Recent posts by Sara Mosavi
May 1st 2013
In the days when a functional phone was all we had, getting from A to B could be quite a burdensome task. It might have involved printing a map, checking transport routes before leaving the house, and having to rely on the kindness of strangers for directions. Now my Android smartphone has figured out where I live, where I work and where my friends live. Depending on the time of day and my location, it will give me an ETA to where I'm likely to travel. A simple search for a new drinking hole on my laptop will tell my phone to have travel instructions at the ready.
March 20th 2013
The goldfish is swimming happily in the fishbowl. The smell of hyacinth is inebriating. And every biscuit tin in the house is overflowing with nana-made goodies. Every year, in the third week of March, Iranian families around the world get together and celebrate Noruz ("New Day"), welcoming in the New Year.