Rowan Storm is a musician who fell in love with Persian music and art many years ago. She took a three-month trip to Tehran last year. She traveled to many cities in Iran freely and had a wonderful time there. She speaks, read and write Farsi, the Persian language. You can visit her web log and read her stories by visiting the link below:
I see her once in a while. She plays and teaches Daf, a kind of Persian Drum.
There is another American lady named Laurie Blum. She also spent some time in Tehran and Shiraz. Laurie is an American painter lady who has visited Iran several times. You can read more about her and her works by visiting the link below: