Source: Never Stop Trying
Welcome to my Second Acts Series!
Today, we have Canadian author Winona Kent sharing triumphs and challenges during her multi-act life.
Thank you, Joanne, for inviting me to contribute to your blog! I’m very honoured to share my story with so many accomplished people.
I had an interesting conversation with my ophthalmologist the other day. He’s elderly, and I wondered when he was going to retire. He told me that he was thinking about it, but he couldn’t quite bring himself to actually do it. I revealed I could hardly wait to retire from my full-time job in 2019, so I could become a full-time writer instead. But my doctor confessed he was afraid to give up his practice, because he wasn’t sure he would know what to do with himself. He had defined himself in terms of his career, and he was afraid that if he gave up his career, he would lose his entire sense of identity.
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