Poet as job

So – you like writing poetry – but how can you make it into more like a paying job?

Here’s a short article by Anthony Anaxagorou.  It describes how he gradually moved from a shy 27 year old writer who printed his poems and made Youtube clips of himself reading his poems….. gradual interest led to poetry teaching work in 3 London schools….

Here’s an example of him at work on video:

 

and here’s the article he wrote, if you’d like to read more (his hot tip is to create various streams of income, because you can’t rely on book sales alone)

http://bit.ly/2rRYUNA

 

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