Everything is about politics. You have to play one game to offset another game. You have to give something to get something.
Politics sucks. It sucks in our daily lives, it sucks in our careers, it sucks in our fun projects.
I’m tired of politics. I’m tired of mind games. I’m tired of having to be careful of what I say or do.
I think I’d honestly rather get taken advantage of than try to protect something from someone with political ambitions. I want to be able to do things cleanly and with a pure heart. I know. It sounds idealistic.
I have no desire to take over the world. I have no desire to put others out of business. I really just want to be able to share everything with everyone and be happy doing it.
So…politics. Why? Why are there games? Why do we have to fight and compete to be noticed?
My husband was telling me about this photographer who works on all of these famous tv shows. The man just does what he does. And because his passion and love for his work is there, he is good at what he does and well-respected.
Fighting and competing wears you out. How long can we keep doing this? How long can we fight?
I have been reading these series of books that take place in this little town where everyone is like family. Everyone takes care of one another and going the extra mile for someone that lives in that town is no big deal. I want to live in a place like this. I realize LA is a little big to know everyone. But it’s still small enough that we have the ability to really build a community. Every person that’s happy and take care of is a benefit to our community.
Helping others succeed is a unique concept. It’s hard. We are built to want to be the first person. We want to be the ones who win. We forget that we can succeed together. And the best way to move forward is together.