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67. Firestarter (Stephen King)

October’s book club challenge was to choose a Stephen King novel to read for the spooky month of Halloween.  It is unusual for individuals to all read different books so our discussion should be very interesting this week! 345 more words


American Pyro Sample Chapter:

  Quick update before the book chapter; the next book review and segment of Augmented will be coming in a few days.

Chapter One: Lighters, Gasoline and a Bored I… 3,157 more words


ARSON: How Investigators Catch You.

This weekend many suspense writers are heading to Appleton, Wisconsin– this year’s setting for the annual Writer’s Police Academy. I attended WPA in 2010, a thrilling hands-on weekend led by police, sheriffs, Hazmat, SWAT, medical examiners, fire fighters and arson investigators. 769 more words


28 Years Ago: Def Leppard Take Rock Into a New Era With ‘Hysteria’

By Sterling Whitaker August 3, 2015 9:35 AM

When Def Leppard began to write for the follow-up to their 1984 multi-platinum breakthrough Pyromania, the group had no idea what a monumental task lay ahead of them. 833 more words


The Best Way To Go

Prompt Day # 18: Describe a house fire from the viewpoint of a person (or ghost?) trapped within the burning building.


The Best Way to Go… 1,248 more words

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“I can be better than this,” he thought out loud as he watched an assortment of items burn. In the fire was an old bed frame, a desk, photo albums, a few notebooks, and he had this all tallied neatly in a black journal titled ‘Burn Book’. 763 more words

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