Sasaki Fumio has been an intense minimalist for about 5 years. He wrote a novel called Goodbye, Things. He owns approximately 150 items, including his soy sauce and vinegar bottle. In this Asian Boss interview, he explains his lifestyle. He says since he is a person that is naturally 12, he became a minimalist, and his location would be a mess if he had a lot of things. Before he became a minimalist he states”All I did was drink and play video games,” and now he is much happier.