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The first time I saw Sister Wendy on PBS I was shocked to see a nun talking about sex in art I dont remember the name of the painting that she was discussing but I do remember the passionate manner in which she described the explicit scene Her teeth and style of talking caused me to laugh for a few minutes When I finally stopped laughing I started listening to what she had to say and I was impressed She had a deep knowledge of the painting and the artist that painted it The next time I saw Sister Wendy was in SNL Actually it wasnt Sister Wendy it was a man in a habit trying to impersonate her Again I laughed at the humorous but partially accurate portrayal of that sweet old woman This article about her isnt as funny as SNL but it was equally interesting in that it widened my knowledge of Sister Wendy After reading it I felt differently about her She is no longer just a funny looking nun talking about art The background information about her is surprising First of all I never suspected her to be from South Africa And second it is odd that she knew her destiny from the time she was two years old I am seventeen years old and I still dont know what I want to do with my life Her sparse diet made me wince since I love eating food But I guess she gets her fill of real food when she comes to LA judging from the description of her poached salmon and three glasses of wine Why was she drinking wine anyway I think its great that she can put her knowledge to use by enlightening the people watching her shows and videos The fact that she is a nun makes the tapes more interesting She surprises me every time I watch her because I would have
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