Exercise Wednesday: The island and the chalkboard
I can’t confirm this, and my Google search was fruitless, but I’ve heard that one interview at a large company in the Silicon Valley consists of a simple question and your answer. You’re on an island and you have a piece of chalk and a blackboard. What do you do?
That’s the question. That’s the prompt for your character.
He or she is on an island, and has a piece of chalk and a chalkboard–what do they do?
No clarifications. No assumptions. No picture with this prompt to guide you. As the old Levi’s commercial says, “It’s wiiiiiiiiiide open.”
Time limit: 30 minutes