Stephen Linsteadt is a painter, poet, and writer. He is the author of the book “Scalar Heart Connection,” which is concerned with humanity’s connection, or lack thereof, with Nature, the Earth, and the global community. He has published articles about metaphysics and consciousness in Whole Life Times, Awaken, Truth Theory, and others. His poetry is published in “Self-Portrait Poetry Collection” (Silver Birch Press), Synesthesia Literary Journal, Pirene’s Fountain, Saint Julian Press, San Diego Poetry Annual, “Moments of the Soul” (Spirit First), “Cradle Songs” (Quill and Parchment Press), and others. Stephen’s paintings have appeared in Reed Magazine, Badlands Literary Journal, Birmingham Arts Journal, on the cover of various poetry collections, and can be seen at StephenLinsteadtStudio.com.