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Lana's Latest Blogs

Apr.24.2012 - 5:25 pm
  Some of you know that I like to make lunchboxes. I've been doing this for years, and for years I've had this idea of The Superhero Lunchbox. The idea sprung from the whole...
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Feb.03.2012 - 3:45 pm
  A couple of nights ago, I received a phone call from an old friend...a woman who's been a school teacher in the public school system for over 20 yrs. As soon as I heard the...
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Nov.08.2011 - 9:50 am
My blogging over the years has been a bit of verbal jambalaya. I'm just as interested in the human condition as I am in the week's tv listings. I might blog one day about human...
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Aug.21.2011 - 10:59 am
A friend recently told me how much she hated Sundays when she was a child. They were long, drawn-out days of nothingness, she said, and she couldn't have imagined a time when she...
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Reviews I've Written

Changing Shoes
15.Oct.2010
Lana Nieves reviews
I really enjoyed Tina Sloan's book - it's full of humor, practical wisdom, great stories and some juicy tidbits that any fan of Ms. Sloan's work in television and on the big...

Comments from Lana

Feb.14.2013 - 10:33 pm
In response to: Wild Oats
Thanks for reading, Sue. Glad you enjoyed it. I'm not sure my grandfather ever forgave my dad for taking his little...
Feb.14.2013 - 10:33 pm
In response to: Wild Oats
Thanks for reading, Sue. Glad you enjoyed it. I'm not sure my grandfather ever forgave my dad for taking his little...
Sep.26.2011 - 11:47 pm
In response to: My Daughter, Chaz Bono, and What Keith Ablow is Really Afraid Of
The thing about Chaz is that he never asked to be in the limelight. That's where he ended up as a baby, when he was a...
Sep.14.2011 - 2:40 pm
In response to: counting down...
What it boils down to, for me, is the shift from stories and characters that viewers could relate to and form real...
Jul.07.2011 - 10:47 am
In response to: soap opera’s ultimate legacy...
I often point to the genre's important role in social change, and I make no apology for that. Stories are important,...