Write like you mean it Write like you mean it. Why wouldn’t you? i mean, it only took me 30 years to write the first sentence for Mid Life Celebration: rethink • reprioritize • recommit. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.