When I was young, I believed there was a simple formula for life that went something like this:
Higher Education + Many Years of Hard Work in One Job
(+Wife, Family and Friends) = Retirement at 65!
What looked good [...]
As Jewelle was preparing to retire as Director of Grants & Community Initiatives at Horizons Foundation to devote full time to her writing career, we interviewed her to learn about her experience in preparation for this transition both practically and emotionally. We share her perspectives [...]
We welcome guest bloggers, Dewey and Susan Watson:
“We are among the first Boomers, born at the very beginning of that post-war explosion of fecundity. We have been on the cusp of cultural change all our lives, continually influenced by the last generation [...]
I just celebrated a major milestone birthday…70! Since my birthday comes at the end of the year, I have the added impetus to reflect on the past and prepare for the future with the beginning of a new year. I find myself very appreciative and [...]