Author Archives: elinexplores

About elinexplores

I am Eline Farideh, sometimes I am Eline and most of the time Farideh too . Always writing from both views. ElinExplores and I will FInd Farideh in the meantime. Iranian Dutch. Persian Soul in Dutch Life. Flying down to earth. With love and light. For you.. and I.

Hoe belangrijk zijn je ouders voor je identiteit?

Kreeg laatst een verzoek om een stukje te schrijven over identiteit voor een magazine. Dit is niet geplaatst echter vond ik het wel de moeite waard om het te delen. Zelf ben ik geadopteerd en heb twee paar ouders; ouders … Continue reading

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Poem

Love is a feeling as the mother kisses her baby goodbye, thinking to never return to her again in order to survive she whispers prayers to the angels above and wishes they follow her songs in life Love is a … Continue reading

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Workshop with Mahsa Vahdat

Summer 2018 I got introduced to ‘Silent Song’ of Mahsa Vahdat and Mighty Sam McClain. When I am touched by someone’s voice I can listen to the song over and over again for some period of time. I immediately googled … Continue reading

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Iranian Film Festival Zurich 2020

If you love Iranian cinema please check out the website of the Iranian Film Festival Zurich 2020! As they will screen their films online for free, you only have to register. This is their website, click here. On May 28th … Continue reading

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Video of Q and A at Edinburgh Iranian Festival

When I receive video’s of film festivals or the Q&A’s and it takes some time (days or weeks even) to actually watch and finish the video when it is a video of myself.. So here is a 6 minute video … Continue reading

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Poetry by Farideh

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Edinburgh Iranian Festival 2020

Just before the travel ban due to the Corona virus, I was still able to travel to Edinburgh Scotland for the screening and Q&A of Finding Farideh at the Edinburgh Iranian Festival 2020. It was an incredible special weekend, meeting … Continue reading

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