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September 28th, 2015
Episode 413 of 703 episodes
Stop worrying so much about where your inspiration is coming from and just create. "People think that authors are writing exactly what they know, but I think a lot of times, authors are writing what they're trying to figure out." -Austin Kleon The Cheat Sheet: Are you more proud of the things you're doing today than the things you were doing a year ago? (04:52) Is any creative work truly original? (06:40) Most of your favorite artists are shameless thieves -- and will freely admit it. (09:37) What's the difference between being legitimately influenced by someone and ripping them off? (12:52) The Elevator Test is a simple ethical gut check that can help clarify whether you're invoking fair use or just being a plagiarist. (18:16) And so much more... Show notes at http://theartofcharm.com/podcast-episodes/austin-kleon-steal-like-an-artist-episode-447/ HELP US SPREAD THE WORD! If you dig the show, please subscribe in iTunes and write us a review! This is what helps us stand out from the crowd and help people find the credible advice they need. Stay Charming!