My third year of college was marked by anxiety and dissatisfaction, both personally and academically. It seemed to me that whenever one of these aspects of my life was going smoothly, the other was disastrous. I had reached a point where I didn’t think I could handle any situation that could be defined as uncertain.
So you may imagine that I was less than thrilled when my dad announced that we were taking a family trip to Iran for the summer.
Though I have always been appreciative of my unique culture, many of you may know that the true Iran is overshadowed today by an unjust and extreme government. The Iranian society, as a whole, is in a constant state of struggle