Keep Going: 10 Ways To Stay Creative In Good Times & Bad

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Item#: 9781523506644
Author Kleon, Austin
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Keep Working. Keep Playing. Keep Creating.

In his previous booksSteal Like an ArtistandShow Your Work!, bothNew York Timesbestsellers, Austin Kleon gave readers the keys to unlock their creativity and showed them how to become known. Now he offers his most inspiring work yet, with ten simple rules for how to stay creative, focused, and true to yourself-for life.

The creative life is not a linear journey to a finish line, it&s a loop-so find a daily routine, because today is the only day that matters. Disconnect from the world to connect with yourself-sometimes you just have to switch into airplane mode.Keep Goingcelebrates getting outdoors and taking a walk (as director Ingmar Bergman told his daughter, \"The demons hate fresh air\"). Pay attention, and especially pay attention to what you pay attention to. Worry less about getting things done, and more about the worth of what you&re doing. Instead of focusing on making your mark, work to leave things better than you found them.

Keep Goingand its timeless, practical, and ethical principles are for anyone trying to sustain a meaningful and productive life.



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Keep Goingshows you how to stay true to and focused on your own creative vision when the world seems out of control.In ten heavily illustrated, inspiring chapters, bestselling author Austin Kleon offers advice, stories, and anecdotes that teach you how to persist in doing work that helps make a world worth living in.