Nolo, that was thoughful. it's too bad that passion for one's vocation so often translates into less $, when ideally it ought to be the other way around.
try being a poet in America, or, worse yet, a classical music composer
just saw a post-doc museum art curator position with average 50 hour weeks at $20K. That comes out to less than $10 an hour! My son the musician figured out he makes about seven cents an hour
: guess where my disposable income goes!
: Yeah it all sucks, but if you're gonna be underpaid better to do it on top of a mountain... oops, apologies for the hijack rant. will shut up now