Learning From Failure

“I don’t know, man, I’m still freaked out by failing!”


Episode Notes

For this week’s episode of Working Overtime, hosts Isaac Butler and June Thomas explore some painful memories of failing. Isaac recounts the nightmare of directing a play where almost everything went wrong, and June shares the struggles of trying to sell a first book. Through the hardships they both developed thicker skin, but also new tools for developing their creative careers.

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Podcast production by Kevin Bendis and Cameron Drews.


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