I’ve been meaning to post links to these blogs for a while:
- A Gay Girl in Damascus
What it says on the tin. Amina lived in the US for several years, and then moved back to Syria a while ago. I found her blog a few days ago thanks to a link from a coworker — around the same time the secret police started looking for her and she went underground. So far she’s still posting.
- Egyptian Chronicles
A fascinating firsthand account of the revolution and the early days of the new Egypt