Author Archives Zohreh Ghahremani

On Mother’s Day

May 14, 2017  |  Posted by Zohreh Ghahremani
On Mother’s Day

It is Mother’s Day, a day when most children leave everything they are doing and focus on mom. Flowers and gifts are bought, reservations are made, and so many cakes are baked! Some go out for breakfast to a crowded place where it’s hard to enjoy a meaningful conversation, some have to divide their attention […]

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The Light

March 27, 2017  |  Posted by Zohreh Ghahremani
The Light

Like many others, who are fascinated by poetry and mysticism, I am overwhelmed with the world of Rumi. Known to literature as Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, the Persian poet and Sufi is called Mowlana in the Eastern world – our master – while to the West, he is simply Rumi. Years of probing into his […]

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Make This World A better Place

January 27, 2017  |  Posted by Zohreh Ghahremani
  • Make This World A better Place
  • Make This World A better Place

I don’t care what your party, your belief, or your lifestyle may be. All I know is that ever since the last election, most people seem to be going through life like a partially deflated balloon, not strong enough to soar, nor empty enough to stay grounded! Everyone is worried, scared even, and everyone hopes […]

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RESOLUTION

January 1, 2017  |  Posted by Zohreh Ghahremani
RESOLUTION

On the first day of each year, I tend to follow tradition, make a list of new year plans. And every year, like the rest of the world, I fail to keep my promise. Now older and wiser, this time I decided to first research the true meaning of the word ‘resolution.’ To begin my […]

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Now What?

December 27, 2016  |  Posted by Zohreh Ghahremani
Now What?

The Christmas lights outside continue to blink, and the tree seems relieved to have safely delivered all the gifts it had guarded. I brace myself for the time when my children will go back to their busy lives. Soon it will be the New Year, a time to reflect on what is behind us, and […]

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