A Minnesota woman is selling most of her belongings on Ebay.

It’s 45-year-old Lisa Perry’s way of making a fresh start.

“This might be mid-life, but it’s not a crisis,” Perry said. “It’s mid-life excitement. “I don’t need it all. I don’t use it all. I just have it all. Actually, it has me.”

The more than 300 items will be sold in one large auction. They include  snowshoes, a futon, a bed, a Village People album and seashells, among other things. Perry is keeping just a few items, including her two pets, photo albums and clothing.

Perry, who lives in St. Paul, plans to move out West in June and try either creative writing or holistic healing. She has worked as a lawyer in Montana, a professor in communications in Minnesota and a bookseller in North Carolina.

“I’ve been schlepping this stuff across the country for more than 20 years,” Perry told CNN. “I’m tired of thinking: ‘Oh my God, what if it breaks in the next move?’ Who cares? I think it will almost be scary how liberating it will be.”

The auction ends on Thursday. As of yesterday, the high bid was at $152.50. Her reserve is set at $2,000, so she can back out if the high bid doesn’t reach that mark. She says she might lower the reserve. She told a reporter for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that the whole experience is “liberating”.

“It’s good stuff, but I have so much,” she said. “I don’t need it all. I don’t use it all. I just have it all. Actually, it has me.”

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