As I go through the massive simplification/un-‘stuffing’ process, lots of interesting questions have come up. For example, what does one actually need in life to be happy? Certainly not all that stuff. As I reduce and reduce, I’ve been thinking forward to a point where I’m left with the bare essentials. It seems to meContinue reading “What do I actually need to be happy?”
“…but you can’t get rid of …” The hardest thing in the Unstuffing-simplification process are the voices of resistance in your head that say “What? Are you mad? You can’t get rid of…” and there you can just fill the blank. “Deleting that novel you wrote? It might be a masterwork, surely you’ll want toContinue reading “Simplification/Unstuffing Resistance”
My wise doctor friend Chus recently made the following point about one’s physical health: I (Chus) live on my own, usually eat alone, and at most will have one or two friends round for a meal. So if I have 12 plates, bowls, glasses etc in the cupboard, it is clearly far more than IContinue reading “The Great Simplification: Unstuffing”
May we all be peaceful and happy.