Three Surprising Secrets to Being in the Best Shape of My Life at 40

Hint—It has nothing to do with drinking less beer or spending your life at the gym.

Travis W. King
8 min readMar 14, 2024

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I like the guy I see in the mirror these days. I recently wrote a reflection about turning 40, and a part of it was wondering what 10-year-old me would think of 40-year-old me—living in a beach town in Mexico with my dog, playing music for pesos, and chasing a dream project.

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Travis W. King

Traveling, writing, & working abroad for 10 years. Former Remote Year Dir. of Community. Check out my travel memoir—Not That Anyone Asked—at www.traviswking.com