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Music | Theme From Love Story By Francis Lai (1970 Soundtrack)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. * To watch a clip from the movie and listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:   Love Story (Soundtrack) * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back…

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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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Music | You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive By Patty Loveless From the Album Moneyland (2008)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | Love Affair

  Photopaintings Love Affair By Markus Schaub A hybrid of photography and painting   In this project, I wanted to use the Smartphone camera to find quaint, poetic imagery that contrasts with the usual images taken around the globe by the millions every day with the Smartphone and then disseminated…

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Music | Love Has Come For You By Steve Martin & Edie Brickell (2013)

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To watch and listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Love Has Come For You Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection…

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Love, Self & The Turbulence On My Bed

  Photographer Domina Apostolidou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘fractions and decimals’.  To see Domina’s body of work, click on any image.           I try to define love. I try to define my body limits. I try…

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Why The Hermit Poet Still Loves His Vinyl Records

  I love old things. There is something very romantic about listening to vinyl records. Yes, it is nice putting five CD’s in a player and having a few hours of music playing before I have to change the disks. Purchasing songs from the internet and only paying the price…

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“My greatest teacher was in front of me my entire life.” | Reconnecting With My Mother | A Photographer’s Story Of Forgiveness, Love & Domestic Violence

  Photographer Hannah Kozak is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her 10 year book/project   ‘He Threw the Last Punch Too Hard ’.  To see Hannah’s body of work, click on any image.         I began photographing my mother in December, 2009…

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Romanticism, Probability & The Intricacy Of Love

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The idea of a soulmate never resonated with me. The suggestion is romantic, but mathematically a faulty plot. Without any effort, we can line up 10 attractive qualities for a mate, and the deal breakers or shortcomings…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | I loved Another Woman By Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac (1968)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.   To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:   I Loved Another Woman   Back to HOME PAGE

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“I grew up thinking that I was born the wrong way.” | Family, Love & Addiction

Written by:  Kaitlin Oster   Mom’s on Fire   My hair was dragged out, root to end, everyday. “I have hair like Daddy.” “And that’s why your father keeps it short,” my mother said cooly to six year-old me as she exhaled cigarette smoke upwards to the kitchen ceiling. I…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Little Green Apples Performed By O.C. Smith | “I Love You Song” (1968)

  This song goes out to all the guys who are happily married to an amazing woman. A successful marriage takes a lot of hard work. Love is the glue that holds it all together, but decade after decade, trust, respect, compatibility, along with so many other factors play important…

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Music | Ball and Chain Performed By Janis Joplin & Big Brother and The Holding Company At 1967 Monterey Pop Festival (Summer Of Love)

Good morning ! Here is a bone-shaking live performance to get your Friday started.    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE     BACK TO HOME PAGE  

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Men Women | Marriage, Relationships, Friendship, Love & Sex | Peeling Off The Human Condition Volume II By The Hermit Poet

  Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS   ‘Men, Women, Marriage, Relationships, Friendship, Love & Sex’ is volume II of the Peeling Off The Human Condition eBook series. In the first volume of this series, The Hermit Poet explored our collective behavior as it relates to society. In this…

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Family, Love, God & Surviving The Cancer Battle

  Documentary and Fine Art Photographer Ivanka Zagorska is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Revival’.  To see Ivanka’s body of work, click on any image.         ‘Revival’ is a documentary project influenced by the tragic loss of my mother…

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Music | Somebody To Love By Jefferson Airplane | Woodstock 1969

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection The Hermit Poet’s Eastern Philosophy Book Collection The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection…

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Finding Answers In Easy Places | Self-Respect, Love & Relationships

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   While approaching a check-in window for an early doctor’s appointment, three women on the other side of the counter were talking about woman number four (not present). “She needs to find someone that will make her love herself.” I bristled, barged in and said…

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Music | The Bright Moon Will Bring My Love To You (Ming Yue Qian Li Ji Xiang Si) By Wu Yingyin

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: The Bright Moon Will Bring My Love To You (Ming Yue Qian Li Ji Xiang Si) * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music…

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Following In The Footsteps Of Ancient Love

  Graphic Designer and Photographer Michiko Chiyoda is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the multimedia project ‘Oshichi’.  To see Michiko’s body of work, click on any image.         ‘Oshichi’ is a  heroine/doll of  ‘Yaoya Oshichi’, an old story which is based…

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Family, Love & Hate | Growing Up In Poverty | A Photographer’s Story

  Artist and Photographer John-David Richardson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Someday I’ll Find The Sun’.  To see John-David ’s body of work, click on any image.           I am a product of poverty. The circumstances of…

