Caring Enough Not To Care

Want to be an artist? Great. But if you don’t have a fall-back, something you can earn money with under stress? A couple of things will happen. One is that you will always feel insecure, not good for artists. The artistic part of you is child-like, and children are happiest and most creative when they feel safe.

Another is that that lack of safety will warp your artistic impulse. Frankly speaking, as you gain success, you will start becoming more attractive. Once more attractive, people will come to you with offers. You must be able to sort between them, decide which are the most…