Author Archives: Mary Wells

Where Mary Wells Finds the Best ‘Teeny Weeny Chocolate Bits’

Ah, chocolate, not one of my failings. The only chocolate I love is the teeny, weeny chocolate bits in chocolate chip ice cream or in straciatella ice cream – which I unfortunately adore. As you know I get around and I do know where to get great chocolate chip ice cream and the best straciatella.

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Mary Wells on What Ellen Brings to ‘Idol’

Ellen DeGeneres will bring some class to “American Idol.”

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The ‘Me’ Years, by Mary Wells

The ’60s and early ’70s were about me to me. I started my business in 1966 and I was my own bubble. Oh it was fun.

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Mary Wells on a ‘Non-Issue’ Between Men and Women

When I met him, my husband was older than me and a huge success and admired and paid well with money he knew what to do with. I was happy under his wing, learning what he taught me. I caught up with him and then for a long time I was the moneymaker. By that […]

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Does Mary Wells Have the Same ‘Right Stuff’ as Miep Gies?

Like most of us I have had terrifying moments in my life. But I never had terrifying choices to make. There were no choices. Life had to be faced. It is choosing to be brave that I don’t know. As Candy and Liz said, I know that instinctively I would give my life to save […]

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Mary Wells on FDR

FDR. However, it was easier then. We didn’t have the entire world in our face then and were not as informed or as frightened or as angry – or as expectant.

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Mary Wells Brings the Spa Home

I had a serious accident that makes a lot of spa sweetness a no-no for me. The lovely spa treatments that do not require much I can do at home so I haven’t learned enough about the many, many spas around the world now. I must say that some of my friends become happy, glowing, […]

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Katrina, Haiti and the Human Lesson, by Mary Wells

Enormous surprise tragedies can’t be planned ahead unless you are a psychic. I think we have to evolve more, become smarter humans to handle surprise tragedies everywhere in a great way.

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Mary Wells: How Art Envelops Us

  There are now many cross mediums crossing art, dance, all forms of music – everything is theater and if the projected television-movies-computer in the air around us, enveloping us, comes true, our lives will be cross mediums.

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Mary Wells Hopes Obama Takes the Edge Off

For me the deficits are like a worldwide terrorist organization working from within. They were not produced by today’s leaders of the world. They have grown steadily over a long period. They can’t be eliminated or seriously reduced quickly by intelligence or prayer or determination or by Obama or the Republicans. They will create nonstop […]

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