Why Artist Should Be Paid

Everyone needs to make a living to survive. We have basic human needs such as food and shelter to handle! For goodness sake, the cost of living in the United States of America for a single adult with no children is over $28,000 a year! Yeah, that doesn’t sound bad for those clenching their jaws through the cruel reality of the failed “American dream” system. Same system that has an entire generation in debt with the majority of jobs available barely keeping the average working adult above water, but how about the rest of the world? Those of us that follow our passion and choose to live off of what gratifies our spirits… are we not JUST as important? The “starving artist,” is a term that is long accepted as we all know that making money through a creative means isn’t the most dependable profession.

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