Word Play with Kristine Raymond Podcast

Judy’s May 13, 2020 “Word Play” podcast interview on how to become an author. Host Kristine Raymond offers “real unscripted, unrehearsed conversations.” Judy’s podcast episode came in at the number one spot on the Top Ten list for the week.

Is Now the Time to Write A Book?

From silverdisobedience.rocks website, by Dian Griesel.

Many envision becoming authors but have lacked the time to write. Now, with normal life and business schedules disrupted, the time might be perfect to tackle that book idea that’s been bouncing around in your head for years.

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Best Life: Silver disobedience, turning aging on its head

By Ivanhoe Broadcast News | April 28, 2020 at 7:22 AM CDT – Updated April 28 at 7:22 AM

NEW YORK, N.Y. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Thirty-four percent of Americans are older than 50, and those numbers will surge over the next decade. “It’s all about age being an attitude, versus a number,” said Dian Griesel, a Social Media Influencer. When you picture female baby boomers, what comes to mind? Grey-haired grandmothers knitting or playing cards? If that’s your perception, better think again. There’s a generation of 50+ women who are turning the traditional notion of aging – on its head.

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Living Right: Secrets to Youth

Judy Katz

From 9 & 10 News. Click the image above to view the video.

When you picture female baby boomers, what comes to mind?

Older women knitting or playing cards?

If that’s your perception, better think again.

Judy Katz Found Her True Calling at 65…and Is Going Strong

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Today Silver Disobedience sits down with Manhattanite Ghostwriter, Book Publisher and Book Marketer Judy Katz.

From silverdisobedience.rocks website, by Dian Griesel.

Judy Katz has ghostwritten, published and publicized 45 books so far. But let’s start back at UC Berkeley, where she graduated and had her own column, “Meaning’s Edge” on the Daily Californian for all four years. Subsequently she wrote for a medical ad agency and two McGraw Hill Magazines before becoming PR Director for Madison Square Garden, the New York March of Dimes and the National MS Society. Entrepreneurial, Judy then established and ran her own PR firm, Katz Creative, Inc., until 2005, when, at a youthful age 65, she found her true calling: Helping people become authors.  Judy also has a publishing arm, New Voices Press, and along with publishing her authors’ books she helps to promote them as well. Judy believes a book is “the ultimate marketing and reputation-building tool.” She is a proud member of the Author’s Guild  and many other prestigious professional and networking organizations. Read more

Pets as People

A new column about humans and their four-legged family members. By Silver Disobedient Judy Katz

From silverdisobedience.rocks website, by Dian Griesel.

This new column will explore the after-life. No not what happens after we die. Rather, it will be about what happens when many of the major milestones in life have been accomplished. For example: when we are empty-nested, or widowed, or working out of our homes, or otherwise on our own in a new way, which we can call Act Three. Specifically I am going to write about how our four-legged, canine friends factor into our lives. This first story is mine. Keep reading this column for others—and feel free to contact me if you’d like to share your story.

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Judy Katz Offers a New View on “Ghosting”

 

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Today, Silver Disobedience sits down with Judy Katz who is a book collaborator, ghostwriter, publisher and marketer. She has helped develop storylines for prospective authors, and has successfully completed, published and publicized 45 books so far.

From silverdisobedience.rocks website, by Dian Griesel.

After graduating from UC Berkeley, where she had her own column, “Meaning’s Edge” on the Daily Californian for all four years, Judy wrote for a medical ad agency and two McGraw-Hill Magazines. Not long after, she became the PR Director for Madison Square Garden, then the New York March of Dimes and Director of Special Projects for the National MS Society.

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Spirited Away: the Life of the Ghostwriter

By Sarah Elizabeth Adler

The year was 1986, and Barbara Feinman Todd was a writer in disguise. Her mission? To crash a party— the 45th wedding anniversary of the director of the CIA, being held at the Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C. No press was allowed, but it was her job to find out who the guests were.

Clad in a black velvet cocktail dress and armed with a notebook hidden inside her clutch, the 26-year-old slipped past the Secret Service agents. Once in the party, she scurried back and forth from ballroom to bathroom, where she wrote down the names of the Washington insiders in attendance—including Henry Kissinger and the U.S. Attorney General.

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Silver Disobedience

Dian Griesel, January 5, 2018

Judy Katz, age 77, is a prime example of a #SilverDisobedience. She is a Ghostwriter living in New York City who has written and promoted 42 books. She’s still at it through her company, J Katz Creative. An animal advocate, she shares her spacious apartment with Sophie and Gretchen, two Chihuahuas. Besides trying to help get carriage horses out of Manhattan, Judy is an activist seeking to help get the older people out of prison and back into their communities. Judy belongs to Mensa, the Authors Guild, and several women’s networking groups. She writes a blog for the Huffington Post and The Three Tomatoes newsletter about mid-life dating. She’s currently single, is fun to be with and vows to never “act her age.”

https://silverdisobedience.rocks/judy-katz/