Elizabeth: Will Write for $$$

typewriter_moneyEarlier this week while surfing the internet aimlessly, I came across some writing posts that got me thinking.  In her recent Facebook post, author Elizabeth Gilbert, had this to say about creativity and money:

“Please understand that I have NOTHING against people wanting to make money out of their art. I always wanted to make money out of my art, I always strived to make money out of my art, and now I do make money out of my art, and I am grateful as hell. . . .The reason I always maintained other streams of income was because I never wanted to burden my creativity with the task of providing for me in the material world.” ~ Elizabeth Gilbert

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