Why Archive

  • Seriously, why don’t you have a couch?

    Seriously, why don’t you have a couch?

    Tweet Uttered by my loving sister, of course. I can’t get exasperated with her, because she’s one of those loungers, and having a couch is her be-all and end-all. Credit That’s totally fine by me, but I finally replied back with my list of 10 […]

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  • Tell me again why you don’t own a television set?

    Tell me again why you don’t own a television set?

    Tweet I gave up owning and watching a cable TV in 2007 This came about as a fluke, and not by any real conscious decision such as: “Look at me world! I’m really going to give it to those capitalist pigs who are trying to […]

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  • What is the best thing about being a minimalist?

    Tweet I get this question on occasion from the curious, who want to know what’s just so good about being a minimalist (sometimes, equated as an euphemism for being cheap or poor, neither of which I think most of us are). The best answer I […]

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  • A Minimalist’s Train of Thought: Why Minimalism, What it means to me and What its Benefits are

    Tweet People always ask why I became a minimalist, and my answer is always: The less you have and do, the more you will feel free. That  simple sentence took me 3 years in the making to understand, so I’ve come up with the following […]

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