People often say they want to give up their day-job and follow their passion. They’re going to be a writer, photographer, whatever.
I just don’t have the time or energy to concentrate, the logic goes.
Try finding head-space when you can’t pay the bills. I always say, think carefully before giving up the stability of a (semi) guaranteed salary in pursuit of a dream.
So, here’s an interesting article from Art of Manliness: How to Pursue a New Career (While Still Getting the Bills Paid). It covers finding the time, the money, the people and the way to build a new career without forsaking your responsibilities.