Author Archives: Wendy Lane

Season’s Greetings!

            Every Year Rick Jensen and I have a couple of regular holiday gigs, and every year for the past few years we’ve closed our sets with this arrangement of The Star and Do You Hear What I … Continue reading

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What I Really Mean When I Say No

                    Dear Men of America: I was raised to be a “good girl”, a kind and thoughtful person who expressed herself genteelly and never ever raised her voice in public. This … Continue reading

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Every Outfit Tells a Story

            I’m not a fashion blogger, and I really have no desire to be one. This is not to say that I don’t enjoy and respect fashion bloggers. There are many I read every day, … Continue reading

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It’s all a Stage

          Whenever my teenage self committed any sort of infraction from coming home late to getting upset over something trivial, my step-father would say “life is not a series of one act plays”. He thought this … Continue reading

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The Music & the Movie: Chef

      I don’t watch as many movies as I would like. It seems there’s always an excellent excuse – I need the proper time to really give it the attention it deserves – I must finish this absorbing … Continue reading

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I’m Still Wearing Your Name

                Yesterday I unfriended someone. This isn’t something I do a lot. I don’t require all my friends (real or virtual) to believe or think exactly like me. If I did I’d be … Continue reading

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Goodbye My Friend

      This is tough…This is not the post I planned to write today, in fact, it’s not a post I ever imagined having to write. How do you write a post to say goodbye to someone you never … Continue reading

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Sing! With Us

        Having made my quinquennial pilgrimage to the pool I have packed away my swimsuit, ankle length sarong, long sleeved tee, giant hat and the vat of industrial strength sunscreen  and returned to work. Next up is a … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

          Busy! Busy! Busy! That has been the theme for the last month. I finally have a moment or two to breathe, and contemplate what’s next. While I’m doing that you can pop over to Little … Continue reading

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Icons & Influences: Dixie on My Mind

        Everything I know about being a woman I learned from Julia Sugarbaker. Well, first my mother, but after her, Julia Sugarbaker, as embodied by Dixie Carter, was my most formative influence. In fact, as I look … Continue reading

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