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Music | Chevy Van By Sammy Johns (1973) “We made love in my Chevy van”

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: Chevy Van * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Music | I’m Stone In Love With You By The Stylistics | Philadelphia Soul (1972)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: I’m Stone in Love With You * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Music | Lovesick Blues Performed By Emmett Miller and His Georgia Crackers (1925)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: Lovesick Blues * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Music | I Love You… I’ll Kill You By Enigma

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: I Love You… I’ll Kill You * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Music | I’m Not In Love By 10 cc | “Big Boy’s Don’t Cry” (1975)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: I’m Not In Love * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Poverty, Isolation & Love For The Land | Ancient Simple Living In Nardodipace, Italy

  Photographer Salvatore Federico is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘The Dwellings of Absence‘ .  To see Salvatore’s  body of work  click on any image.           Considered one of the poorest comune in Italy, Nardodipace has just more than 1.000…

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When Love Is Not Reciprocated | Intimate Portraits & Special Places

Photographer Gueorgui Tcherednitchenko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  portrait/documentary photography.  From his project ‘Crush’.  To see Gueorgui’s body of work click on any photograph.               I have been photographing people living through one-sided love stories, in locations strongly connected to…

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Music | Radio Zhou Xuan Announcement | Hua Yang De Nian Hua From Soundtrack In The Mood For Love By Zhou Yuan

Zhou Xuan (1918-1957)   This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.  * To purchase this soundtrack CD see Amazon.com below:   In the Mood for Love * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to…

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Music | Yumeji’s Theme (Theme From “In The Mood For Love”) By Shigeru Umebayashi

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:   Yumeji’s Theme (Theme from ‘in the Mood for Love’) * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to…

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The Uncertain Future After Love Has Fled

  Photographer Chloe Meynier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project  ‘Abandoned Dreams‘ .  To see Chloe’s portfolio and gallery click on any photograph.             Abandoned Dreams explores women’s roles in the 1950s, 60s and 70s, and deals with loneliness, emptiness, vulnerability…

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Music-The Tao Of Love From China CD By Vangelis

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE. To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: The Tao Of Love (Remastered)      

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A Japanese Legend Of Love & My Parents’ Divorce

  Photographer Yoshikatsu Fujii is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Red String‘.  To see Yoshikatsu’s body of work click on any image.       I received a text message. “Today, our divorce was finalized.” The message from my mother was written…

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A Greek Immigrant, A Community Diner & A Love Story From The 1940’s

  Writer & Photographer Caroline Corinne Evans Abbott  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From her project ‘How Van Met Phyllis: Curley’s Diner, Stamford CT, The Ruby Slipper Project‘.  To see Caroline’s body of work click on any image.   “Has anyone ever told you you…

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CMXXVIII-Love is Powerful

  I love her so much Decades Have gone by Sometimes I look at her and cry I’m a man Do not understand Why I’m so soft If I ever lost her My heart would stop pumping and die   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

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Love, Loss & Hope: The Stories From Syrian Refugees In Jordan

  Documentary & Street Photographer Fernando Vacaflores is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his book ‘The Portrait Of The Forgotten‘.  To see Fernando’s body of work click on any image.   The Ali Family            …

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Love, Aging & Family

  Photographer Kari Wehrs is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Keep Looking Up‘.  To see Kari’s projects click on any image.         Keep Looking Up is a story about love, aging, family, reflection, and re-growth. It is a quiet…

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Slovenia & France – Street Photography

  Street Photographer Tom Plevnik is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography images.   To see Tom’s gallery of photographs click on any image.                       See also: Street Photography By Tom Plevnik   Back to HOME…

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I love you-Tanka

Guess what I bought? A Bicycle built for two Jump on lets ride No worries we will find our stride Pedaling laughing so alive Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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B&W Street Photography Ecuador, Poland & Slovenia

  This black and white street photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Bob Ramsak  a reporter, photographer and editor at Piran Cafe. See also: Where is Piran Cafe?   Quito-Ecuador   Katowice-Poland   Ljubljana-Slovenia   CLICK ON THE IMAGE FOR THE BEST OF PIRAN CAFE.     CLICK…

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Lasting Love – Tanka

  Seems like yesterday Thirty years with each other Inseparable He sometimes thinks she’s buggy She say’s he’s a full time job   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Loneliness & Solitude | A Decade-Long Journey Through America

  Written and Photographed by Jean-luc Bertini   Mirror Effect – Text from the book American Solitudes In summer 2008, I spent two months driving around the Northeast USA, thinking all the time of my mother’s death, which happened virtually the day before I left. I was devastated and yet…

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Unapologetic Shades Of Queer

  Photographer iO Tillett Wright is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From the book ‘Self Evident Truths: 10,000 Portraits of Queer America’.   Click on any image for more info on iO Tillett’s ‘SELF EVIDENT TRUTHS’.           In the spirit of Richard…

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Red Willow

  Cinematographer and Photographer Dimitris Lambridis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘RED WILLOW’.  To see Dimitris’ body of work, click on any image.           “Red Willow” is the name of the Native American tribe of Pueblo Indians…

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“After the stroke, everything changed.”

