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Ali Ohadi Ali Ohadi's blog:
بسیاری از ویژگی های علی، تحریفات و جعلیاتی ست که شیعیان، به ویژه در این پانصد ساله ی اخیر، به او بسته اند. کل کلام این است که در میان صحابه و نزدیکان محمد، هیچ کس به اندازه ی علی از خصوصیاتی برخوردار نبوده تا بتواند بجای او شاخص اسلامی علیه اسلام مسلط و حاکم، قرار گیرد. طبق روایات شیعه، علی از شش... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2017 02:54 • 1 view
Sophie Hannah Sophie Hannah's blog:

I decided to set my latest novel – Did You See Melody? –  in a five-star spar resort in Arizona, and that got me thinking about travel, holidays and especially spa resorts – not only as amazing pampering experiences, but also as settings for novels…


A Place Within a Place


I was approximately thir...

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Published on August 19, 2017 02:52 • 1 view
Kylie Abecca Kylie Abecca's blog:
Due to the huge interest I've had in my new novel 'Kids in Business 1 - Family Ties,' I have now put the remaining chapters up to read, so if you would like to read the full manuscript for FREE, join Inkitt for friend don't forget to vote (by clicking the love heart at the bottom) or giving a sho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2017 02:52 • 1 view
তামীম রায়হান তামীম রায়হান's blog:
বিনয ইসলামের পরিচযতামীম রাযহান

ঘরে বাইরে সরবতর আজ বিনয ও মানসিক উদারতার যে অভাব তৈরী হচছে, এর আডালে হারিযে যাচছে আমাদের মানবিকতার পূরণ বিকাশ। আমরা অনেক কিছু হতে শিখছি, কিনতু মানুষ হওযার দীকষা নেইনি আজও। মদীনার নবী মুহামমাদ সা. ছাডা আর কে পেরেছে নিজেকে বিলিযে মানুষকে ভালবাসা শেখাতে? তিনিই তো পরথম... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 16, 2013 06:05 • 1 view
Michael R. Weisser Michael R. Weisser's blog:

So the ACLU has drawn a line in the sand and decided in the wake of Charlottesville that ‘Constitutional carry’ will no longer be a behavior for which they will provide a legal defense. Their Executive Director, Anthony Romero, told the Wall Street Journal that if a group wants to march around ca...

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Published on August 19, 2017 06:33 • 1 view
Janice Spina Janice Spina's blog:
If you are just tuning in, I have been writing limericks for my nine children’s books. I posted three previous ones. Go to Limerick for Louey here, Ricky here, and Lamby here. Here is the fourth limerick for my fourth published … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 19:50 • 1 view
Roberto Malo Roberto Malo's blog:
Domingo 20 de Agosto
19:00 horas
"LOS COMICLOWNS"
Teatro Zorrilla
Milmarcos (Guadalajara)

"LOS COMICLOWNS" es un espectáculo participativo de teatro, clown, títeres y música en vivo de una hora de duración para todos los públicos. Cuatro actores dan vida a "Petoste", "Sinfonier", "Chincheta" y "Esca... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 09:45 • 1 view
Rejab F.I. Rejab F.I.'s blog:
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Published on May 19, 2013 06:03 • 1 view
John F. Goodman John F. Goodman's blog:
Of all the places the skinheads could have picked, Charlottesville in the heart of Virginia was a most appropriate setting for their rotten cause. I say that even while I harbor happy memories of Cville, as we call it, having lived in or near there for seven years from 1997-2003. I wrote freelanc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 07:09 • 1 view
Joseph J. Miccolis Joseph J. Miccolis's blog:
Understanding culture and language will help define your work to your audience whether you're building a story or a product. See these thoughts from Joanna Penn of The Creative Penn for creating a world exclusive to your audience. Look at #4 for styling dialogue to fit the culture and language of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2017 02:22 • 10 views
Aileen Leijten Aileen Leijten's blog:
Some of last weeks sketches.
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Published on August 19, 2017 17:46 • 8 views
William   Russo William Russo's blog:
DATELINE:  William Cameron Menzies Masterpiece     Jimmy Takes on Octopus William Cameron Menzies turned in one of his best efforts as director and set designer on this classic science fiction thriller, entitled Invaders from Mars. Menzies employed stylized sets, especially barren trees along a p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 17:04 • 1 view
Mariachiara Cabrini Mariachiara Cabrini's blog:










Hi to everyone, I need your help to decide which cover would suit my novel better. Please in a note or in a comment vote your favorite cover (every cover has a number in red), the one that would convince you to buy the book.

Here is the summary of my book, to help you choose:


DREAMWALKER THE...

