This article captures so many feelings I have about my chosen career. Especially the awkward dinner party conversations, particularly because I don't feel like I am a cartoonist yet. I'm an aspiring cartoonist, I'm an artist, I'm an illustrator, but when do I title myself with feeling like it's a lie? When I'm finally hired to draw something?
I feel like until then, I'm just drawing for fun and calling it a job.
The Myth of The Grown Up Job
The New Life of the Comic Book
I feel like I'm just giving myself homework because I'm so excited about school.