Author: Wendy

August 9, 2019 / / The Wendy Variety Podcast

Host: Wendy Fink
Guest: Chris Fink

Hello, and welcome back to The Wendy Variety Podcast after a much-needed break. Wendy brings her husband, Chris, onto the show to give you some real talk about depression, hope, egg retrieval, egg fertilization, cryopreservation, and preparing both physically and mentally for IVF after 7 IUI attempts. Be sure to check out Episode 5: Green Eggs & Sperm as well as Episode 7: IUI x7 for similar content.

May 6, 2019 / / Loving Landis



Content Warnings: murder and suicide

It’s a well-known fact that some of the best writers include personal details of their life. However, most writers are tactful and subtle… Landis Allen Casner was not.

Wendy brings in Steph Jurusz, a published essayist with a master’s in non-fiction writing, to analyze Landis’s fiction writings. Together, they uncover facts relating to the murder-suicide that occurred on May 21st, 2012 in Tempe, Arizona.

April 21, 2019 / / The Wendy Variety Podcast

Host: Wendy Fink
Guest: Mickey Terreault

Wendy calls up her fellow colleague-in-leadership, Mickey, to discuss two things they have in common: their passion for people management, and how they earned their way into these positions without college degrees.

April 8, 2019 / / Loving Landis

Host: Wendy Fink
Guest: Steph Jurusz
Content Warning: Chris Fink
Sting: “Yessum” by Jingle Punks
Editor: Wendy Fink

Content Warnings: murder and suicide

Could anything in Landis Casner’s childhood, teen, and young adult years have helped us predict the eventual murder-suicide on May 21st, 2012?

Wendy brings in Steph Jurusz, a published essayist with a master’s in non-fiction writing, to analyze the final half of Wendy’s interview with the murderer’s mother as told to us in Episode 4 of Loving Landis.

March 24, 2019 / / The Wendy Variety Podcast

Host: Wendy Fink
Guests: Andria Cerrone, Kayla Rochelle Rehus
Edited by Wendy Fink and Chris Fink

Wendy brings her friends Andria and Kayla, fellow fans of pit bulls, onto the show to discuss their love of the misunderstood dog breed while setting the facts straight about the misconceptions.

March 10, 2019 / / Loving Landis

Content Warnings: murder, suicide

Synopsis:
Southern and McClintock in Tempe, Arizona.
A murder-suicide allegedly over a love triangle.

What type of monster shows up at a guy’s apartment, rings the doorbell, and then kills him on sight before killing himself?

The answer might surprise you.

Format:
This episode goes into the second half of the interview with the murderer’s mother after Wendy details how she first met him.

February 27, 2019 / / The Wendy Variety Podcast

Host: Wendy Fink
Guest: Chris Fink
Edited by Wendy Fink and Chris Fink

Wendy brings her husband, Chris, onto the show to discuss their fertility journey including 7 IUI attempts. Be sure to check out Green Eggs & Sperm (episode 5) for a similar episode.

February 15, 2019 / / The Wendy Variety Podcast

Host:
Wendy Fink

Guests:
Marcus Rayford
Steph Jurusz
Laura Huddleston

For the Valentine’s Day Special of The Wendy Variety Podcast, Wendy Fink and Marcus Rayford start off the episode portraying disgruntled (but sexy) radio hosts who take a call from Steph Jurusz (published essayist, masters in non-fiction writing) who discuss the commercialized BS of the holiday with them.

February 2, 2019 / / Posting Schedule

EPISODE POSTING SCHEDULE

8/8/2019
The Wendy Variety Podcast (E10)
Wendy brings her husband, Chris, onto the show to give you some real talk about depression, hope, egg retrieval, egg fertilization, cryopreservation, and preparing both physically and mentally for IVF after 7 IUI attempts.

August 2019
Loving Landis: A Cautionary Tale of Unrequited Obsession (E7)
Wendy and Steph dissect real emails and instant messages from the murderer.

September 2019
The Wendy Variety Podcast (E11)

September 2019
Loving Landis: A Cautionary Tale of Unrequited Obsession (E8)
Wendy and Steph dissect an email to “The Girl” from the murder-suicide “love triangle”, as well as the suicide note.

January 14, 2019 / / Loving Landis

Notes:
Content warnings include both murder and suicide.

Format:
This episode features a sound effects re-enactment with a news piece, and an interview with the murderer’s mother.

Synopsis:
Southern and McClintock in Tempe, Arizona.
A murder-suicide allegedly over a love triangle.