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Display of blackout poetry by the 8th grade students of Karen Tegtmeyer! Awesome. Awesome: grade nine students from Alberta, Canada making blackout poetry! Thanks @MsAmberJM for sharing! Kleon addresses with equal parts humility, honesty, and humor one of the quintessential questions of the creative life: How do you get “discovered”? In some ways, the book is the mirror-image of Kleon’s debut — rather than encouraging you to “steal” from others, meaning be influenced by them, it offers a blueprint to making your work influential enough to be theft-worthy.

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