Slow and Minimalism

I was reading the other day about Leo Babauta (the public face of minimalism) and Robert Wringham (the editor of  the New Escapologist) only own 50 and 20 things respectively. I own shit loads of stuff. And I don’t care. I never saw slowing down being particularly about minimalism, or jettisoning things. Minimalism, frugality and [...] Read more »

International Day of Slowness

According to “The Slow Society” yesterday (21st June – the Summer Solstice) was the “International Day of Slowness“. I only just found out about it (what do you expect really? This is about “slow” after all…). It is one of several “International Days of Slowness” I have come across. The great thing about the Slow [...] Read more »

The Idler and The New Escapologist: 2 Publications of Interest.

I apologies, I don’t have time to write a proper entry today, so I just wanted to draw your attention to 2 periodicals that I read regularly and highly recommend: The Idler I have been reading the Idler for 2 years now, it was the first inspirations for me to take up the idle or [...] Read more »