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#97: Charlie was a commercial fisherman until he decided to write stories about ancient legends of yesterday!

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Release Date: 08/15/2022

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In this conversation, Diane Bruno, a funeral director, and author, shares the story of her many transitions in life. She also talks about the importance of journaling to help you process your emotions and build your legacy. She discusses how journaling can be beneficial for both oneself and loved ones. Diane also tackles how technology has made learning new things easier than ever and how anyone can access information and courses regardless of age or experience. She believes that boomers make great life coaches because of our life experiences, which make us well-equipped to provide guidance to...

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#111: Happy Thanksgiving. It's that time of year where we in the U.S. take some time to say Thank You & Count our many blessings.  show art #111: Happy Thanksgiving. It's that time of year where we in the U.S. take some time to say Thank You & Count our many blessings.

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Our Kickass Boomer of the Day is Charlie Sheldon, the author of “The Strong Heart” book trilogy. Previously, he worked on seaports for almost 30 years as a tribal negotiator, construction manager, project manager, and eventually executive. After retirement, he briefly returned to the sea for four years as a merchant sailor before becoming a full-time writer. 

The product of his 11-year writing journey is his trilogy, which he considers a timeless classic. When he’s not writing, Charlie is bonding with his family and hiking in the Olympic National Park. 

Join me in this episode and learn why Charlie is a Kickass Boomer! 

[00:01 – 04:51] Opening Segment

  • I introduce and welcome Charlie Sheldon
  • The reasons Charlie returned to sea at age 65

[04:52 – 14:44] Writing a Book

  • The challenge Boomers usually face according to Charlie
  • He talks about his experience becoming an author
  • He gives us a sneak peek of his books! 

[14:45 – 24:32] Creating a “Strong Heart” 

  • How to write believable characters in his books 
  • An 11-year journey in publishing a book series 
    • Charlie recalls his experience 
  • The kind of reading experience Charlie wants for his books

[24:33 – 34:42] Becoming a Timeless Human 

  • How to be “timeless” in this ever-changing world 
  • Charlie talks about the symbolisms that his characters represent 
  • This is how you should read The Strong Heart trilogy 

[34:43 – 43:56] Closing Segment 

  • Connect with Charlie!
    • Links below 
  • What’s next for Charlie?
  • Final announcements 

 

Tweetable Quotes:

“I wanted to write in a setting that let me be more timeless.” – Charlie Sheldon

“It was the telling of stories around campfire that made us modern human beings.” – Charlie Sheldon

 

Email [email protected] to connect with Charlie or check out his personal website to know more about his work. 

GRAB copies of his book on Amazon!

 

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BEE BOLD, NOT OLD. 

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