Artist, Entrepreneur and Where the Two Meet
You're a great (painter, writer, musician, tech geek, etc.) - you should start a business! Famous last words. Love the intimate look of the realities of starting a business as an artist in this beautiful business parable.
There was a man who used to love to fish on his boat. It was a small boat--no frills, a rowboat. He fished every day for his supper. And every day, he caught something to feed his family. One day, an Old Man floated by on his rowboat and observed the first man fishing.
"You know," The Old Man said, "You're really good at fishing! Have you considered starting a fishing BUSINESS!