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UNQUALIFIED Episode 6: More Origin Stories

Hello and welcome to UNQUALIFIED, a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. I’m your host, Berin Kinsman, and today in UNQUALIFIED Episode 6 we’re going to talk about my journey toward a minimalist life. More origin stories, as it were. More anecdotes from my past the sped me along the path toward a minimalist life, even when I didn’t realize that was where this journey was taking me. Hopefully this context helps you to understand some of my other rants.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 6: More Origin Stories

UNQUALIFIED with Berin Kinsman is a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. Not all minimalists are Steve Jobs cosplayers in black shirts, mommy vloggers, or decluttering fetishists. There’s nothing wrong with those niches, but that ain’t me and it’s probably not you, either. I want to tell you about my experiences in living with less, offer up food for thought on why you should consider a minimalist life, and encourage you to be mindful about your relationship to the world around you. New episodes released weekly, blissfully concise at around 10 minutes each.

Berin Kinsman is a writer and simple living minimalist. He currently resides in a shared studio space with his wife, the arts educator Katie Kinsman.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 5: Parasocial Relationships

Hello and welcome to UNQUALIFIED, a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. I’m your host, Berin Kinsman, and today in UNQUALIFIED Episode 5 we’re going to talk about parasocial relationships. What they are, why they make my teeth itch, and how we need to be aware of them in the modern world. Now more than ever people need to understand what parasocial relationships are, so we can separate art from artist, not take things personally, and stop defending the monsters among us.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 5: Parasocial Relationships

UNQUALIFIED with Berin Kinsman is a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. Not all minimalists are Steve Jobs cosplayers in black shirts, mommy vloggers, or decluttering fetishists. There’s nothing wrong with those niches, but that ain’t me and it’s probably not you, either. I want to tell you about my experiences in living with less, offer up food for thought on why you should consider a minimalist life, and encourage you to be mindful about your relationship to the world around you. New episodes released weekly, blissfully concise at around 10 minutes each.

Berin Kinsman is a writer and simple living minimalist. He currently resides in a shared studio space with his wife, the arts educator Katie Kinsman.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 4: What Problem Are You Solving

Hello and welcome to UNQUALIFIED, a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. I’m your host, Berin Kinsman, and today in UNQUALIFIED Episode 4 we’re going to talk about the importance of knowing the problem that you’re solving for. Make sure you’re trying to fix the thing that’s actually broken. I’ll tell you about an incident that cemented this idea in my consciousness, and why it’s important to ask WHY at least 5 times in order to get to the root cause of any issue.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 4: What Problem Are You Solving For

UNQUALIFIED with Berin Kinsman is a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. Not all minimalists are Steve Jobs cosplayers in black shirts, mommy vloggers, or decluttering fetishists. There’s nothing wrong with those niches, but that ain’t me and it’s probably not you, either. I want to tell you about my experiences in living with less, offer up food for thought on why you should consider a minimalist life, and encourage you to be mindful about your relationship to the world around you. New episodes released weekly, blissfully concise at around 10 minutes each.

Berin Kinsman is a writer and simple living minimalist. He currently resides in a shared studio space with his wife, the arts educator Katie Kinsman.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 3: How I Became Minimalist

Hello and welcome to UNQUALIFIED, a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. I’m your host, Berin Kinsman, and today in UNQUALIFIED Episode 3 we’re going to talk about why I became a minimalist. Everyone seems to love an origin story, and I have several. There was no inciting incident for me because this is real life, not fiction. Instead it’s been a long journey to get me to the point I’m at today.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 3: How I Became Minimalist

UNQUALIFIED with Berin Kinsman is a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. Not all minimalists are Steve Jobs cosplayers in black shirts, mommy vloggers, or decluttering fetishists. There’s nothing wrong with those niches, but that ain’t me and it’s probably not you, either. I want to tell you about my experiences in living with less, offer up food for thought on why you should consider a minimalist life, and encourage you to be mindful about your relationship to the world around you. New episodes released weekly, blissfully concise at around 10 minutes each.

Berin Kinsman is a writer and simple living minimalist. He currently resides in a shared studio space with his wife, the arts educator Katie Kinsman.

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UNQUALIFIED Episode 2: Why Minimalists Won’t Shut Up

Hello and welcome to UNQUALIFIED, a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. I’m your host, Berin Kinsman, and today in UNQUALIFIED Episode 2 we’re going to talk about why minimalists won’t shut the hell up about minimalism, and why there are so many books, blogs, and podcasts on the subject. You’ll get to see my cynical side, understand more about why I see minimalism as an act of defiance, and see why I think spreading the word about minimalism is incredibly important in this jacked-up mess of a world we live in.

Listen now on Patreon!

UNQUALIFIED Episode 2: Why Minimalists Won’t Shut Up About Minimalism

UNQUALIFIED with Berin Kinsman is a podcast about minimalism, defiance, and inner peace. Not all minimalists are Steve Jobs cosplayers in black shirts, mommy vloggers, or decluttering fetishists. There’s nothing wrong with those niches, but that ain’t me and it’s probably not you, either. I want to tell you about my experiences in living with less, offer up food for thought on why you should consider a minimalist life, and encourage you to be mindful about your relationship to the world around you. New episodes released weekly, blissfully concise at around 10 minutes each.

Berin Kinsman is a writer and simple living minimalist. He currently resides in a shared studio space with his wife, the arts educator Katie Kinsman.