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Jürgen Warschun Reporting From Dominican Republic | Coronavirus’ Days

  Photographer Jürgen Warschun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street/documentary photography.  To see Jürgen’s body of work, click on any image.           The Dominican Republic is visited by about six million holiday makers each year, but in March 2020 all tourists went…

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Personal Protective Equipment Conceptual Stories | Coronavirus’ Days

  Photographer Sergio Camplone is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Pandemic Preparation Techniques: 1-Quarantine’.  To see Sergio’s body of work, click on any image.           Now more than ever, we are experiencing such a strong time dilation. Quarantine…

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Dawn Mander Reporting From Blackpool, England | Coronavirus’ Days

  Photographer Dawn Mander is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Socially Isolating in Blackpool’.  To see Dawn’s body of work, click on any image.         Blackpool, The Hardest Working Coastal Town in UK. I have always loved Blackpool ,…

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Paul Bielicky Reporting From Vancouver, Canada | Coronavirus’ Days

  Visual Storyteller Paul Bielicky is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘VANCOUVER COVID-19 PROJECT’.  To see Paul’s body of work, click on any image.         With the Coronavirus hitting Vancouver for the past few weeks, the city is increasing cleaning…

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Storytelling With Home Stills While Sheltered In Place | Coronavirus’ Days

  Portrait, Fashion, and Fine Arts Photographer Stefania Piccolo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Conceptual Isolation’.  To see Stefania’s body of work, click on any image.       “Conceptual Isolation” is a journey into the events and emotions of these…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | With Time To Spare, Are Americans Sleeping More?

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Americans are sleeping less under quarantine even though they now have the time to enjoy more zzz’s. The anxiety over been trapped at home and the speculations surrounding the Coronavirus Pandemic is the main reason 48% of Americans are reporting problems falling…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Too Much Time On Your Hands? How About Facing Your Messy Garage?

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Peace in the castle during quarantine depends on the activities one or many can master.  Whether you are home with your mate or with a family of eight, keeping the mood from going sour is paramount. “What are we going to…

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Ian Kydd’Miller Reporting From Phnom Penh, Cambodia | Coronavirus’ Days

  Documentary Photographer Ian Kydd’Miller is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  To see Ian’s body of work, click on any image.     Living amid the Covid 19 virus in Cambodia seems to have changed little the way people are living. Guidance for the people, some…

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Home Stills While Sheltered In Place | Coronavirus’ Days

  Photographer and Professor Jeremiah Gilbert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the  ‘Shelter-in-Place Still Lifes’ series.  To see Jeremiah’s body of work, click on any photograph.           On March 19, California Governor Gavin Newsom became the first United States governor…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Organize How You Eat & Stretch The Time Between Grocery Store Trips

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Many of us got use to have our groceries delivered to our door, while others hire a personal shopper or use curbside pick up available at the nearest Wal-Mart store.  These conveniences are being interrupted by the Coronavirus Pandemic. I found…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Ways To Reduce Boredom and Chaos At Home

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Is home resembling a coocoo’s den? Keeping busy is the key to mentally surviving this Coronavirus’ Pandemic. The order we had tried so hard to keep in our lives is turning into anarchy. But instead of struggling to keep the course,…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | I Hate My Mate

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   A couple we knew years ago was able to synchronize their two weeks’ vacation. “I’m dreading spending all this time with my husband, we never took more than a weekend together during our entire marriage”. Nina said. The time off went…

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Coronavirus COVID-19 | The Stimulus Package

  Will this be a repeat? Of The Great Recession With Terrified Population Beaks open Accepting Policymakers Tidbits While Full plates of Filet mignon & Lobster Open-handedly Passed on to Fat Cats of Industry & Finance   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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Coronavirus-COVID-19 | The Financial Meltdown

  Everything at this point is on the table economically. Spin the crystal ball round and round. Economists and financial wizards are scratching their heads trying to figure out how far to the ground.  The amount of extra debt that America is taking on is going to put the country…

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Coronavirus-COVID-19 | Reemergence of Faith and/or Philosophy

  Do you believe? Some do and some do not! Because of the rapid spread of the negative consequences of coronavirus (COVID-19) there will be a major uptick in folks coming back or for the first time to some type of faith. This could be in the form of organized…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) | Did Trump and Lawmakers Just Sit On It?

