Monthly Archives: April 2012


“Can Fido and Whiskers Enrich Children’s Lives?” my pediatrician-writer daughter, Perri Klass, asked recently in her column “18 and Under” in the NY Times The column was sensible, unexceptionable and judicious, but a veritable army of loyal sentimental parents responded praising … Continue reading

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One Iron Lady Salutes Another

“Meryl Streep!”  I know that resonates. Yes, as an opener I conspicuously just dropped a resounding name.  I don’t ordinarily do that but this is important.  I heard the great actress confirm recently  on the Ellen DeGeneres show that she … Continue reading

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