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Artists: How did you transition from corporate worker to artistic entrepreneur?

I am a writer/singer/crafter and I work full-time as an HR Generalist. The money is okay, but it takes up way too much of my time from my artistic endevors. I've grown unhappy, so I've decided to let this job go, but I still need an regular income source. Is there anyone whose transition from full-time corporate to full-time artist proceeded as they hoped? Were there money troubles for a while? How did you overcome these issues and continued to make your art a priority? I'd appreciate any and all anecdotes. Thanks!

Asked By: the_rising_goddess - 5/16/2007
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I took a DEEP breath... More
Answered By: Lynne O'Dwyer - 5/16/2007
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