Helen Keller wrote these beautiful words: “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”
Here is Google’s “define: collaboration“: the action of working with someone to produce or create something
I like the openness of this definition. I like the creativity for which the word something allows. It provides Choice. The something can be good or bad. Mindful or careless. Happy or tragic. Loving or selfish. Beautiful or stunted.
Life, at times unfortunately, allows for both. But this duality gives us Choice. To dream. To build. To create. To collaborate. To experience. In my ideal world, I am opting for good, mindful, happy, loving, beautiful. And then some. Having this Choice leads me to consciously and unconsciously create and allow ways for these intentions to collaborate and build something that is bigger than the human spirit. Bigger than what I could ever do on my own. I want Positive. This is the direction in which I want my life to travel. And I want to travel with those who believe this same thing. It makes life such a fun adventure.
This OK Go video is awesome. It is a creative masterpiece of collaboration. I hope that you have fun watching this!
And here is a link to an article that describes the video’s selfless and fantastic motivation of helping needy animals:
There are many behind-the-scenes videos and outtakes as well. It is all just so fanciful. I hope you enjoy this creativity! I always feel so good after I watch this testimony to collaboration. 🙂