We sometimes get bitten by the “in the zone” bug consciously or subconsciously. For us in Pragtech, it is a mental state and an actual pursuit. It is when we are fully immersed in what we are doing whether the person is a developer or a writer.
Being in the zone is a form wherein our logical and creative brain juices keep flowing enabling us to do best at work and reach the peak of our performance.
Here’s a snippet in the life of our only female developer, how she gets in the zone, annoys her seatmate, refuels herself with food and deals with her blockers which we are sure anyone can relate to.