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Reza Mashayekhi

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in Tehran, Iran
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James Joice, Ernest Hemingway, Sadegh Hedayat.

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August 2011


Reza Mashayekhi in his own words:

I was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. After high-school, I first attended the American University of Beirut, and later the University of Michigan, where I received my aerospace engineering degree.

I have been a consulting engineer here in San Diego, but my true passion now is writing and directing. The fact is, I’m sometimes frustrated by the practical limitations of engineering. I therefore use fiction as a far less constrained medium of expression to help me give life to my thoughts and far-reaching imagination. I am presently working on a script for a movie based on some of the short stories I have written.

My writings are mostly inspired by true events. Some of these have actually happened to me, but most
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English Idioms and Expressions for Everyone, Yes, Even You! by Reza Mashayekhi
"Fun and helpful book of idioms, explaining the meaning of the common, and not so common, American phrases, puns and play on words. Idioms listed alphabetically, and clearly explained with idiom used in example sentences to further show meaning.

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English Idioms and Expressions for Everyone, Yes, Even You! by Reza Mashayekhi
"This was a pretty nice way to find out a lot of idiom meanings. Some of them were not exact with what I know, but that's okay. I grew up in Michigan and wouldn't have it any other way!
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