Why Are You Hanging On?

One of the many reasons I’m able to handle this “KonMari” method of ruthlessly purging my stuff is because in the book Ms. Kondo brings up many pertinent questions about why we hang onto things in the first place. The above quote is one of the better examples of this; when you pick up something and …

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the practice of reflection

Whatever you do, don’t look behind you! There’s a very scary shelf among my books. It contains words that make me cringe, shudder, draw back in horror – and that’s not from reading them, it’s from the mere idea of reading them. They are my journals. While they’re not all quite in order, they do stretch back …

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