Write by Fire
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Write by Fire

The Low Down, Dirty, Nasty Retirement Blues!

Don’t ever quit your job

Life Sucks. It is just awful having nothing to do all day. Even worse, we are stuck in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Literally steps away from the most gorgeous white sand beaches ever imagined.

Each day I wake up hopeful, then my reality of being retired floods over me and depression sets in. Even sitting at the pool with a cold…



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Timothy Key

Retired from fire service after 26 years. Writer and world traveler. I believe compassion, grace and gratitude are contagious and should be spread liberally.