My Dad, Age 72, is Confused About Digital Nomading. What He Said Got Me Thinking.

Genuine question: Are we truly better off with this way of living?

Aldric Chen
Change Your Mind Change Your Life

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A girl by the beach with a suitcase and laptop.
Are we romanticizing Digital Nomads? Photo by Anastasia Nelen on Unsplash

“Son, why is he doing this? Is it worth it?”

Dad was [truly] bemused.

I don’t blame him. He was born in the 1950s. Growing up in the 1960s earmarked by political…

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Aldric Chen
Change Your Mind Change Your Life

24x Top Writer (as of June 2023). Serial eavesdropper. I capture interesting & uncomfortable real-life retirement / work-life stories the way they are.