  Portrait and Documentary Photographer Ali Smith is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘ After the Stroke’.  To see Ali’s body of work, click on any image.         My dad had been so rebellious, so unmanageable, so difficult for…

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Hijra | Bangladesh’s Third Gender

  Photojournalist  Zabed Hasnain Chowdhury  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Neither Man nor Woman’.  To see Zabed’s body of work, click on any image.           In Bangladesh transgender people are treated brutally because they do not have…

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Clothing | How to Minimize Production, Consumption & Disposal | Yumenoshima, Japan

  Photographer Maki Hayashida is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘BEFORE THROWN AWAY.  To see Maki’s body of work, click on any image.   On March 14th, 2020 At studio   On March 14th, 2020 At studio   On March 14th,…

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“…her best and most beautiful flashes of life…”

  Documentary Photographer and Political Scientist Aaron Gonzalez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Last Breath’.  To see Aaron’s body of work, click on any image.           In 2017, my grandmother Clara became seriously ill with pneumonia. As…

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Life’s Inevitable Changes

  Photographer Alexandros Vrettakos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Eternal Recurrence’.  To see Alexandros’ body of work, click on any image.           Life on our planet, as it evolves, is characterized by cyclicality in the form of…

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“a woman who bowed to no man or woman and courageously lived her life as she saw fit.”

  THOSE WHO DANCE by Josephine Sacabo   THOSE WHO DANCE tells the story of Nahui Olin, an incomparable woman born into and later expelled from Mexico’s high society in the early 20th century, who was both artist and muse to the likes of Diego Rivera and Edward Weston. Sacabo’s…

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Earth

  Artwork By AMY KANKA VALADARSKY   I am eight years old. A new country, a new language, no friends. Our small house, one of many identical cubes lining the street, overlooks endless dunes stretching all the way to the sea. The backyard – a square patch of dry soil,…

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An Homage To Nahui Olin

  Artist Josephine Sacabo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the series  ‘THOSE WHO DANCE’.  To see Josephine’s  virtual exhibition, click on any photograph. THOSE WHO DANCE’  on view until January 2, 2021, A Gallery For Fine Photography.     This series is an homage…

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Homosexuality In India | History, Struggles & Celebrations

  Photographer Sourojeet Paul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘FREEDOM OF LOVE’.  To see Sourojeet’s body of work, click on any image.     “It is my body and my wish… be gone demons.”     The individuals of LGBTQ community…

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Solo Dwellers | Recognizing The Value In The Self

  Photographic Artist Louise Gan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Home Alone’.  To see Louise’s body of work, click on any image.           While it is natural to seek company as social beings, we humans are increasingly…

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Hidden Individuality Forming A Collective Human Identity

  Written and Photographed by Louise Gan    As solo-living becomes the rising trend particularly in western societies, more and more of us are beginning to realise the importance of The Self. How should one face him/herself without constant exchange of conversation? How does one value him/herself, without any judgment…

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The Magical Tune Of The River

  Photographer Md.Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Song of the River: Bangladesh’.  To see Arif’s body of work, click on any image.     “Why she whispers like water” – Jibonando Das.     What is the song of…

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In The Name Of Freedom | Harsh Life In The Taiga

  Photographer Alexis Pazoumian is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Sacha’.  To see Alexis ’ body of work, click on any image.         SACHA, KING OF THE TAIGA In his quest for a sense of freedom that represents total…

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Appeasement Or Chutzpah?

