Morning Bites: Heart of Darkness opera, Novel Writing Month, River Phoenix, Groucho & T.S., and much more

Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness to debut as an opera.

  • Emma Straub writes about the death of River Phoenix and the effect it had on her for Rookie.
  • Stream the Beach Boys SMiLE sessions.
  • Revisiting Slayer’s Regin in Blood 25 years after it was released.
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