I Am a Big Fan of Things I Can Light On Fire

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    Bonfires and My Little Back Yard Fire Place.

    Such an enjoyable way to spend the evening.  I miss the beach bonfires we used to have when I lived in Oregon, you can't burn on the beach where I live in NC.  Hubby bought me a little outdoor fire pit for Christmas last year so I wouldn't get out of control...
    piscesgal piscesgal
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2009


    I love to grill, it's so great to cook over an actual fire. 
    piscesgal piscesgal
    31-35, F
    Jun 18, 2009


    Beautiful, loud and sparkly.  I can be that way sometimes too.  :-)
    piscesgal piscesgal
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2009


    I can't believe I left that one out . . . I love the flicker and warm glow of a candle, I know that's another group, but it fits under the heading of this one.  :-)
    piscesgal piscesgal
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Jun 20, 2009


    yes i admit it i love setting things on fire started at my music teachers house and then taking chemicals from the lab at school see what colours they would burn still like a bonfire 50 years later
    christinemelody christinemelody
    56-60, T
    1 Response Apr 2, 2013

    Oooh Pretty Colors

    It might be childish, dangerous, unnecessary and easily put: VERY STUPID, but I do get a kick out of starting things on fire. It's a guilty pleasure of mine.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    3 Responses Aug 30, 2010

    Repressed Pyro

    I actually love burning things. No, I don't want to burn down bulidings or anything like that. But for example, a bonfire. Adding wood, poking around in the heat that waxes and wanes, watching it all being consumed. I do enjoy watching that process.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Aug 31, 2010


    Ever since I was little I have been fascinated with fire. The different colors it gives off, the crackling noise it makes when it is down to embers, it is just beautiful. It wasn't until I was about 7 that I actually started playing around with fire and burning things :P. I would...
    Aydasha5 Aydasha5
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Jul 26, 2010

    I Will Not Burn Down The House

    if I can help it.
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    5 Responses May 16, 2010

    **fiz!** **crackle!**

    and **pop!** my whole world is made of dry leaves an grass. today i am inside a box. thin and smouldering. i watch the corners blur together then *POW*! the whole thing **bursts** into hot air I feel alive As the flame alights on the near branches of dying trees I'll bring...
    thebeautifulprincess thebeautifulprincess
    22-25, F
    Feb 25, 2014

    Kill it. Kill it with fire!

    MrAwesomeKyle MrAwesomeKyle
    18-21, M
    Jan 31, 2014

    What Can I Say?

    I hate to admit it, but I do love a good fire. I mean campfires, bonfires, fireworks & such and not accidental destructive fires or arson type stuff. I live where we burn our combustible trash and everyone has a 50 gallon "burn barrel" or a designated "...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    8 Responses Jun 19, 2009
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