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Being an amateur in life or in your art career is a mindset.

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Being an amateur in life or in your art career is a mindset. Today the mindset is take the path thinking there are no consequences for decisions or actions. We are living lives of amateurs. I know it is easy to follow this path but what happens to a society of amateurs? Not too much. I know I am not thrilled with the direction my career has been heading. 
This morning while walking my dog, which has arthritis and is old, we encountered another dog running free. This is not allowed in my area but people are lazy and do it anyway, let their dogs run wild. See no consequences? Wrong. Tuck, my dog has been attacked by dogs off leach several times, never badly hurt is left sore and limping. Today I carefully got Tuck back to the house while using my energy to ward off this wild dog from attacking from behind. As I successfully maneuvered Tuck up onto the porch, I realized we made it in safely. Now I could relax but I could feel my anger a…