Allow Us To Explain
I’ll be the first to admit that some of my most beloved detective characters were played by Humphrey Bogart. And even that’s probably rooted in my Raymond Chandler-Dashiell Hammett fanaticism. I have, however, been heavily influenced by a series of detective dames over the course of my life.
Dominating their surroundings in a variety of different ways, these women crack the case, every time. Let’s take a look at a few of my favorite ‘chick dicks’…
(Image copyright Peerayot.)
Lydia Mondy is a freelance writer with a penchant for Barbara Stanwyck movies, classical music being played at 78rpm and dressing up in a variety of goofy costumes before heading out in public. These things actually keep her pretty busy.