WaterBoy

Look at that smile.  Motherhood. This is why we do it.  Driving to practices 3X a week. Sitting in a crowded, hot & stuffy chlorine filled room for several hours on a weekend. 

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Crystal Ahmadi
50 Years Later

Becoming a mother completely changed my interest and obligations to understanding and fighting against inequality and participating in civil protest.

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Crystal Ahmadi
Poetry Rituals

Last week was my birthday. At my birthday dinner my 7 year old son announced, “I think everyone in our family should do something new everyday after their birthday.”

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Crystal Ahmadi
Business Lady

Admittedly, I don’t feel quite as guilty as I used to.  My daughter is almost 5 now.  But when she was younger, I felt guilty everyday I went to work. 

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Crystal Ahmadi
The Power of Style

 “For too long, women have been made to feel like their interests, their strengths, are less than – less serious, less important. Over time that becomes internalised. I get it. It’s hard to shake off the conditioning. But the reality here is that there is significant power in style – AS EVIDENCED BY THE EXISTENCE OF THIS LIST.”

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