Massachusetts Inst. of Technology
Push, Slide, and Repeat
We know you lead a busy life, full of activities, many of which are required of you. Tell us about something you do simply for the pleasure of it. (100 words or fewer)
Living between a large hill and the flat space of an empty parking lot makes for the perfect skateboarding terrain, temporarily gifting me with wings as I fly down the incline without a helmet, falling into the soothing rhythm of push, slide, push, slide.
I take a deep breath, absorbing fresh air and a panorama of my surroundings, usually a glowing yellow-orange but occasionally a deep blue-black.
Sometimes I watch the sun rise with the early birds, feeling both small and powerful to be the only one observing nature’s wake-up call.
Everything’s going to be okay.
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 1461 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 10413 literature essays, 2634 sample college application essays, 532 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.
Already a member? Log in