“STARVING ARTIST” is a term even non-artists are familiar with.
It’s unfortunate that it’s such a well known concept.
Don’t believe it? Ever experience any of the following in your creative pursuits:
Wandering? Knowing your gift has a place, but not able to find it?
Unproductive? Trying to put your talent to work, but never earning enough.
Take a look at this brief video to see how the attributes of Cain’s life mirror the lives of many artists and creative people:
I highly recommend that you get Matt’s book, “Unlocking the Heart of the Artist” , where he goes into great detail on this and guides you toward the Biblical solution.