Sometimes you just have to put your head down, dig your feet into the ground and focus. That’s all there is to it, nothing more, nothing less.
You think the world is unfair, but in all fairness, it is giving you a chance. A chance to dig deep, and focus on the story you are telling.
Too often we focus on keeping our egos happy and asking questions about how important we are in the general scheme of things. But, the real question to ask is how important is our work and how can we maintain our focus on it.