Do you remember when you started it, this thing you now call your craft? When what you did was not a means to an end but the whole point? And who better to teach me this than my six-year-old? The amateur comic book artist Recently, my son, who has never been too artistically inclined, has fallen in love with drawing. It may have been the graphic novel I bought him at a bookstore on a whim about a dog who becomes a police officer, but suddenly he started copying the drawings in the book.
Let's be Amateurs Again: The Secret to Becoming a True Professional
Thanks for all your products. By no means do I want you to think that I, as a professional of many years, am talking down to or patronizing you. In either case you should be able to profit. Or I join a group at a convention. The first thing I notice is that most people get very nervous before and during the performance.
Secret Newsletter #2: Common Mistakes Amateurs Make
Save Last July, my wife and I spent several days with a couple of her old friends from college. At the age of 70, both of them recently retired from successful careers in scientific research and university teaching. Both loved their work and have been honored for it. Both are still healthy and fit and they could have carried on what they were doing for a while longer.