Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

Did You Retire at 50? I Did.

I remembered the message my father left me.

I blame it on my dad. He said, “I love my job! I’m never going to retire. I’ll work until the day I die.” Only he didn’t.

I don’t believe his job was that fulfilling; it was just all that he had left.

He’d married at 25, and the last of his six children was born fifteen years later. My…



“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Cindy Heath

I’ve been a farmer, homesteader, entrepreneur, and more. Always curious and still hopeful. If you are, too, read along and follow me at