Here’s a compelling article from Margaret Manning. It’s called How to Find Friends and Fight Loneliness After 60.
In it, she shares some interesting insights. Here’s one that’s particularly thought-provoking:
One of the fantastic things about being 60 is that we finally know what we want. We understand our values and know what we want to accomplish in our lives. If you are like many women over 60, including myself, you may have a feeling that, with less time in front of you than behind, it’s time to focus on adding people to your life that share your passions and dreams. This is one of the reasons that your passions, interests and skills can be such a great source of friends.
Have a look at the rest of the article for more of the author’s observations.