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Human Rights Watch Human Rights Watch's blog:

(Beirut) – Iran’s revolutionary court has confirmed a 10-year prison sentence for a prominent human rights defender. Authorities have held the rights defender, Narges Mohammadi, who suffers from a severe medical ailment, in Evin prison in Tehran since June 2015.







Iranian human rights activist, Narges Mohammadi, at the Defenders of Human Rights Center in Tehran, June 25, 2007.





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Published on October 01, 2016 00:00 • 1 view
Deborah  Carney Deborah Carney's blog:
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Sweet Christmas Kisses 3: A Bundle of 17 Wholesome Holiday Romances by Mona Risk, Christine Bush, Lyn Cote, Denise Devine, Raine English, Shanna Hatfield, Ciara Knight, Milou Koenings, Magdalena Scott, Roxanne Rustand, Alicia Street, Kristin Wallace, Merrillee Whr...

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Published on October 01, 2016 01:18 • 1 view
Michele Knight Michele Knight's blog:
Monthly Astrology Forecast October 2016













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Published on September 30, 2016 13:40 • 1 view
Michael  Swanson Michael Swanson's blog:
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In this video I talk about today's global situation.

I live in the United States that is the world's superpower and the entire world economy is floating on an empire of debt.

This is the world we live in with all its good, bad, and it's contradictions.

I try to show them i...

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Published on September 30, 2016 03:22 • 1 view
Lewis M. Weinstein Lewis M. Weinstein's blog:
By A. Ferguson… Very few writers can successfully write historical fiction as compellingly as Lewis M. Weinstein. I first discovered his talent when I read his 2000 novel, THE HERETIC. Through his ability to imagine the past as it might have been allows present day readers to delve into history w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 06:22 • 1 view
Julie   Murphy Julie Murphy's blog:


















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Our latest cycle prompt was a GIF challenge! We took turns picking GIFs for each other. We do this once a year and for many of us, it’s the most terrifying one we do. ;)

The Ones Who Survive by @anniecardiHearth Stone Rain by @bethanyhagenAway, My Love by @amberloughHunter,...
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Published on September 30, 2016 18:48 • 1 view
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

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Hello, all! This week I had the pleasure of reading Shira Anthony‘s Take Two,a sweet story about second chances. I’m a sucker for a good romcom, and this played out in my head a la Hollywood movie style. I could see it up on the screen, the kind of movie where you’d get cozy with your fuzzy sock...

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Published on September 30, 2016 07:38 • 1 view
Rebecca Douglass Rebecca Douglass's blog:


Warning, arachnophobes! This story is about fighting spiders!

Last Tuesday, in a post about finishing your work, Chuck Wendig wrote "Writing is a journey. Driving is a journey. Sometimes driving means taking the exit — get off the highway, and find the backroads. Drive down the backroads, you mig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 29, 2016 20:30 • 1 view
Doris O'Connor Doris O'Connor's blog:
Happy Saturday, folks. Can you believe it's October 1st already. This year is flying past, for sure. The lovely April Zyon is on my blog today with her new release, Hacked, book five in her bestselling series Warriors of Light. Enjoy


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Holly Smith has always had a certain affinity with computer... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 17:00 • 7 views
Nigel Bird Nigel Bird's blog:

‘He tried to remember his insurance deductible, but that felt too regular and he crushed the thought like an insect.’
Jess Forsyth is the kind of character I love to read about. There was no silver spoon in his mouth when he was born and life’s been against him from the start. He’s made a lot of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 03:28 • 1 view
Jake Bible Jake Bible's blog:
Good evening. I see you have come for the free micro-fiction. Good for you. A fine choice on your part. Very fine. But, before we get to the 100 words of fineness, perhaps we should discuss something very important. My mailing list. Yes, this is important. Shut up. I don’t really have much to say... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 15:30 • 1 view
David   Grant David Grant's blog:
The result of a decade of academic research, In Search Of The Lost Testament Of Alexander The Great is presented as a rich thematic narrative written in an entertaining and engaging style that opens the subject of Greek, Roman, and even Renaissance commentary on Alexander to both the scholar and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 01, 2016 00:56 • 8 views
James Maxey James Maxey's blog:

I was damned at the age of thirteen. I belonged to a fundamentalist church. I’d been to Sunday School and two church sermons twice a week my whole life. I spent chunks of my summer in Vacation Bible School and church camps, and was part of scout groups based in my church. I believed in God. I be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 05:43 • 1 view
Peter Behrens Peter Behrens's blog:
Bringing in the harvest. Notre Dame de Lourdes, Manitoba. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 04:00 • 1 view
Bill Loguidice Bill Loguidice's blog:

AtGames has released the Atari Flashback 7, which is just now starting to be available from major US retailers. While list price is $69.99, typical retail price is often quite a bit less.


The Flashback 7 is part of the new AtGames Flashback Zone, which encompasses an increasing number of retro-the...

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Published on September 30, 2016 15:23 • 9 views
Kameron Hurley Kameron Hurley's blog:

When you find yourself casting about for ideas, it means it’s time to refill the bucket. So I have been. Here’s the good, the bad, and the ugly of what I’ve been reading the last few weeks.

