Plagiarism Vs Inspired Work

Heart's Quill

We have always had that passive fear of our work being stolen by somebody. No matter if you were a researcher, musician, an artist or a writer. Sooner or later in your lifetime, you will come across this act. As a writer, I too battle constantly with this sense of protecting my ideas and content with an iron fist. But still, I would be lying if my idea is totally original but the work you do will be inspired by something that had already been done by someone else. So, does everyone is guilty of stealing from somebody’s hard worked content? Well, it is not that easily defined.

First of all, we have to know what Plagarism is about. According to Wikipedia:

Plagiarism is the “wrongful appropriation” and “stealing and publication” of another author’s “language, thoughts, ideas, or expressions” and the representation of them as one’s own original work. The…

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