I consider one of my chief failings in life to be how many similarities I (sub)consciously trace between my own portrait-of-the-knowledge-worker-as-a-young-man and Sherlock Holmes…but that will not stop me from using those personalities in this pseudo-psychological comparison.
What pieces of what you’d like to do can you be doing today? If there aren’t any, you might need to re-configure your expectations of the future. Can you cut out something silly to get 10x more of something important? I’m wildly fascinated with the way Sherlock is portrayed *between* solving cases; let’s take a look.