“There is a warm and confident practicality in Atwell’s teaching. He is the grandparent one always wanted, and the fellow adventurer whounderstands.”
— Emilie Griffin, author of Turning, Clinging, andDoors into Prayer, from the foreword
More and more people are living into old age—that’s a fact. With our careers winding down and our children having left home, we are faced, sometimes for the first time in our lives, with the most basic questions about the meaning of life. This book is a spiritual guide for just such times, and an opportunity to make the most of the last quarter of a good life.