As someone who wants to find independence through work myself, this stuff speaks to my heart. Firing your boss is the ultimate dream for many I think and if this guy can make dirt balls and go solo, you can too.
Video: Buck The Cubicle Pt 1Videos
Making a slow go at finding my own freedom to work at home, this video (one of two at the time of this writing) provides a tasty snapshot of one man who stands on his own two feet by working metal into art. Nice inspiration for going solo.