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Book Review: How Old Am I in Dog Years?
March 1, 2017
from the For Life After Blog
This book is a wonderful selection of vignettes that humorously illustrate life as we get older….

How Old Am I in Dog Years?
January 1, 2017
Connecticut Post

Westport Blogger Laughs About Life — At 75 And Counting 
November 2, 2016
The Danbury Daily Voice
WESTPORT, Conn. — Westport resident Susan Goldfein spent more than 25 years as a speech pathologist, but it wasn’t until she retired at about 70 that she found her own voice.
“I thought, what else could I do? I didn’t feel ready to really retire,” said the Brooklyn native, who specialized in acquired neurological problems, such as Alzheimer’s disease.

Debbie Nigro Interview
October 24, 2016
Audio Recording

Introducing TTN Featured Author: Susan Goldfein
April 11, 2016
It’s time to introduce the newest TTN Featured Author: Susan Goldfein. Susan Goldfein, born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, “recharged an old interest in writing” after she retired. She currently maintains a popular blog An Unfiltered Wit, on which she writes “short witty essays,” and has completed her latest book, How Old Am I in Dog Years? Discover the journey of our latest Featured Author by reading the interview below, conducted by TTN PR Team Member, Marcia Smalley.

2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards Results
April 2016
Congratulations and sincere thanks to the independent authors and publishers who participated in our 20th annual, 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards contest. Here are the gold, silver and bronze medalists in our 80 National categories.

Delray Beach Public Lirbary’s 17th Annual Authors’ Showcase Has a Storybook Ending
January 11, 2016
The Delray Beach Public Library, 100 West Atlantic Avenue, recently held its’ prestigious 17thAnnual Authors Showcase. It was another great afternoon for readers and writers in Delray Beach.

Woog’s World: Former Westporter’s advice on ‘write’ way to retire
October 24, 2015
About retirement, award-winning author and blogger, Susan Goldfein says, “If you’ve worked a long time, and you like what you’ve done, there can be empty space. There is definitely life after retirement. I found my thing…You can, too. Don’t worry about the number of candles on your cake.”


Susan Goldfein joins a discussion panel entitled “Third Acts” to share her story about starting a new career in the third stage of life.
June 28, 2017 @ 6pm to 8pm
place TBA
Sponsored by The Transition Network, NYC chapter.
Members only

Writer Susan Goldfein shares her humorous message with Heritage Village’s Adventures in Ideas Club at a talk and book signing.
June 2, 2017 @ 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Heritage Village, Southbury, CT

The TLC Group/Boca Raton, Florida, Hosts Humor Writer Susan Goldfein for a Talk, Reading, and Book Signing
April 20, 2017 @ 4:15pm
Boca Pointe Country Club, Boca Raton, Florida
Members Only

The Red Hat Society/Delray Beach, Florida/ Invites Susan Goldfein, finalist in Delray Beach Library Author Event/ for Talk, Reading, and Book Signing
November 17th, 2016 @ 10:30am
Valencia Falls, Delray Beach, Florida

The Transition Network / New York Chapter / Welcomes Award-Winning Author of How Old Am I in Dog Years? and Blogger of An Unfiltered Wit, Susan Goldfein
June 23, 2016 @ 2pm to 4pm
Invitation Only
Private Residence
New York, NY

Barnes & Noble/ Boynton Beach, FL/Author Event Featuring Susan Goldfein, Award-Winning Author and Blogger. Join Susan for a talk, reading, and book-signing, and a lot of laughs along the way
March 1, 2016 @ 4:00pm
33 Congress Avenue
Boynton Beach, FL 33436

Barnes & Noble/Westport, CT/Do you feel like laughing? Join author Susan Goldfein for a discussion and signing of her smart, wry collection of essays, How Old Am I in Dog Years and other thoughts about life from the far side of the hill?
September 10, 2015 @ 7:00pm
1076 Post Road East
Westport, CT 06880