  The Washington Post reports U.S. intelligence warned President Trump and lawmakers about coronavirus likely pandemic in January and February. Why did President Trump not act sooner in preparing for the coming health and economic cyclone? The Washington Post article HERE.               BACK TO…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) | Every Nation For Itself

  Nationalism will become stronger because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Each country will move swiftly and forcefully to protect only their interests and damn the other guys. The seeds of protectionism are planted and will continue to sprout even after the virus is gone. Future trade agreements will suffer and…

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Coronavirus-COVID-19 | The Rotational Mindset

  Coronavirus (COVID-19) will cause long lasting, maybe even lifelong changes in many people’s behavior. The negative economic impact thus far is stunning.  Are the days of spend ,spend, spend, and maxing out credit cards over? The housing bubble and Great Recession did not seem to halt overconsumption, but this…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Splitting The Load In The Household

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Last week you were the parent working from home that most of the time was able with the help of pre-washed, pre-packaged, and pre-cooked wonders have dinner on the table by the end of the day. With a tap of a…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Destructive Behavior

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   It is common to reward or numb ourselves with a cigarette, alcohol, and drugs of many kinds. Activities such as gambling, online porn, and sex escapades are also a normal thing to do when one feels happiness or despair. In normal…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Acclimating At Home

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The ability to compartmentalize life is vital when normality is taken away. The Coronavirus’ Pandemic has temporarily removed large parts of existence. We must retain control over our sanity, as without it we cannot separate reality from anxiety, help the ones…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Trapped

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Our living spaces and personalities will shape the harshness of our quarantines.  Confinement in a household with a yard is tolerable, while being trapped with others in a one window studio not so much.  Outdoorsy individuals will develop moments of claustrophobia…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | The Confusion

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Under the understanding that natural disasters and harsh weather will do us in ‘à la carte’; humans are now faced with the new challenge of (collective) isolation. Rapid radical changes, even though temporary, come with tremendous confusion and anxiety. Being asked…

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Prepping For Coronavirus

  Damn right We are preppers Six months food on hand Kitchen cabinets Full of carefully marked cans Solar panels on the roof Giant sized chicken coop Grow most of our fruit & vegetable perishable food All emergency supplies needed Preparations completed Every night  Me and the Mrs. Watch the news…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Human Topographies

  New Artwork By ALE RAMBAR    “Each piece is created by analyzing human bodies topographically, just like a topographer would analyze mountains, valleys or rivers. Each piece is cut separately, layer by layer and then assembled by hand to create “human topographies”. I use this technique to talk about…

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Cyclists From The Past

  Photographer Oleg Kolimbet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Historic Bicycle Race’.  To see Oleg’s body of work, click on any image.         Moscow is not Rio de Janeiro, but here too, from time to time, mass street…

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The Challenge (1982) | Starring Scott Glenn and Toshiro Mifune | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the the entire movie on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: The Challenge (1982)     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s…

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CXXXIX

  When I’m feeling blue or need help with relaxing, I sometimes listen to a Muslim call to prayer Azan.   Example Here     Who is The Hermit Poet?         See also: More Poetry     NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY ARTWORKS PAINTINGS PHOTOGRAPHY   *  …

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Simple Practice

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Buddhism: A History India And China By: Heinrich Dumoulin   “When hunger comes., I eat my rice. When sleep comes I close my eyes. Fools laugh at me, but The wise man understands.” By: Lin- chi 866 CE (Page…

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Jungles By Frans Lanting | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

Jungles is a kaleidoscope of colors featuring plants and animals in the tropic regions. Every photograph is a captivating work of art. Areas covered include: Australia, Belize, Brazil, Borneo, Congo, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Madagascar,  Panama, and Peru. This book is a must for your library if you are into nature…

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Strategy

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Miyamto Musashi  (1584-1645) His Life and Writings By: Kenji Tokitsu Translated By Sherab Chodzin Kohn    “The Way Of Looking In Strategy” Excerpt “Your look must be broad and ample. Looking and seeing are two different things. Look powerfully, see…

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Miami Vice The Pilot Episode (1984) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: MIAMI VICE, the Pilot Episode     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit…

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The Shyster

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Classics of Buddhism and Zen The collected Translations Of Thomas Cleary Volume Five The Buddhist I Ching   “There are rags in fine cloth-be alert all the time.” (Page 372)     Hermit Poet’s Comments: A polished nicely dressed well-spoken…

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Time Lost?

