The First Writing App? #MondayBlog

Writing Helmet


The Isolator is a bizarre helmet invented in 1925 which was used to help increase focus and concentration by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, and limiting their vision to a tiny horizontal slit. The Isolator was invented by Hugo Gernsback, editor of Science and Invention magazine, member of “The American Physical Society,” and one of the pioneers of science fiction

The Isolator

Science and Invention Mag


So! Who wants one?


Images from Pinterest.

2 thoughts on “The First Writing App? #MondayBlog

  1. I would totally freak with that thing on me! Imagine – this was invented in a time when we didn’t have Internet and social media to distract us. Wondering what they were distracted about? Maybe real life stuff. I have no idea what that would be 😉


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