Ian Mackenzie, in the above video, captures the essence of the Occupy movement. What is this about? Each other.

DO YOU FEEL that? It’s called connection. Look into a friend’s/lover’s/mother’s/father’s/stranger’s eyes. What do you see? What do you feel? Connect. Understand that we’re all the same. Understand that we’re all part of the whole. We’ve been led to believe that the individualistic life is ideal, that to be successful means others will have to be unsuccessful. It’s not a competition. We’re all in this together.

face of Occupy

    Love is what emerges when we give each other our face ~ Michael Stone

Take a look around you. Go for a walk in the woods/along a lake/up a mountain/down the street. Pay attention. Listen to the birds. Watch the trees sway in the wind. Feel the texture of a building. Lift your head up and make eye contact with your fellow human beings. Smile. Say hi. Connect.

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