I am writing a book on this. Very. Thing. Please see https://theascent.pub/a-journey-of-100-miles-begins-with-one-step-how-a-67-year-old-dedicated-mom-became-an-55ccee6cdd61.
Currently collecting stories about women over 50 and beyond doing precisely this for precisely this reason. Let’s talk. I have two lined up and hope to get about twelve. Happy about Jane Goodall and Diana Nyad but come ON man, more about the execeptional folks next door. This couldn’t have been more perfectly timed, like I said. Let’s see about talking. PB. You are reading my mind and I am already in the process of outlining my third book. It’s overdue.
If you read other work of mine (there’s a lot of it) I regularly celebrate those everyday athletes who pass me on the stairs at Red Rocks. So yah. I’m with you sister. Any time you want to talk, I’ll do my best to accommodate your schedule.