It’s actually a great time to be alive if you create art. Thanks to the internet, we have a whole world that we can show our creations to. Now, as we all know this is easier said than done. How do you make noise in such a large market?
You know the feeling. You are consumed by the music, writing, painting, poetry, dancing, whatever it is you make. How it makes you feel. There’s really nothing like it in the world. If only there was a way to make money at this.
This is one of those verses that really needs no blog post. No cheer leading from me needed. No other pithy quotes that should inspire you more. Just read this verse a couple of times. Oh yeah, and this quote!
Each year at this time we make resolutions, or think about making resolutions, and as I’ve written in the past its actually more important to be resolute. In truth, I prefer to think of this time of year as a chance for new positive beginnings.
“One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.” – Tony Robbins It’s easy to dabble in the arts. Maybe you paint a bit. Maybe you play... Continue Reading →
Yes, it would be nice if making creative things automatically brought income, but it’s just not that easy. So if the stuff we make doesn’t make us a nice income, how can we afford to do it? How do we get paid for our creativity? The Need to Create “The artist produces for the liberation... Continue Reading →
“Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?” – Matthew 6:26 “Dogs have no money. Isn't that amazing? They’re broke their entire lives. But they get through. You know why dogs have no... Continue Reading →