Jaime Franchi is a staff writer covering everything from education to politics and the environment at the Long Island Press. Her "Sound Smart at a Party" column uncovers the idiosyncratic nuggets of wisdom that are not easily found. Steal them and find yourself the most interesting person to hit any event. Her pieces for Milieu Magazine focus on health issues that concern women, as well as opinion pieces that offer insights into feminist subjects in a manner you won't read anywhere else. She also contributes political Op-Ed pieces to the smart, edgy blog JedMorey.com. You can find more of her writing in The New York Times, Salon, Punchnel’s and The Broad Side.