TT 64: Rex Stout/Ennio Morricone
|ETHAN IVERSON||Jul 7|
As the quarantine progresses, I’m trying to work on various things I’d never get around to doing otherwise. The first of this “got nothin’ but time” series is up, a long and detailed look at the mystery novels featuring Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin written by Rex Stout. I love these books, they are natural topic for a DTM overview, yet Wolfe and Archie are also so popular that I didn’t know if I could find anything new to say. Rather to my surprise, 14,000 words materialized with ease.
RIP Ennio Morricone. For my socials I did a quick version of the theme from The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. A storm tore through Brooklyn yesterday, so I opened the windows and zoomed out hoping it would thunder while I was playing -- but I missed Mother Nature's fierce opening salvo, drat! Well, if you put on headphones you can hear the rain….