Behind The Abstersion

Some people may call it downsizing. Others may define it as cleansing. Others may view it as purging. Regardless, the more one desires to travel this world, the more one needs to reduce the quantity of material goods, lighten the load, and unload the weighted baggage that ties us and grounds us to a single place. At first it’s a smaller apartment, now it’s a smaller life. What do these objects mean to us, and what does it say about us when we are willing to leave them behind?