Publisher’s note: This Retirement Voices blog post by Roxanne Jones, explores factors that go into making her personal decision about when to retire.
I’ve been working for (gulp!) 50 years, the last 25 as a freelance medical writer. I’m fortunate to have developed a stable of clients who give me regular work. To keep my sanity, I sometimes even have to turn down projects. It’s a good problem to have.
But juggling constant multiple deadlines is getting old. I’m 66, and the “life is short” refrain is getting louder and more insistent. (more…)