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Acceptance and Ali

I think of Ali every now and then. We didn’t become friends until the middle of my senior year in high school. He was different in so many ways. 680 more words

Spiritual Principles

A Sci-Fi Movie to Rescue Hostages

November 1979. Gunshots banged through the streets of Tehran. Mark Lijek, sat at his working desk at the U.S. Embassy, did not bat an eyelid. It had been several days that demonstrations had been undergoing outside the gates, rioters gathering under an anti-Western banner, shouting… 1,935 more words


Book Review: It Ain't So Awful, Falafel

With the new school year approaching, I recommend reading It Ain’t So Awful Falafel, by Firoozeh Dumas.

Zomorod Yousefzadeh is the new kid on the block… 196 more words