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Writers Against Racism: Hearts Go Out To Young Programmer

I’ve been following this heartbreaking story first seen by Todd Bishop from GeekWire. He writes about a young Pakistani girl whose extraordinary programming skills far surpassed her years. Now, she is fighting for her life. “Computer programming prodigy Arfa Karim Randhawa, a 16-year-old girl from Pakistan who seven years ago became the youngest Microsoft Certified Professional in the world, is on life support after suffering an epileptic attack, according to a newspaper report out of the country.” (Remembering Arfa: Seizure threatens life of 16-year-old computer prodigy by Todd Bishop)

We’re pulling for you, Arfa!