Engineering Myself

Akshay Gajria
Published in
16 min readFeb 27, 2024


An individual is a process: complex, tightly integrated.

— Carlo Rovelli¹

(Content Warning: Self-Harm)


Time finds a way of making its presence felt. I’ll advice against having an old clock with gears in your writing space. It ticks and tocks loud enough — especially loud in the silence of the page —…