Tag: minimalism

Diderot Effect

What is the Diderot Effect?  Well it was named after a man named, Denis Diderot, an eighteenth century philosopher because of his essay, “Regrets on Parting with My Old Dressing Gown”.  Basically what had happened was that his old dressing gown was getting raggedy…

Real Minimalism

Minimalism is not about counting items and being obsessed with how much stuff you have.  It is not about animism as the Konmari method espouses, saying you have to thank your inanimate objects.  It is also not saying all you own can fit in…

What cause would you give your life for?

Interesting question, don’t you think?  Now we can all think of the grand heroic gestures in which we throw ourselves on a grenade to save our loved ones, or run into a burning building to pull a baby from the flames.  But what of…