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Classics of Buddhism and Zen The Collected Translations of  Thomas Cleary Volume Four Unlocking The Zen Koan A New Translation of the Zen Classic Wumenguan   “A flash of lightening. A flint struck spark; If you blink your eyes, You’ve…

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Impermanence

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Classics of Buddhism and Zen The Collective Translations of Thomas Cleary Volume Three Rational Zen The Mind of Dogen Zenji   “The autumn colors of the thousand peaks are dyed with seasonal rain; How could the hard rock on the…

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Welcome To The Avenue Of Roses

  Director of Photography Kevin Fletcher is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Avenue of Roses’.  To see Kevin’s body of work, click on any image.           All of these photographs were taken on a single street in Portland,…

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Damaged & Covered With Dust | Doll Stories

  Photographer Wenpeng LU is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Roma Dolls’ series.  To see Wenpeng’s body of work, click on any photograph.                 A small shop in Rome was filled with various dolls, covered with dust,…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Furniture Design | Wave City

  New Artwork By Designer Stelios Mousarris   With the use of modern technology and handcrafted techniques, this conceptual furniture collection depicts the massive architecture of a city. Skyscrapers and buildings, molded by the artist’s imagination.  The final project is unique and tells a story of urban spaces inhabited by…

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Lost In The Urban Nights Of Miami

  Photographer Erika Anna Schumacher is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography.  From the series ‘Miami Night – Urban Cinema.  To see Erika’s body of work, click on any image.     “Not all those who wander are lost“, J. R. R. Tolkien     I…

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Music | This Is the Place By Kansas City Express (2019)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   This Is the Place   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies…

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Music | The Night Chicago Died By Paper Lace (1974)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   The Night Chicago Died   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies…

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Fight Club (1999) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Fight Club     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic Tropical…

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Same Same

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Mud & Water The collected Teachings Of Zen Master Bassui (1327-1387) Translated By Arthur Braverman    Excerpt ” There is no ice or snow apart from water“   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Calm Mind=Relaxed Body   Mud and Water: The Teachings…

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High Heat | Pot Of Water Boils Over | Unleashing Anger

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Diamond Sutra Text And Commentaries Translated From Sanskrit And Chinese By Red Pine    “Anger is the fire of the mind/ it can destroy a forest of merit” By Cold Mountain Poet 9th Century      Hermit Poet’s Comments:…

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Fly Away On A Natural High Carpet Ride

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Buddhism In The 20th Century By: Heinrich Dumoulin   Translated By Joseph  S. O’Leary “The Eastern self is grounded in itself and transcends all human capacities and activities, especially consciousness, intellectual thinking, and representing. “ (Page 43)   Hermit…

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3 Days Of The Condor (1975) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: 3 Days of the Condor     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit…

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Hard Manual Labor

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen’s Chinese Heritage The Masters and Their Teachings By: Andy Ferguson   “How miraculous and wondrous, Hauling water and carrying firewood.” (Page 108)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Manual work in the garden brings me great joy. Chopping, trimming, digging, planting,…

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Let The Walls Tumble Down

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Heart Sutra Translation And Commentary by Red Pine “without walls of the mind and thus without fears” (Page 134)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: We alone create fear in our mind. Over and over we bring on anxiety because of…

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Featured Art Exhibitions | NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY

  NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     A space created to connect artists DIRECTLY with potential buyers. The gallery is not a mall, but a place where one can reach the art creator without an intermediary or extra cost.                  Edge of Humanity…

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A Beautiful Day

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Baggage A Pilgrimage to China By: Bill Porter Also known as Red Pine   Excerpt “When your mind dwells nowhere no corrupting thoughts arise when you don’t cling to the world suffering and joy have no place to grow”…

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America | The Rudderless Ship

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: WEN-TZU Understanding the Mysteries Further teachings of Lao- Tzu Translated by Thomas Cleary     #154 Lao-Tzu said: Excerpt “What enables a nation to survive is attainment of the Way; what causes a nation to perish is obstruction of reason.”…

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Rocky (1976) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Rocky [VHS]     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic Tropical…

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Naturally Good

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Bow To Life 365 Secrets From The Martial Arts For Daily Life By: Joseph Cardillo   Excerpt “Do good without thinking about it” (Page 199)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Most of us know what doing good means. There is no…

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Actions Not Words

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Lao-Tzu’s Tao Te Ching Translated by Red Pine With selected commentaries from the past 2000 years   #56 Excerpt “Those who know don’t talk those who  talk don’t know seal the opening close the gate dull the edge untie the…