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   What is the best way to engage when trying to get someone to buy what you are selling? Face to face interactions can be speedy and/or complicated, as one person is asking for something and the other…

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The Intrinsic Place Of Photographs In Our Lives

  PHOTOGRAPHY ARTICLES & TIPS   By Joelcy Kay, PHOTO CURATOR   The expectations and curiosity of waiting for a roll of film to develop rather days or hours depending on how old you are was mostly eliminated by the digital era.  But the feeling and desire of looking at…

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The River and I

  Portrait, Fashion and Fine Art Photographer Dorrie Mcveigh is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Adrift’. To see Dorrie’s body of work, click on any image.         On the 18th September 1975, when I was exactly 1 year and…

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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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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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Birdhouses: From Castles to Cottages | 20 Simple Homes and Feeders to Make in a Weekend By Alison Jenkins | Garden Book Review

    I love birds. My tropical garden is a safe place for birds to visit, play, mate, eat, and drink. Likewise, I was intrigued by the title and so I purchased the book. I have not built any of the birdhouses yet, but I plan to in the near…

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ART Book Review | African Masks: The Barbier-Mueller Collection

  I love masks. I have collected over 100 during my international travels. None of the masks in my collection are very expensive, but they are treasures to me. However, the 248 masks in the book African Masks-The Barbier -Muller collection are all museum quality. The collection was started in…

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Manuel Alvarez Bravo: Photographs and Memories | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

This Aperture published book is a nice selection of Manuel Alvarez Bravo’s black and white daily life artistic photographs that took place in Mexico from the 1920’s though the 1990’s. Every photograph has strong impact and is museum quality. The portraits display raw emotion and I especially like the photo…

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DELETE | A Social Tool Of Modern Society

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Has technology affected our humanity or society?   Today we are more dependent on technology than ever before. This has led me to wonder about the changes it has brought, and…

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Desert Life | The Saharawi People | Tinduf, Algeria

  Visual Media Artist and Photographer Bernat Millet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Bitter Sweet Soft’.  To see Bernat’s body of work, click on any image.             ‘Bitter Sweet Soft’ is a series of environmental portraits…

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Kolkata | City Of Joy

  Photographer Md Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  To see Arif’s body of work, click on any image.       The History of Kolkata When I think of Kolkata first thing strikes me that its history. Once upon a time Kolkata was the…

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Book Review | Birds Of The World | A Photographic Guide | Andrew Gosler General Editor

I love birds. Living in South Florida; it is always fun watching the many types of birds that live in and visit the area. About twenty-five years ago, I also had many pet birds. I even got into breeding and had multiple large cages hanging from trees all over the…

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

Poem 3 of 3 DCCCXX Originally published January 3rd, 2018   Bahia Walking along the Praia  I met a lady With   Long black hair streaked with gray She whispered: “Make love to me  only  this one time and I promise  Macumba  will make sure you always remember tonight.”  Now…

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A Search For Tiny & Meaningful Expressions

Written by Susi Bocks @ The Short of It   My love for the minutiae in writing began during 2018, as I learned more about poetry and the variety of styles out there; it pointed me in the direction of meaningful but constrained expression. That year, and since then, I’ve worked…

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“…we all need hope” | An Intimate Portrayal Of Aging

  Visual Storyteller Melinda Reyes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Quiet World of Aging’.  To see Melinda’s body of work, click on any image.   Carmela I met Carmela at Rosie’s Place, the 1st women’s shelter in the U.S., a…

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“once a Ticuna man is born, a tree is born” Life In The Depths Of The Amazon Jungle

  Photographer Ovidio Gonzalez Soler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Neoticuna’.  To see Ovidio’s body of work, click on any image.           There is a mystical connection between man and nature, for some reason that I…

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Cauliflower and Seafood Chowder

Portion feeds: 2 or 3 Ingredients: 1/2 of a medium size cauliflower around 4 cups 2½ cup of milk 1 fresh Thai chili pepper 1 glove of garlic ½ of small red onion 1 bunch of cilantro leaves – chopped 3 strips of bacon – chopped Salt Extra virgin olive…

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Recipes Of Hope

Written By Hope Wells @  Journey Into Hope 2020   Happy Friday   When I was younger, I always used to go into work on a Friday and say ‘it’s Friday and it’s great to be me’. And so today I am saying ‘it’s Friday and it’s great to be…

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“She has her mother’s eyes.” | The Impact Of Resemblance

  Artist, Photographer and Teacher Eric Mueller is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Family Resemblance’.  To see Eric’s body of work, click on any image.         What does it mean to resemble another person?   When I was forty-five,…

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Why Animals Can’t Be Your Valentine: Understanding Zoophilia 

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Some days ago, I watched a documentary called “Animal Passion” on YouTube. Ever since then, I cannot stop pondering the subject of zoophilia (derived from the Greek, zoo means “animal” and…

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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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CLIV

  Sitting on my beach chair Who the hell needs a career? Catching rays Reading philosophy books all day I’m not a frustrated big shot With an empty fridge  But has kitchen granite counter tops No I live in a sixty-four year old three room shack Concrete Block Structure Flat…

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Renewing Dialog With Allah On Dubai’s Highways

