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TFA Goes to Queens

On April 23rd, the entire humble Friedrich Agency took a car service, loaded down with four cartons of books, to continue our volunteer efforts on behalf of World Book Night. If you don’t know what that is (and you SHOULD … Continue reading

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Read that, not this!

  Recently sifting through my modest “Gentle Diva” blogs, I realized that nearly A YEAR  has elapsed since I’d written about poor Mohammed Ali.  That’s a disgrace!  Am I already tapped out on opinions?  Of course not!  I’m just as … Continue reading

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And Now for the 1-2 Punch…!

So, for those of you of my generation—that would be the Boomers—can you remember Horizon Magazine’s illustrative puzzles, where you had to find the iron hidden amongst the birch leaves of a giant tree? The dove nestled amongst the bookshelves? Find … Continue reading

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The Gentle Diva on “Pedi-quette”

    Since summer is finally upon us, The Gentle Diva wants to move away from books and publishing and Department of Justice lawsuits and the craven, rapacious greed of Amazon and talk instead about… pedicures!  If you’ve read any … Continue reading

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What does YOUR conscience tell you at 4:00 AM?

Perhaps it’s “unbecoming” of me, but it’s time to talk about money.  April 15th has already come and gone, exacting its grim reckoning but all these profit-and-loss figures have a bracing way of insinuating themselves into my 4:00 AM nightmares.  … Continue reading

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The Gentle Diva Speaks!

Welcome to my blog, brought to you by The Gentle Diva. I’d like to use this space to expound, to exhort, to implore, to scold, to have a little fun, but not at anyone’s expense and hopefully, without too much … Continue reading

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