Tag Archives: problem-solving

Blocking the Action

Writer’s Block is the invention of a scribe who couldn’t turn an assignment in on time, who had too many other things on his mind (yeah it was a man who invented the cop-out, go figure), or was just plain lazy. Well, maybe not. Maybe being blocked is real. Maybe. But there are ways around […]

Inspiration Given Form

There is something truly inspirational about a hardware store. Wander down the aisles of any good hardware store and marvel at the vast array of objects, each specifically designed to solve a particular problem and yet infinitely repurposable. What makes this particular 7 mm bolt different than that one? What problem was the designer trying […]