Originally Posted by seeker5
What about adding a link to a paypal donation page, and a link to Steve's post and say "I'm trying to earn my first dollar doing something I love. Would you be willing to be the one who's the first person to help me earn money doing something I love by donating $1?"
Yah, good point. Or add get an affiliate link to Amazon, selling DVDs of the exact soap operas you write about. (Soap operas come out on DVDs? I have no idea....)
Your calling lies where your need and the world's need meet. Once you figure out what your need is, then you figure out how it can meet the world's need.
Very creative stuff, once you get past the script that says "what I do is worthless."