Mphasis Magazine Article – Borrowing Time: A True Love Story by Judy Katz

Mphasis article by Just LatzI thought the Rabbi was kidding.

“You want to introduce me to a 98-year-old who wants to date?”

“No,” he said, “I want to introduce you to a 98-year-old who would be open to getting remarried!”

“Won’t his adult children object?”

At 75, I was still youthful, cheerful, and happily engaged in running my business. However, I was at a point where online dating had led me to a string of men who continued to disappoint me. I began to think maybe the sun had set on my romantic life. Then I met Jerome.

Before our first get-acquainted date, he had to cancel because he had a bad cold. “But,” he said on my answering machine, “We will always have mañana.” And, for a time, it seemed as if we just might. His positive attitude, brilliance, wisdom, warmth, and charm captivated me completely.

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Student raves about Judy’s talk to her business class.

“Her encouragement gave me the inspiration I needed.”


Social media influencers over the age of 50 share their secrets

Silver disobedience, secrets to youth

silver disobedienceJudy Katz, a Ghostwriter, Publisher and Book Marketer, was a high-profile PR practitioner. Now, she’s her own boss. She’s 79. She just finished ghost-writing her 45th book. “Retirement to me is a dirty word. I will never retire,” stated Katz.

An excerpt from an article on wmar2news, read the full article here.


Interview on Bloomer Boomer TV hosted by Andy Asher, June 2, 2020.

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 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

Judy Katz

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

From 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