Counter-intuitively, once you determine your current situation, you may want to start by following stoic philosopher Seneca by practicing poverty. Once a month, Seneca would eat course foods, put on bad clothes, and live among the unwashed.

And we’ll get into those details later.

What we basically need to do to prepare ourselves should we have to become a survivalist is to get rid of all possessions that do not contribute to our lives, purchase or assemble items that are necessary in any circumstance, and be prepared to bug out on a moment’s notice.

I plan to share my journey. I hope you will share yours with me.


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