*wafts sage about*

Right, so it’s time for me to go on a bit of a tirade about the creative life. I must point out that what we artists and artisans do for a living is not free, and we deserve to be paid.

If you work, you should be paid for the work, unless you are a volunteer. That is a different kind of work in which you give back to a cause. For artists and creatives, our art IS our work. We should be paid…



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J. Dianne Dotson

J. Dianne Dotson is a science fiction/fantasy/horror author, science writer, and artist. Repped by Laura Bennett. Visit @jdiannedotson