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Perfection

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance An Inquiry Into Values By: Robert M. Persig   “An what is good, Phaedrus, And what is not good- Need we ask anyone to tell us these things?   Hermit Poet’s Comments: The…

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Catching The Moment

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Golden Age Of Zen The Classic Work On The Foundation OF Zen Philosophy     “An old pond. A frog jumps in: Plop!”   By: Basho 1644-1694 (Page184)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: The moment comes and goes, but still…

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Born on the Fourth of July (1989) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Born on the Fourth of July [VHS]     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | Repurposed Materials Sculptures

  New artwork by  Experimental Sculptor Mary Johnson   Through an artistic practice that melds sculptural and traditional craft processes, my work draws on the familiarity of repurposed materials, investigating the ways in which our memories become associated and entangled with the items we come in daily contact with. I…

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Solitude & Uncertainty In The Border Triangle Of Germany, France And Switzerland

  Photo Artist Michael Nguyen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘On the Streets of Solitude’.  To see Michael’s body of work, click on any image.           Who says, streets are our most social lively spaces? Maybe. But…

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Faces Of Baltimore

  Photographer Camille Roche is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these photographs.  From the project ‘Baltimore in Progress.  To see Camille’s body of work, click on any image.           What does it mean to belong somewhere? To be from somewhere? To live in a…

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DARK City

  Photographer Bastian Hertel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘adrift chapter 3 – black’.  To see Bastian’s body of work, click on any image.           Since my photographic beginnings, I have always felt a deep satisfaction when…

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Bangladesh’s Ancient Boats

  Photographer Md.Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The story of preserving the largest living heritage’.  To see Arif’s body of work, click on any image.           Imagine your present without the memories of your ancestors or…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Depicting Nature On Ceramic Art

  New artwork by Ceramic Artist Amelia Johannsen   “Amelia’s profound connection with nature shines through in her work, combining contemporary design with colors and textures found in the great outdoors. She creates wild scenes from roaring beaches and hidden corners from pristine forests, reminding us that nature is never…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks

  NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     A space created to connect artists DIRECTLY with potential buyers. The gallery is not a mall, but a place where one can reach the art creator without an intermediary or extra cost.            Edge of Humanity Magazine is an…

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  Heatwave Record highs Even iguanas hide I watch a lizard crawl along the patio Not sure if he will make it to the other side Dry bird trays I need to fill them with water I’m worn out Breakers trip Too much of an electricity load Missus leaning on…

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CXLI

    my muse just walked away I try to write lonely time now awnings down on all the windows sitting in the dark shack slowly tap tap typewriter keys ideas gone with window shaker breeze my very own purgatory   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my…

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CXLII

  dreams all night dreams so many dreams I wake up feet shaking nerves shattered  look around searching finding but unable to grasp scattered bits of hope   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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CXLIII

hot humid days heavy rain storms shack invaded I spray spray some more lemon juice mixed with vinegar termites scatter   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of…

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CXLIV

  Gigantic Boulder Rolling down the mountain Only option Get out of the way   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently…

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Looking Back | Three Favorite Haiku Poems By The Hermit Poet #3

1st published 9/22/2017   Predawn Middle East Slow peaceful walk listening To call to prayer     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that…

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Looking Back | Three Favorite Haiku Poems By The Hermit Poet #2

1st published 11/30/2016   Morning drizzle Listening to Shakuhachi Pruning bonsai trees     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently scribble…

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Looking Back | Three Favorite Haiku Poems By The Hermit Poet #1

1st published 12/25/2014   Eiheiji Temple Meditating on cold floor Candles burn slowly     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently…

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Breakfast at Tiffany’s [VHS]     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s…

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Looking Back | Three More Favorite Poems from The Hermit Poet #3

  1st published May 15th, 2017   On the steps of  Krak Des Chevaliers Walking with a cane Hauling her oxygen tank The old lady said “Travel while you’re young”   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation,…

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Looking Back | Three More Favorite Poems from The Hermit Poet #2

  1st published January 8th, 2018   Bounce Bounce Ball Phantasmagoria Splatters Off Mind’s wall Unplug Black light No worries Bats Do not bite Sitting Breathing Listening Cockroaches Scatter Across Terrazzo floor Serpent Slithers Away Under Patio screen door   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry…

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Looking Back | Three More Favorite Poems From The Hermit Poet #1

