Don’t let life kill the dreams you dream.
I bought my very first car at age 37.
I got in the best shape of my life at age 39.
I became proud of my military service finally, and signed up for my VA benefits at age 47.
I got my first email and social media at age 38.
I got my first piercings at age 37.
I got involved with my longest love relationship at age 42.
I bought my first computer at age 48.
I stood on the stage of The Grand Ole Opry at age 43.
I flew first class for my first time this year at age 49.
I got the job I love now, and am the lead trainer, at age 48.
I moved to the city of my dreams and started over, with almost nothing, two years ago today. I cried that first day as I walked across the Golden Gate Bridge, fulfilling a lifelong dream. I was
And this next year I’ll be 50, and I’ve just finally gotten to see The Redwood Forest, took my first boat trip, saw the falls at Yosemite, and visited Las Vegas. I may even get my first tatoo.
Life happens often without planning or expectation. Go with it. And enjoy it. And NEVER give up on a dream.