If you think you are tied to a traditional job, you may not be thinking outside the box. Although working for yourself is not for everyone, if you can get over your fear, you may find out it's exactly what you need. As you'll see from this post, how you approach freelancing can vary wildly between different developers. Lucas doesn't usually start coding until 10pm. I'm and early riser and that's about when my brain shuts off!
Dropping out of college and becoming an iOS freelancer by Lucas Farah