What I Did On My Retirement

Google should hand out this thoughtful  Philip Greenspun piece on the perils of being an early retiree.


  1. Brent Buckner says:

    I’m not sure Google would want to distribute that; it might tip some Googlers into really thinking about retirement, and viewing it as a *challenge*. Of course, it’s too late: I’m sure the link has made and continues to make the rounds.
    I recall someone writing about an event with heaps of cashed-out techies temporarily bound by non-competes. The person had never been in a room with so many Ironman finishers. Everybody needs goals; even stupid goals.
    Maybe I should add pilot’s license to the dream list of self-indulgent projects….