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Published on August 19, 2017 10:31 • 11 views
Steven   Maxwell Steven Maxwell's blog:

I realized I hadn’t posted pictures of Mom’s birthday evening. We had enchiladas. Super delicious! 


Mary’s lettering always takes the cake.
A new apron!

Friday evening, some of us played foosball and table tennis.


Intense game going on here.

Moving right along to Saturday. We planned for it to be a...

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Published on August 20, 2017 02:00 • 1 view
Leighton Gage Leighton Gage's blog:
-- Susan, every other Sunday.

*Given the state of the world, we need all the unexpected joy we can find, anywhere we can find it.

I woke up on the morning of July 10, 2017 -- the last full day of my research-and-graduation-celebration trip to Japan with my son -- with plans to shoot some last-minu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2017 00:00 • 1 view
Sparkle the Designer Cat Sparkle the Designer Cat's blog:

somali cat doing calendar shoot for month of October


I bet you can guess what month we were working on during this calendar shoot! This is actually after we finished and my human was starting to break down the set. Maybe I will share some of the photos later this week. But anyhow, at the end, I decided to take some quick selfies.


selfie outtake of somali cat


It took me a coup...

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Published on August 20, 2017 00:10 • 1 view
Heidi DuPree Heidi DuPree's blog:
     My husband and I met and fell in love in Charlottesville, Virginia nearly 40 years ago. We were two souls magnetically drawn to each other by our matching wounds.  For me, it was a deep wound of my feminine, the result of childhood sexual abuse. For him, it was a deep wound of his masculine... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 18:35 • 1 view
Michael J. McGuire Michael J. McGuire's blog:
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1895 Map of Paterson, NJ. Note how the Passaic River practically surrounds the city.

August 19, 1908: Municipal Journal and Engineer article. Stream Pollution Decisions. “In the State of New Jersey an award was recently made by Vice-Chancellor Stevens of the State Court of Chancery...

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Published on August 19, 2017 05:36 • 1 view
Ανδρέας Καπανδρέου (Andreas Kapandreou) Ανδρέας Καπανδρέου (Andreas Kapandreou)'s blog:
Στις 28 Σεπτεμβρίου επιστρέφει το λογοτεχνικό φεστιβάλ «Όψεις του Φανταστικού που πραγματοποιείται για δεύτερη χρονιά στην Κύπρο από τις εκδόσεις Συμπαντικές Διαδρομές.
Το φεστιβάλ που εστιάζει στη λογοτεχνία του φανταστικού θα λάβει χώρα από τις 28 Σεπτεμβρίου μέχρι την 1η Οκτωβρίου 2017 με αρχή... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 09:12 • 8 views
Bette Fetter Bette Fetter's blog:

What’s it going to take to keep our future generation in the game? Current employers aren’t seeking out industry knowledge or a high GPA as much as they used to. In the 21st century, the importance lies with being an independent multi-tasker who can think on her feet, deal with change, and devise...

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Published on August 19, 2017 07:00 • 1 view
Farouk Radwan Farouk Radwan's blog:

Why we stop caring about everything when we become depressed


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Published on August 19, 2017 02:33 • 1 view
Aisling Mancy Aisling Mancy's blog:
Join me in welcoming Joe Cosentino to my blog with his newest audiobook, Drama Cruise, Book 3 in the Nicky and Noah Mystery Series, and an informative interview!

Language: English
Cover Art: Denny Minonne
Cover Design: Inkspiral Design
Time: 6 hours
Release date: August 10, 2017



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Published on August 19, 2017 21:00 • 9 views
Pat Hatt Pat Hatt's blog:
The cat will chow down on anything at all. Including tacks at our hall. Hey, it was there to chew. Cassie tried one too. Pat made me spit it out though. Now I just eat things that make me go.

Canela Kitchen Odds Come A Hitchin'
Glory Dear is back.In cooking she doesn't lack.She takes pics of stu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 03:00 • 9 views
Lorena Lupu Lorena Lupu's blog:
Tot dau pe reţele sociale, on and off, de shareuri la articolele lui Bogdan Stoica. Tipul nu scrie rău, are haz, are şi multe teme cu care sunt de acord. Totul până când ajunge la subiectul femei. Atunci se transformă într-un animal libidinos, incapabil pur şi simplu să vadă altceva decât bucata... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 02:58 • 9 views
Gina Briganti Gina Briganti's blog:

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If you would like to start with Installment #1, click here and away you go, into The Dreaming.


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Chapter 2


Jenny looked over the offerings on the kitchen counter.  She was only slightly hungry but the vegetarian mushroom stroganoff her mom was working on was delicious enough to te...

