Natalya Balnova’s Day Job series features the mundane jobs of famous writers

Charles Bukowski, Kurt Vonnegut, T.S. Eliot, what do these creatives have in common? They all had day jobs. And they are captured here in Natalya Balnova’s work entitled Day Jobs, a book project that looks at the lives of famous artists, writers, poets and musicians and beautifully illustrates and notes the ordinary day jobs that allowed them such extraordinary creative careers.

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Jake Sheridan is a writer from the UK, but don’t let that put you off. He enjoys art, the weird, the strange, writing lists and talking about himself in the third person. Come say hello: