WHY THE WORDS 'WHAT'S YOUR PASSION' IRRITATED ME FOR THE LONGEST TIME
Here's another one: "Do what you love and the money will follow".
Just as annoying when you don't have an exit strategy to escape your hampster wheel.
That's me by the way - on the right - sitting on the rocks with my partner in Hermanus in the Western Cape of South Africa. Watching our beautiful migratory Southern Right Whales. This pic appears in many of the Hermanus tourism brochures and if you check out BEST LAND BASED WHALE WATCHING IN THE WORLD - there we are. EPIC!
Sitting with these beautiful Mammals has been my thing for the longest time. It remains my love and makes my heart sing. THIS is my passion.
I have owner managed my Hospitality sector Businesses for the last 25 years. As a small business owner - sitting on the rocks in Hermanus was a hard-earned luxury for me. TIME & MONEY FREEDOM never came easy in the Hospitality Industry. I have long pondered how to turn my passion into a living. To experience the essence of a moment like the one captured in this image - one needs to sit. To be.
Patience requires time and time, when you are self-employed, costs money. I have never been able to work out HOW to turn that love into a living.
So I figured: