The answer to that question is a resounding NO!
After all, these days they expect us to work until we can’t get out of bed anymore.
And then they will come and check.
If your not dead, then they will expect you to work. What about all the work pensioners have done for this country already how much more do they expect you to work, after all by the time most of us reach pension age there will be no pension.
Freelance writing is definitely the way to go.
After all, you can stay at home in your jimjams all day in front of the computer writing when you want to write.
But that’s not all there is to it, and anyway some want to be outside getting the fresh air into your lungs, when it’s not raining.
But this is a job you can do from anywhere, as long as you have a Wi-Fi connection, you can write where ever you like.
With age comes experience, and you do know a lot more than most seeing as you have already lived it.
I was once told I was a baby, in the writing game as it seems at my age I have no idea how many great writers there are out there that have great writing skills.
I know it is said you are never too old to do anything you put your mind to, and there is no ageism in writing, or at least you hope not.
So before the government compel you to work until your almost dead, take your life in your own hands and maybe try writing.
As they say we all have a book in us somewhere, so let’s find it. This could be our new “High”.
Instead of breaking our backs on some shop floor.
Haven’t we worked hard enough, I am not saying that writing is easy because it’s not. You have a lot to learn, but you can enjoy it as you go along.
If you want to write just go ahead and do it.
I am and I thoroughly enjoy it, even though it is very hard work at times, but hard work never killed anyone.
You have already worked hard, so mastering this writing game should be a cinch for you.