  Photographer Mohamed Somji is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Highway Prayers’.  To see Mohamed’s body of work, click on any image.         Worship For Muslims, the act of performing prayers is a fundamental observance and the primary pillar…

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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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Eggplant & Lobster Twist | Illustrated Recipe

Course: Entree Portion feeds: One Ingredients: 2 Asian eggplants – Shaped straight, the curve shaped eggplants are difficult to handle. 1 small lobster Extra virgin olive oil Kebab sticks soaked in water Twine Cilantro leaves Sauce Ingredients: 1 pinch of red chili pepper flakes ¼ tsp. of Chinese five spices…

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Pete Turner African Journey | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Outstanding alive color photography that wakes me up when resting in my recliner. 206 pages of intense color images of Africa. Every so often, I love lighting my pipe, reaching for this book, sit back, relax, and slowly flip the pages. Pete Turner understands color and you will not…

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Soldiers’ Stories | Life After Iraq & Afghanistan

  Photographer Jim Lommasson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Exit Wounds’.  To see Jim’s body of work, click on any image.   As a society, we need to understand that a consequence of sending soldiers to war is that the war…

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Ghosted

  Photographer, Co-founder and Member of 90’X Collective Mano Svanidze is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ongoing project ‘Things I Stole’.  To see Mano’s body of work, click on any photograph.     “Things I stole” is dedicated to a painful new dating…

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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 | 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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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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Eternal Trash | Consumerism

  Photographer and Artist Irina Heinz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘What will remain after me’.  To see Irina’s body of work, click on any image.   It is terrible to disappear – I want to leave a mark. Something eternal.…

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Tribal Art | The Living Tradition Of Bastar | Chhattisgarh, India

  Commercial and Social Documentary Photographer Sandeep Biswas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book ‘Jal Jungle Jameen | The Living Tradition of Chhattisgarh’.  To see Sandeep’s body of work, click on any image.   Initial Thoughts: The Soul of Chhattisgarh-  ©Dr Alka Pande…

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CCV

  Ten Thousand Islands Dropped anchor under stars We made love on sandbar   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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Seafood and Sausage Salad

Inspired by: Thai Cuisine Portion feeds: 3 Ingredients: 2 sausage links 2 stalks of lemongrass – pound the lemongrass with your meat mallet or the back of your knife. Cut the lemongrass into large pieces so it’s easier to remove later.  Lemongrass is not edible. 1 tbsp. of chopped mint…

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Photography Accessibility | The Gives & Takes

  PHOTOGRAPHY ARTICLES & TIPS   By Joelcy Kay, PHOTO CURATOR   I grew up with limited access to any aspect of photography; before anyone could imagine digital galleries dedicated to amuse strangers with images of what one had for breakfast or dinner.  Five decades ago in Brazil usually only…

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The Faces Of Shark Island

  Photographer Sean Izzard is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From the project ‘FACING BATE BAY’.  To see Sean’s body of work, click on any image.           Cronulla is a beachside suburb in the state of NSW, Australia. The locals are…

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Homosexuality | The Bibles’ Conflict Of Interest

  Written by: LIFE COACH  Carioca Da Gema   Having bad judgment of character will diminish the respect people have for you in your social circle and make you a risk for the ones you do business with. Is not unusual, to find on page 11 of a Google search…

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Photography Book Project | How To Organize Your Content

  How To Organize Your Photo Book | Part II   Book Layout: Choose the orientation that best fits the style of the images you plan to publish in your book. If most of your images were shot vertically then you want to choose a portrait orientation for your book…

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Experiencing Small Town America On Route 66

  Photographer Ellen Klinkel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project  ‘Route 66’.  To see Ellen ’s body of work, click on any photograph.           When traveling the American West, you are bound to come across Route 66, the Mother Road,…

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“…back to a place that simply doesn’t exist any longer.” La Paz 1970s

  Photographer Javier Molina/Albumen Gallery is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book ‘Returning to La Paz’. To see Albumen Gallery online exhibition now featuring ‘Returning to La Paz’  by Javier Molina, click on any photograph.       Albumen Gallery Javier Molina Online…

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Taste The Fruit

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: KODO Ancient Ways Lessons in the Spiritual Life of the Warrior/ Martial Artist By Kensho Furuya   “You can’t understand the world of the spirit, because you can’t let go of the materialistic world.” (Page 94)   Hermit Poet’s Comments:…

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Sleep

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: A Path To Oriental Wisdom By George Parulski, Jr   “Spring rain; How calmly  It falls.” (Page 154)   Hermit Poet’s Comments:  I love to sleep when the rain is lightly falling. Sleeping during this time is a major recharge…

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