At some point in your life, it became apparent that you could put words and music together and make a song.
People know you as a songwriter.
But for some reason, no one has realized your genius (or least no one that MATTERS!) There has been no publishing contract with Word. There has been no calls from Toby Mac because he heard your music on Soundcloud. There has been no word from Hollywood, Nashville, or New York, even though you've sent a few demos that way.
So what is the deal?