Are you looking at early retirement or redundancy?
Grab the opportunity and wrestle it to the floor. Sit on it and make sure the opportunity doesn’t escape because that’s what it is.
What Will You Do with Your Time?
There’s a limit to how much TV you can watch. You can only cut the grass twice a week, and you have to be a masochist to do it that often.
Being laid off or retiring will give you the time you need to become a blogger.