It’s happened to all of us before: you reach for a pen to sign a check, write down your phone number, or jot down a reminder…only to find that your pen is out of ink. You start scribbling furiously to try and wake it up, or hit it against your palm to force the ink to the tip…but nothing works. If you or a friend has a lighter on hand, never deal with the frustration of dead pens again. Learn how to bring them back to life below.

(via CrazyRussianHacker)

I bet everyone has a drawer full of dead pens in their house. Go home and revive all of them with this hack!