Then you can read this post about hemi engines. 370 more words

coals stirred by a wind

A wind rolled in that stirred and reddened the coals.

(Rohan Wilson, The Roving Party)