  1st published April 10th, 2017   Sushi Bar Ginza, Tokyo Sitting next to me The Japanese Gastroenterologist said  “I could make much more money working in America, but cannot take the food.” Thinking for a moment Taking another sip of my sake I said “I fully understand Japan’s outstanding…

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Carrying Cambodia By Conor Wall & Hans Kemp | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Carrying Cambodia is an unusual book that documents the different ways people move around and haul merchandise in Cambodia. People load up their cars, trucks, carts, motorbikes, tuk-tuks and themselves, etc., with a variety and enormous amount of goods. Every picture will keep you captivated and amazed at what…

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God, A Rocking Chair & A Cat | Childhood Stories

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis   In the Shadow of Narcissa | I See God Everywhere   It’s the new house and I’m four. I’m allowed to walk to my girlfriend’s yard all by myself. When I come home from playing, my giant white stuffed animal – the one…

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The Hill Tribes Of North Vietnam

  Photographer Michael Jennings is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Hill Tribes of North Vietnam’.  To see Michael’s body of work, click on any image.             The stunning hills of Northern Vietnam with their beautiful rice…

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Music | El Paso Performed By Marty Robbins From the Album Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   El Paso   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The…

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Vanishing Breed By William Albert Allard | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

144 pages of outstanding daily life photographs of cowboys in the Western United States. Every photo is a treasure and places the reader right there. Vanishing Breed is a keeper and is one of the definitive photographic guides of the cowboy lifestyle. Package Dimensions: 12.2 x 8.5 x 0.8 inches Shipping…

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Finding Your Own Way

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Comprehensive Applications of Shaolin Chin Na The Practical Defense Of Chinese Seizing Arts For All Styles By Dr. Yang, Jwing- Ming   “Remember, a truly wise man will not doubt himself and will not be confused by others. Build up…

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Music | Killing Me Softly with His Song Performed By Roberta Flack (1973)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Killing Me Softly with His Song   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top…

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The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch a portion of the movie on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Thief Who Came to Dinner [VHS]     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s…

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Reaching The Finish Line

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Root of Chinese QIGONG Secrets For Health, Longevity, & Enlightenment By: Dr. Yang, Jwing Ming   “If you want rice, you must first plant rice.” (Page 95)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Good things do not just happen in life.…

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DCLV

    When I’m not feeling well Stopping to rest I think of wasted time Which only brings frustration   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of…

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Please Tell Me….. What Is The Truth?

  Nibbling On Western History, Quotations & Philosophy Series   Source: Sacred Places 101 Spiritual Sites Around The World By: Brad Olsen   “La verdad padece pero no perece.” Truth suffers but never perishes.” Mexican Proverb (Page 135)       Hermit Poet’s Comments: As much as governments try to…

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Fresh Squeezed Lemonade

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Tao of War The Martial Tao Te Ching ‘Translated By Ralph D. Sawyer   “Those who know men are wise; Who know themselves are enlightened.” (Except) (Page 140)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Controlling the mind is very difficult because…

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Seven Samurai (|七人の侍) 1954 | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Seven Samurai (English Subtitled)     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s…

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Music | Pale Rider By The Heavy Horses (2012)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Pale Rider   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The…

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Just Zen

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Spirit of Zen By: Alan Watts     “An old pine preaches wisdom, And a wild bird is crying out Truth,” (Page 30)     Hermit Poet’s Comments:  I pull up carrots Tomorrow More carrots grow     The…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Metaphysical Body Landscapes

  Metaphysical Body Landscapes By Anna Lazareva   My childhood I’ve spent at my grandmother’s house in Romania, near Carpathian Mountains. Seeing human’s strong bond with earth, observing nature, and the landscapes around that influenced my understanding of earth, beauty and man’s connexion with it. All being is something whole,…

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Love Story (1970) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Love Story     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic Tropical…

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The Way We Were (1973) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: The Way We Were     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s…

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Ethiopia: Peoples of the Omo Valley By Hans Silvester (2007) | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  This book is a luxurious, enormous, monumental, historic, photographic collection of the people of the Omo Valley. The collection of photographs is not just one book, but two huge individual books packed into a well made slip case. Book I Custom and Ceremony Book 2 Face and Body Decoration…

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ART Book Review | The Art of Buddhism: An Introduction to Its History and Meaning By Denise Patry Leidy

  Top to bottom full coverage of Buddhist art. This is one of the books to own if you have an interest in Buddhism or/and Buddhist art. 352 pages of numerous photographs and detailed information on the topic. The author has done a fantastic job covering such a broad subject.…

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