You can cancel your free trial by following the steps below:
1. Open the 'App Store' app and and click on the profile picture.
2. Select your Apple ID.
3. Scroll down through the options and click on the 'Subscriptions' button.
4. Locate your Blinkist subscription and click on 'Cancel Free Trial'.
5.Click on 'Confirm' to confirm the cancellation.
6. This is how the subscription looks when it has been successfully cancelled. There is no 'Cancel Free Trial' option, it shows the expiry date and the only option is to resubscribe.