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Published on August 19, 2017 14:55 • 9 views
Vicky Kaseorg Vicky Kaseorg's blog:

The little boy in the video above is 7 years old. He came with his mom, one of our wonderful new Cites4Life volunteers on the sidewalks of the busy abortion center. She told me that when they arrived, he asked his mom if she was here to work with patients. He could not understand why she was stan... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 04:29 • 9 views
ميشيل حنا ميشيل حنا's blog:

إلى أين تذهب الأشجار؟الصورة الأولى 2013الصورة الثانية 2017


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Published on August 19, 2017 06:37 • 1 view
Garry Rodgers Garry Rodgers's blog:
Great stories—well told—really change the world. No one understands this better than Jerry B. Jenkins. Over 40 years, he’s authored story art. Jerry Jenkins’ messages have life-shifted millions because he speaks the truth—in fact and in fiction. An insatiable learner, Jerry’s passion for prose as... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 07:54 • 1 view
Valerie J. Clarizio Valerie J. Clarizio's blog:

Remember that Stories of Sun, Sand and Sea (SSS) beach anthology I was a part of a while back?  Well, we’re at it again, but this time we’re brining our beach stories to the winter season.  Yep, we’re working on a new set of beach stories for you to enjoy.  The new set is called Stories of Sun, S...

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Published on August 19, 2017 06:15 • 9 views
Julie R. Dargis Julie R. Dargis's blog:

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There is a field of energy around us that is like a netting. It includes the memories of all of our lives. Our astral bodies, one of our subtle bodies, travel upon this netting, grasping at and tangling ourselves up in the emotional fields around us.


Within our minds, language has th...

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Published on August 19, 2017 03:33 • 9 views
Tia Setiawati Tia Setiawati's blog:
Jangan PDKT kalau cuma mau dekat. PDKT harus saat siap menikahi, @coolgus
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Published on August 19, 2017 01:36 • 8 views
Zach Weinersmith Zach Weinersmith's blog:
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Click here to go see the bonus panel!

Hovertext:
As in 'Ic hyeefed yow thes quilte.'

New comic!
Today's News:
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Published on August 19, 2017 08:15 • 9 views
Jessica Lemmon Jessica Lemmon's blog:

*originally posted in the August 2017 Lemmon 15 newsletter



Q & A
I had several good Q’s, so instead of picking,

I’m doing a flash round. Let’s get to it.
 

Which book took you the longest to write?

Rescuing the Bad Boy. It was my first “real” attempt at writing a book from scratch and has had s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 05:00 • 9 views
Brad Craft Brad Craft's blog:

From Mrs. Bridge, by Evan S. Connell

IF

"If she bought a book it was almost always one of three things: a best-seller she had heard about or seen advertised, a self-improvement book, or a book by a Kansas City author no matter what it was about."

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Published on August 20, 2017 00:04 • 9 views
Becky Lower Becky Lower's blog:
We authors know not every manuscript is created equal. Sometimes the big Aha moment hits you like a ton of bricks and your fingers itch for paper and pen before you forget your brilliance. Sometimes you create an outline and follow it in a linear fashion from start to finish, rarely getting sidet... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 21:30 • 8 views
Joe Bonomo Joe Bonomo's blog:
Rachel Nagy (left) and Mary RamirezThe Detroit Cobras delivered the goods at Brauer House in suburban Lombard last night, their patented sloppy and tipsy strut through obscure, bad ass rock and roll songs well received by the sizable crowd. It's well known that you roll the dice when you see the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 11:54 • 9 views
H.K. Carlton H.K. Carlton's blog:


A Touch of FlameFlame Series 5By Caris Roane

Caris is giving away A Purple PNR bracelet (International Winner Receives Gift Card), A $25 Amazon Gift Card, A $15 Amazon Gift Card. to randomly drawn winners via rafflecopter during the tour. Please use the RaffleCopter below to enter. Remember you... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 19, 2017 21:00 • 9 views
Christopher L. Webber Christopher L. Webber's blog:

A sermon preached at the Church of the Incarnation, San Francisco, on August 20, 2017, by Christopher L. Webber.


NOTE:�� This sermon supposes St. Paul writing letters to American DearFriendscities.�� Those letters have been written and published in “Dear Friends:�� Letters of St. Paul to American Christia...

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Published on August 19, 2017 16:36 • 1 view
Liesel K. Hill Liesel K. Hill's blog:
Good morning! Today is a very important day. No, I'm not referring to National Raspberry Tart Day. (Although that's important too. I don't think I have a tart pan, but I'm totally making a raspberry pie for after dinner tonight. Yum! ;D)What I meant was…
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Published on August 11, 2017 06:00 • 8 views
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