Very often, while we’re building our creative careers, we have to find other ways of making money. We may fall into jobs we began in high school or college, developing additional skills and getting better positions.
Computers have opened up a myriad of well-paying jobs that you don’t have to “take home” with you and that don’t carry the stresses of waiting tables. If the work is pleasant enough, pays enough, and doesn’t drain your creative energy, these are certainly viable options. But another possibility is to adapt your creative