Copycats

Carol Burt
1 min readJun 4, 2021

Get your own inspiration.

Have you noticed? If a unique story comes up on the feed, within a few days there will be one a bit like it posted.

It will be written differently but it is the same idea — taken from someone else’s inspiration.

For instance I saw a story the other day about X ways to do whatever. Today I see a story with (a different number) of ways to do the same whatever.

Sheesh. Use your own ideas.

But then again, there’s nothing new under the sun so maybe it’s just coincidence. But from what I…

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Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.