In 1991, Sally Field starred in the film Not Without My Daughter: The Story of Betty Mahmoody, which was based on the real-life tale of a woman's escape from Iran with her daughter in the '80s. Twenty-five years later, I speak with that daughter, Mahtob Mahmoody. I found her clear-eyed, serene and a real survivor. Here is the story, teased on Who.com here.
Pop Culture Stories, Thoughts and Press Releases
It's hard to keep up with the world of pop culture, moreso now that I am working full-time again, but here is my page for current articles and reporting, random thoughts on TV, music, movies, etc., AND an occasional repository for all the fun press releases I get. However, the best thing is to check the WHO Magazine website, WHO Instagram account and WHO Facebook Page to see what things the magazine is covering — you'll usually find something I've worked on there!