So what DO we do with our lives when we're beyond the mid-point? Hunker down and push on to retirement, or take a different approach?
Barbara Bradley Hagerty chose the second door, a process she unfolds in her book Life Reimagined: The Science, Art and Opportunity of Midlife.
The name might be familiar: Hagerty was an NPR correspondent, heard on our airwaves many times over the years.
She put her reporter skills to work, asked lots of questions, and uncovered a wealth of information about how to enrich life as it enters its later chapters.