After finishing up the speaking notes and content on paper, it is time to be working on the actual slides for #WCNashik Presentation app being used is 'Spice Up' by Philip Scott
Working on slides for #wcnashik. Trying out actually writing stuff on paper; truly rewarding and surprisingly helpful.
Hello, I'm Gaurav Pareek.
Imagineer ∙ Free Software Advocate ∙ Geek
I make beautiful and functional web things, and help people and businesses leverage free/open source software. I sometimes like to write poetry, make pretty graphics, and sing some pretty badass numbers at the top of my voice.
Courage is not the absence of fear. It's being afraid and doing what you have to do anyway.The third Doctor
Welcome to my new blog. Okay, this is not a new blog, but an old blog with a new .blog. Interesting, right 😀 I finally got my hands on a domain worth using(thank you Automattic :D), so this blog is now available on gaurav.blog. Cool, right. .blog is a new tld, and you can get [...]
…do like Romans do. Time and again, someone is going to give you this advice, and most people don't think of it as a big deal. In fact, this might be one of the most common advices flying around, and one of the most common advice to be completely ignored by people who have achieved [...]
If you only do what you can do, you will never be better than what you are. Master Shifu
This poem has been moved from my old blog. I wrote it maybe 6-7 years ago, when I used to be in the existentialistic teen-age. 🙂 Enjoy, maybe.. Take my life Or give me a reason to live For all these years I’ve lived are like stones in a lake Sinking as they touch Take [...]
Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the western spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun. Orbiting this at a distance of roughly ninety-two million miles is an utterly insignificant little blue green planet whose ape-descended life forms are so amazingly primitive that they still think digital [...]
People are posting pictures, writing stuff on twitter and Facebook, and digging out old photos of their fathers; all the while I'm waiting for these few hours in a depressing train coach to pass, so I can go see him. When I think about Fathers' day, I find it a bit weird. To those who [...]