Randi Kreiss
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The Oct 9 debate left me feeling as if I needed a shower. What a low point in our political life. Eventually, the mud-slinging covers us all with debris. As an American citizen . . . more
The little boy was just 2 years old. In fact, it was the very day of his birthday party. Other toddlers and their moms and dads were gathered for pizza and cupcakes . . . more
I love you anyway. You don’t care? Well maybe some of you don’t, but I believe most of you do. I know the word “anyway” implies a qualifier, and the truth is this: I do love you, with a footnote. I love you despite the fact . . . more
This is so not the season for peace and quiet. Maybe you’re with me on this. Yesterday, battered by the sights and sounds of real life that can, at times, weigh us down, I decided to take myself to the beach. It felt as if . . . more
Let’s call it out for what it is: The hysteria over Hillary Clinton’s health is a nasty strain of sexism. As voters, we have every right to receive an honest and comprehensive medical report on the candidates, but . . . more
Perhaps the word I hear most often from my adult kids is “stress.” During these early weeks of the new school year, children are adjusting to new classes and new teachers, parents are trying to . . . more
The one true thing about Donald Trump is the one thing no one, left, right or in between, seems willing to acknowledge: He knows and likes who he is and he really, really doesn’t want to change. Yet despite all the evidence to the contrary . . . more
And the breath left her body. Just like that. Easy. And then, curled in my lap, still warm, she wasn’t any more. After nearly 16 years as our friend and fellow traveler . . . more
I broke out of my liberal East Coast cocoon last week, and it was an intellectual trifecta: enlightening, disheartening and shocking. Apparently, I have been cosseted too long in our Long Island bubble. more
Sometimes people ask me what it’s like to write for a weekly newspaper — specifically, what it’s like to write an opinion column. I’ve been fascinated by . . . more
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