Grab bag: Exploding Deadlines, Idea-Gasm, and The Science of Simultaneous Invention

This week on Creative Hotline, Shane and Allen are doing a Grab bag episode, in which they answer questions about everything and anything! Questions like: What do you do if you have TOO many ideas? What is the line between simultaneous invention and copying? Are deadlines helpful or hurtful? Tune in and find out! Do you have a creative question that needs answering? Please visit and you might be featured in next week's episode! Allen: Website: Twitter/IG/Facebook: @Allen Check out his new book, The Creative Curve!  Shane:  Website: Twitter: Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast for free wherever you're listening or using this link: If you like the show, telling a friend about it would be helpful! You can text, email, Tweet, or send this link to a friend: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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An irreverent call-in advice show for artists, makers, and entrepreneurs. Every Tuesday, Allen Gannett and Shane Snow, who are known for some of the most popular books on creativity and human behavior, answer your questions about the art and science of achieving your creative potential. Ask your questions at We wanna make the podcast even better, help us learn how we can:  For advertising opportunities please email [email protected]    Privacy Policy: