It is important to realize whatever your hopes and aspirations, there are people and things that can make them happen. In my life the people that help me achieve my goals are clients, friends, and family. The things are an array of cameras, computers, and the vehicles that get me and those things to the places where I use them. Ultimately these things are all vehicles for the conveyance of ideas/stories.
This sounds very... basic. I know, it's ok. Just go out and put yourself places, like this buffalo did.
The more you go out and do things and meet people with a clear or general idea. The more you will get that thing. Objects in motion tend to stay in motion. Being active - physically, mentally, and geographically improves your chances for luck to interfere with your day.
'We plan and God laughs,' but certainly going places and doing things improves your chances for whatever is meant to happen. Here is some me going places & doing things: