September 1, 2020

August 2020

Dear friends and family, Please take a moment to look at the picture of my first school. This ordinary building was a place that shaped important years of my life and what is interesting is that it is our view from the window of the…
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August 6, 2020

July 2020

Dear friends and family, It is now almost a few minutes past midnight and I’m writing to you for our monthly update. What is up? How are you? It’s absolutely amazing to read your responses to these letters: so many challenges and so many opportunities. …
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July 3, 2020

Jun 2020

Dear Friends and Family, This email is the 20th monthly letter that I’ve sent (go to the archive). In the beginning, it was a simple monthly update. But now, I feel there is more. With each month passing, I look forward to writing this letter as…
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June 2, 2020

May 2020

Dear friends and family, It’s June 3rd, and I just found half an hour to sit and write to you last month’s newsletter. Why? Because it finally happened and “Shahou” has been born. He is now 20 days old (2 days in the picture) and…
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May 1, 2020

April 2020

Dear friends and family, I hope you and yours are staying safe and healthy. How digital life treats you? I’m adopting it! I. mean this is what we are supposed to be good at as human beings, right? Adopting.  With the COVID-19 situation and our baby…
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March 30, 2020

March 2020

Dear friends and family, I hope you and yours are staying safe and healthy. I never thought #quarantine be a trend on social media, but it is now. In fact, there are many things that we didn’t expect: working remotely to become the new routine,…
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March 1, 2020

February 2020

Dear friends and family, How are you? With the COVID-19 spreading, we are now practicing to work remotely. The first one in my network pushing the remote work was my wife, Nassim, who made her music teachers at the Elham Music Institute to organize their classes for…
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January 31, 2020

January 2020

Dear friends and family, I started this newsletter series to provide a frequent answer to the recurring question of "What's up?". It was at the Zi-tel breakfast that I asked Hamed, Jahan, and Mohammadreza the same question: What is up? Everyone was in shock. Didn't you hear?…
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December 30, 2019

December 2019

Dear friends and family, Let me start by saying happy holidays to those who celebrate Gregorian calendar and HAPPY NEW YEAR 2020 TO YOU ALL. This GIF (<—-) shows my wish for you along with a thousand good wishes for your loved ones! Did you know…
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November 30, 2019

November 2019

Dear friends and family, How are you? I hope this email finds you in great peace and well-being. When I think of the past month, I can not think of a more significant event than Iran’s internet shutdown. A day after it took place and…
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October 30, 2019

October 2019

Dear friends and family, What a month, October was. My trip to Toronto turned into a huge opportunity to meet bright-minded human beings, old friends and eventually enjoying a get-away vacation that one can never forget. And then, back to all the amazing projects, we are following…
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September 30, 2019

September 2019

Dear friends and family, I know, I know. You should have received this email yesterday on October 1st as usual. But I have been super busy wrapping up last second works to be able to leave Tehran for a good 20 days. The picture you…
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