PS: As far as I’m aware, there’s no documented historical rivalry between Salieri and Mozart. It seems to be only historical fiction. But it’s so well presented in the movie that I wanted to use it to get the point across :)
PPS: I’m slowing down with these letters. Since they already stopped being weekly, I might make them bi-weekly. It consumes surprisingly a lot of time to write up something that makes sense, even if I still keep them experimental. And other life priorities get in the way.
PPPS: I also decided to start publishing these on Medium. Let’s see what happens. If you don’t follow me there yet, please consider doing so, and let’s stay in touch if you publish there as well :)
PPPPS: I really enjoyed this tweet from Tobias van Schneider, a person I would consider very successful.