It’s not easy, is it? Trying to eke out a creative living. The odds seem increasingly stacked against us with funding cuts, online retail giants slashing prices, apathetic audiences and good old personal self-doubt. This webspace is somewhere to come when you feel like kicking it all in. There are articles and interviews and podcasts with people who seek something different from life whether that be through their painting, writing, acting, making, singing, playing, fire-eating… The offbeat route is a tricky one but we can help each other along.