Disclaimer: This post is to document my interview experience at Recurse Center (formerly known as Hacker School) for the benefit of other candidates. Please be aware that a lot might have changed in their process (since I applied at least 5 years back as of this writing). All content produced in this post is purely … More My interview experience at Recurse Center
The shine was impeccable! Seated royal across the pane, it shone in pure glory. I envisioned it adorned gracefully on my finger – the ring, I knew Steve would never be able to afford for me. I would look at it with expectant eyes, every time I happened to pass by it. Steve and I married … More The love that is!
“It was the 6th day of the week, Saturday. Shikha woke up at 6 am, a little early than usual. She put on her shoes, and stepped out for her morning walk. The meadow glowed under its morning warmth, and the cock clucked – ‘Cock-a-doo00-dooooo‘. She stopped by at the milkman, who was on his … More Why I no longer maintain a to-do list!
“May I?”, he asked, lending his hand. Slightly taken aback, she hesitated for a moment, before giving in. The rhythmic flow of the steps, took them to the glorious memories of the past. How he first taught her to dance. The endless nights, they spent talking about everything and nothing. Memories flashed. A thousand words were … More The last dance
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For the fifth time today, she walked downstairs, looking for him. She looked through every shelf and drawer, hoping to find some evidence for his existence. She looked through every file and folder. Read every word in her diary. She could find nothing about him. Although she remembered almost nothing after the terrible disease took upon … More His existence
I woke up to pack my stuffs, get my boots on, and decide to go rock climbing! When I reached the place, I saw kids climbing the rocks. They did it with so much of ease, I thought to myself ‘this one’s gonna be really fun and easy!’ Being the first time, I was instructed … More Reflections from Rock Climbing
Seated under a tree, she held the book, as if hiding her face. Overflowing with emotions, she wiped those drops. The intense pain and longing for her beloved had torn her apart. She spread her sheet, and laid down. Looking upwards, she saw the huge tree above her. Every tiny leaf merrily danced over the tunes of the wind. … More The reunion
On a cold winter day, she set her feet outside. A cloud passed above her, and a dream was born, inside of her. Around the clock of time, the storm blew, rains poured, and the sun shined, gazing at her. Poor little, who imagined the clouds to be real, was fooled yet again, in … More Circle of desire
As the star embarked her journey, she saw the beautiful moon. When the star spoke, the moon smiled; When the star laughed, the moon smiled again. But, in her silence, lied her beauty, in her few words, lied her charm. Although, Time has come, to bid goodbye, the heart of the star, forever … More Presence of a silent friend