There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there's only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
Strong emotions such as passion and bliss are indications that you're connected to Spirit, or 'inspired,' if you will. When you're inspired, you activate dormant forces, and the abundance you seek in any form comes streaming into your life.
Successful people make money. It's not that people who make money become successful, but that successful people attract money. They bring success to what they do.
In a universe that's an intelligent system with a divine creative force supporting it, there simply can be no accidents. As tough as it is to acknowledge, you had to go through what you went through in order to get to where you are today, and the evidence is that you did.