pep talk from Ira Glass on refining your craft

May 4, 2012 at 1:30 pm 1 comment

Ira Glass, the creator of This American Life, developed a new genre for radio by telling the stories we needed to hear. I found an inspiring interview with him discussing the chasm between our taste – what we know is good work – and our ability to make work (insert your artform here) that lives up to that ideal. His advice: don’t give up and practice, practice, practice.

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  • 1. Joanne Ungar  |  May 6, 2012 at 1:10 pm

    I love Ira, but I never knew he was an inspirational speaker as well. This is awesome!


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