How was your 2016? Mine was… Interesting.

2016 Sunshiny Sale

Dear Everyone,

How have you been? It’s been a long time since we last connected. After a much-needed sabbatical — it’s hard to believe that I’ve been blogging for seven years! — The Late Bloomer Revolution is back, and we’re ready to bloom.

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It’s Never Too Late to Be a Singer

It's Never Too Late to Be a Singer: Susanne BargmannOur most recent Late Bloomer of the Month is reinventing herself as a singer in her 40s. She’s received a lot of radio play in her native country of Denmark.

You heard me read me correctly. Fortysomething Susanne Bargmann has defied the odds (and the naysayers) in an industry rampant with ageism. Now that’s my kind of late bloomer story!

I first heard Susanne’s story on the Freakonomics podcast. What really captured my attention was that Susanne, a renowned psychologist, not only decided to follow her childhood dream of being a singer in her 40s, but also realized her wildest dreams in the midst of a busy personal and professional lifeNaturally, I was compelled to invite Susanne to join us here today. She graciously accepted.

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