An interesting article/blog post by 'Wein' at tournamentpokeredge.com. This is a good counterpoint to the "glamourous" way that pro poker is portrayed on television and by various poker sites... Though some pros are able to strike a balance between successful, profitable poker and living a full, interesting, and social life, many are not. I think I'm happy enough not becoming a professional poker player.
The Cons of Being a Pro