Dec 30, 2017
"that glamour of mystery and of experience" [VALL]
Generations of Sherlockians are the beneficiaries of the poems penned by Helene Yuhasova. Yet this enigmatic individual has remained something of a legendary, even ethereal presence in the history of the Baker Street Irregulars.
Who was Helene Yuhas(ova)? And were...
Dec 15, 2017
"Beacons of the future!" [NAVA]
Sherlock Holmes appreciated education. He admired the "[c]apsules with hundreds of bright little seeds in each" as he and Watson passed by the board-schools on the way out to Briarbrae in "The Naval Treaty." And he famously said, "Education never ends. It is a series of lessons with the...