I like my job!
Without work I would be bored!
What would you do with yourself?
I hear these and many more whenever I mention that I want to build a life free from work. Most never even consider the possibility that they can build a life free from work.
Full time work and consumerism is so deeply ingrained into our culture that even a mention of escape from it is often met with confused looks and disbelief.
My name is Pat.
I live in Sydney Australia. I currently work full time and this blog is about working not for the latest gadget, or my next fancy restaurant meal, but working to buy my freedom.