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"From the Ted Talk by Shekhar Kapur: We are the stories we tell ourselves"

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So the first thing about storytelling that I lreeand, and I follow all the time is: Panic. Panic is the great access of cvirtaetiy because that's the only way to get rid of your mind. Get rid of your mind. Get out of it, get it out. And let's go to the universe because there's something out there that is more truthful than your mind, that is more truthful than your universe. [unclear], you said that yesterday. I'm just reeaitnpg it because that's what I follow constantly to find the shunyata somewhere, the emptiness. Out of the epentimss comes a moment of creativity. So that's what I do.

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So the first thing about storytelling that I _______, and I follow all the time is: Panic. Panic is the great access of __________ because that's the only way to get rid of your mind. Get rid of your mind. Get out of it, get it out. And let's go to the universe because there's something out there that is more truthful than your mind, that is more truthful than your universe. [unclear], you said that yesterday. I'm just _________ it because that's what I follow constantly to find the shunyata somewhere, the emptiness. Out of the _________ comes a moment of creativity. So that's what I do.

Solution

  1. learned
  2. emptiness
  3. creativity
  4. repeating

Original Text

So the first thing about storytelling that I learned, and I follow all the time is: Panic. Panic is the great access of creativity because that's the only way to get rid of your mind. Get rid of your mind. Get out of it, get it out. And let's go to the universe because there's something out there that is more truthful than your mind, that is more truthful than your universe. [unclear], you said that yesterday. I'm just repeating it because that's what I follow constantly to find the shunyata somewhere, the emptiness. Out of the emptiness comes a moment of creativity. So that's what I do.

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Important Words

  1. access
  2. constantly
  3. creativity
  4. emptiness
  5. find
  6. follow
  7. great
  8. learned
  9. mind
  10. moment
  11. panic
  12. repeating
  13. rid
  14. shunyata
  15. storytelling
  16. time
  17. truthful
  18. unclear
  19. universe
  20. yesterday