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I Give You My Body: How I Write Sex Scenes by Diana Gabaldon

51swfw1xiul-_sy346_As those who’ve read my wor...

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Published on September 30, 2016 07:29 • 8 views
Jus Accardo Jus Accardo's blog:

Hey guys! Just one month left until Infinity is out in the world and I can’t wait!


To celebrate, I’m releasing the first chapter on Monday, along with a contest to win a signed copy. The chapter and contest details will go out to newsletter subscribers first. That means a head start on entries bef...

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Published on September 30, 2016 14:46 • 1 view
Mina Carter Mina Carter's blog:
It’s that time of week again…Freebie Friday!! As always, these prices (FREE) were correct at time of posting but PLEASE check before you click!! Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon CA BN iBooks Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon CA BN iBooks Kobo Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon CA BN iBooks Kobo Amazon US Amazon UK Am... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 15:55 • 1 view
Webster Griffin Tarpley Webster Griffin Tarpley's blog:
United Front Against Austerity|Tax Wall Street Party American System Network|Thursday, September 29, 2016 Hoboken Train Crash Another Avoidable Tragedy Caused by Failure of Congress to Mandate Immediate Installation of Positive Train Control (PTC); Calls Heard for Impeachment of New Jersey Gov. C... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 20:44 • 1 view
Mandy Moore Mandy Moore's blog:

We’ve been project-peeping on Ravelry again!


Sellakka‘s Wings for Nightbird shawl is simply beautiful.




EternalKnitter’s Uberib slippers arefab! And such a quick knit, clearly!




KnitbritchesViatori vest is looking great… an excellent color choice.



Dublin16’s Rain Rain Go Away hat, madefor a baby i...

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Published on September 30, 2016 08:07 • 7 views
Peter L. Berger Peter L. Berger's blog:

Janet Napolitano, President Obama’sformerHead of the Department of Homeland Securityand now leaderof the largest university system in the United States, isthe latest high-profile college administrator to come out and forcefully criticize the campus crusade against liberal norms of speech and expr...

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Published on September 30, 2016 14:40 • 1 view
Mary Calmes Mary Calmes's blog:
Hi, everyone, and welcome to this month's peek at some of the books we read, reviewed, and loved at The Novel Approach.

One of the things I always love about compiling these titles is the eclectic variety of genres we're able to offer--from Urban Fantasy to Historical to Contemporary--variety is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 06:59 • 10 views
Jamie McGuire Jamie McGuire's blog:

Myke and Angela Dudley have four children of their own, but they are also home for up to eight foster children, at capacity most of the time. Myke and Angela take in high-risk children, those who other foster families aren't equipped or trained to take.

Five years ago, Myke and Angela's son was si...

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Published on September 30, 2016 16:59 • 15 views
Michael  Jacobson Michael Jacobson's blog:
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Published on September 30, 2016 07:30 • 1 view
C.R. Moss C.R. Moss's blog:
Renewed Spirits A Wiccan Haus story By Merryn Dexter Releasing September 20th 2016 A Desperate Woman Wiccan Haus is Raegan’s last hope for a miracle. Unable to produce an heir for her husband, she finds herself abandoned and penniless. Raised to be the perfect wife and mother, her failure has bro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 01, 2016 00:01 • 8 views
Tom Merritt Tom Merritt's blog:

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comThe US hands over control of the domain system to ICANN. Tom Merritt thinks he can explain what will happen in one sentence. Plus Darren Kitchen on the rising cost of exploits. Does it mean you’re safer?





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Published on September 30, 2016 14:29 • 7 views
Dorothy St. James Dorothy St. James's blog:
October means falling leaves, hot soup, warm socks, and plenty of books!

Leslie Budewitz Killing Thyme Spice Shop Mysteries, #3Berkley Prime Crime/Penguin Random HouseISBN: ISBN-13: 978-0425271803
In Seattle’s Pike Place Market, Spice Shop owner Pepper Reece is savoring her business success, but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 30, 2016 21:00 • 1 view
Doranna Durgin Doranna Durgin's blog:

By Patty Wilber


On June 6, 2016, my well worn trusty WW three horse steel trailer got rear-ended. I had horsesaboard.


Miraculously, no one in thevehicles (me, LT or Mitch) was injured.


Also miraculously, my truck was unscathed and the trailer suffered only cosmetic damage.


The other vehicle was tot...

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Published on September 30, 2016 03:00 • 2 views
Dianne Sylvan Dianne Sylvan's blog:

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“The time has come,” the Walrus said, “to pack yo’ shit and move.”


This week is all about transitions. The month is changing, the season is (slowly and grudgingly) changing, next week I start a new day job (OMG) and Saturday my roomie and I are moving house. It’s been a rocky process to say the...

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Published on September 30, 2016 07:44 • 9 views
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:


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Cards me and @unrulyegg got last night at Leigh Bardugo’s book signing!!

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Published on September 30, 2016 10:00 • 1 view
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