After the Dust Settles: Mary Wickes Week Wrap-Up and a Special Announcement!

After the Dust Settles: Mary Wickes Week Wrap-Up and a Special Announcement!
Actress Mary Wickes (R) as a dance instructor, talking w. actress Lucille Ball, who is stuck in ballet barre in scene tv series I Love Lucy.. (Photo by Loomis Dean//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Thank you to everyone who read my blogs during Mary Wickes Week! This was one of the most pleasureful writing experiments I've every done and I'm so happy that I've got such positive feedback from it all!

You can consider this blog entry a "table of contents" for the project, for those of you who wish to read or re-read blogs from my week with the cantankerous, brilliant actress:

(#1): Introduction and Biography of Mary

(#2): "and on to the next performance" - The Letters of Bette Davis to Mary

(#3): "My dear, dear Mary" - Letters from Broadway Royalty: Angela Lansbury, Ethel Merman, Richard Rodgers,  and Rosalind Russell

(#4): Letters from Mary's Famous Friends, including Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Irving Berlin, Richard Nixon, and many more!

(#5): Mary, The Visiting Nurses Association, and The Television Pilot That Never Was

(#6): Mary and Lucille Ball - Treasures from a friendship with TV's favorite redhead

(#7): Mary Meets Walt Disney and My Nostalgic Connection to Miss Mary Wickes


I also have a very SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: 

After a bit of musing on the subject, I've decided to create a Patreon account!

For those who don't know, Patreon is a way for people to donate each month to help me continue to write, and podcast, and sing! As much as I love these things, they take a plethora of time and effort to do well and, as they say, time is money!

You can follow this link to learn more about Patreon and visit my page to make any size donation you wish!

(Again, this is completely voluntary on your part, but it would be much appreciated!)


**I thank you for spending the entire week with me to celebrate the life and times of character actress Mary Wickes!**

I invite you to visit my new website, StevenKrage.com! I'm very proud of my new creation and would love to hear your feedback about it.

And  the newest episode of my podcast, The Objectivist and The Vegan, has been uploaded to SoundCloud

In this episode, Steven and Jack debate the good and the bad of the 1990s. Dating advice and potential pitfalls also get the glamorous verbal lashing of Mr. Krage and Mr. Bower! Click the orange play button below to enter our nutty world:

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