Healing Waters Press
started long ago as a vision in my head. At that
time I didn't know that the vision was also in the head of someone
else as well, . . . a young lady named Stacia Horvath . . . and
others too. But, we'll get back to the who and what
It was a dream not just of a publishing house or
a journal, but also of a school and complete sustainable community.
Later on it seemed befitting to add a cooperative coffeehouse as
Today, we find a growing sense of spiritual
awareness all around us, yet so many have expressed a frustration of
not being able to do anything about the lack of consciousness within
our governments and the general population. Life seems to
imprison rather than liberate. But why? There seem
to be forces at play beyond our control to change our everyday
lives. It's work, eat and sleep for most people.
Yes, one has to make a living and survive, it's true. Why
can't we make a living creating and evolving spiritually?
I say we can. As a group we have tremendous power to
affect everyone and everything on this planet. Let us take
that power and use it for the good of all humanity. Help
us live the vision of a world we would feel proud of having created
and calling it our own . .
WORDS FROM GROSE, OUR
Gorse Here. The
Playful Pleiadian: Well, Let's see, what's going on here? O, a
venture, an adventure in dreaming.
Well, time couldn't be
better, why, with spring turning green and all the attendant
activity. Time couldn't be worse, either. Better & worse are not
measurements for time, you see. Why, time is more fluid than we
see you seeing. Consider time traveling. Live backwards from a
point of completion, like The Wizard. Just Playing!
ISSUE'S JOURNAL CONTENTS
Welcome to the vision of 'Healing Waters Press'
founder, Shirl A. Steward tells you what brought it all about. . .
- Jack's Ramblings:
Satirical Comment on Mel Gibson's Passion Movie: Jesus WAS a
Jew We asked friend Jack to write
a piece for the first issue and this was his contribution.
You'll all get a good laugh or shed many a tear.
by Jack Abbott
Toni Donelow Steward,
Artist/Illustrator/Children's Writer: In loving Memory of a
very dear friend - 1961-2004 - A Very Personal View
There is something in Toni's work that makes it jump at you and
sing songs of joy. It's a sheer magic. ...
by Shirl A. Steward
Setting Sail on Your Ship of
Toni in her own words ...A reprint from Blue Root Magazine
by Toni Donelow Steward
Stacia Horvath Burton
A few words from the co-founder and a few poems from her soon
coming HWP poetry collection. Great job, Stacia!
- Poetry from Tonya
Soulmates and five other poems ...
by Tonya McAdams