Also by Ahmad
April 20, 2010
Drinking Coffee In Tehran's 'Islands Of Forgetfulness'
February 18, 2010
Letter From Tehran: The Artist's Dilemma
September 07, 2009
How To Get Ahead In Iranian Advertising
August 25, 2009
The Fears Of An Iranian Bank Clerk
The taxi that takes me to work every morning was late. Trying to avoid the darting beams of the morning sun, I snuggled under a sycamore tree. It reminded me of a European friend of mine who visited Iran in August 2000 and who insisted on walking in the sun and avoiding the shade.
July 31, 2009
Eyewitness: Fighting To Mourn For Neda
July 26, 2009
'Confrontation Is Almost Inevitable'
July 18, 2009
Tehran Letter: 'It Is A Gut Feeling That All Of Us Have'
July 10, 2009
Inside An Iranian Protest
July 09, 2009
Looking For Signs And Prophets
Everything here is still topsy-turvy. I never imagined I would watch and listen to the Friday Prayer sermon by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, call Rafsanjani the "last hope," listen and enjoy speeches by Hadi Ghaffari, who was one of the most radical clerics during the revolution and now has turned his attacks on the supreme leader.