A Three Pipe Imagination

The toughest mysteries for the great fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes, required three pipe sessions.  This didn’t mean that three pipes were employed. No, only one pipe was held by Holmes, but it did have to be filled three times with his favorite brand of tobacco. Puffing away allowed Holmes to …

The Naps of Thomas Edison

“To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.” Edison worked his tail off every day searching for market-worthy inventions. One of the areas of his research included how to maximize his productivity and his thinking. One way to accomplish both was to nap: “I enjoy working …