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Alzheimer’s In The Family | Searching For Lost Fragments Of My Childhood

  Photographer, Filmmaker and Artist  Norma Córdova, aka, shesaidred is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Fictitious Family’.  To see Norma’s body of work, click on any image.           My father was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 1997,…

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Bipolar Disorder In The Family

  Photographer  Léa Thijs is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project  ‘Safe House’.  To see  Léa’s body of work, click on any image.         Alain Thijs struggled with bipolar disorder for over 20 years, undiagnosed and trying to cope with…

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Family | The Good & The Bad

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The Family We Are Born Into Family can be beneficial or disastrous for one’s well being. Without taking away a person’s accomplishments being connected can make the rise to the top easier.  One will not be less successful because he or…

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Family | Our Public & Private Lives

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Public exposure can make a small problem into a catastrophic one.  The reality of our family life lives within the walls of our castle.  However, the assumptions of the ones outside of our fortress, even though unrealistic, can cause irreparable harm.…

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Family | More Members, More Problems

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   There are many families known by their tribulations. But are their struggles any different than the ones taking place in your family or mine?   How many members does the “X” family have? Every person comes into a group, whether it…

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Family Stories

  Photographer Charles-Henry Bedue is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the  ‘La Famille’ series.  To see Charles-Henry’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Charles-Henry Bedue     See also: Study of…

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By Her Bedside With Friends & Family | The Day My Mother Died

  Written by: Kaitlin Oster   The Ferryman   When I moved back into my apartment for my senior year of college, I noticed a large black spot on the ceiling. I called my mom to tell her and ask what she thought I should do about it, but she…

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Faith, Family & Alcoholism | Sasha The Healer Of Rubtsovsk & His Personal Pain

  Visual Artist and Documentary Photographer Valentin Sidorenko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Where the world ends’.  To see Valentin’s body of work, click on any image.           Sasha is 45 years old. His grandmother was a…

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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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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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The Family Struggles Behind My Charming   Childhood

  Photographer Thomas Duffield is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The whole house is shaking’.  To see Thomas’ body of work, click on any photograph.           Our home was a static caravan that sat quietly in a field…

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Daily Life On Historical Ground & Intimate Stories Of A German Family During World War II

  Photographer Nashalina Schrape is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Whispers in East Berlin’.  To see Nashalina’s body of work, click on any image.         This is the story of a house built in 1941 in East Berlin. Four generations…

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The Women In My Family | Identity, Home & Traditions

  Photographer Deedra Baker is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Ties That Bind’.  To see Deedra’s body of work, click on any image.         Ties That Bind explores the nexus of family through three generations of females within my…

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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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Depicting My Family’s Everyday Life In Historical Portraits

  Photographer Paola Leonardi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  From the project ‘Family Histories’.  To see Paola’s body of work, click on any image.         “Family Histories” is a series of portraits of my family members that reflects a personal interest…

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An American Family

  Photographer Jo Ann Chaus is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Sweetie & Hansom’.  To see Jo Ann’s body of work, click on any photograph.         This body of work was made over the seven-year period, 2008-2015.  With my…

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Music | Wabash Cannonball By The Carter Family (1929)

  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:   Wabash Cannonball * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME PAGE

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Helping An Ethnic Minority Family From Myanmar To Share In The American Dream | A Photographer’s Story Of Support

  Photographer Lorrie Dallek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘New Americans ‘.  To see Lorrie’s body of work click on any photograph.         My journey into the lives of the Sing-Hing family from Myanmar began almost four years…

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A Poem To My Father & Memories Of Family Days On The Farm

  Photographer Nicolas Hafele is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Sweet Water Memories‘.  To see Nicolas’ body of work click on any image.         Sweet Water Memories to my father (poem by my grandmother) afternoons of thunders together watching the…

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A Mother’s Very Personal Story Of A Family Living With PANDAS

  Photographer Lorena Turner is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this intimate documentary.   To see Lorena’s body of work click on any photograph.     My son was born around 5pm after a long and very difficult labor. The TV in the hospital room paralleled his birth with…

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Intimate Portraits Bringing Together Members Of A Orthodox Jewish Family

  Photographer Kovi Konowiecki is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From his project ‘Bei Mir Bistu Shein‘.  To see Kovi’s projects click on any image.           Bei Mir Bistu Shein portrays geographically distant members of an Orthodox Jewish family living in…

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The Hard Decision Of Moving A Family Member To An Alzheimer’s Care Home

  Artist and Photographer Matthias Koch is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Leaving Home‘.   To see Matthias’ selected work click on any image.         As caring for the elderly becomes a burden, the realization of having to move…

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An Imaginary Sibling For A Lonely Child: China’s Family Planning   Restrictions

  Photographer Fan Shi San is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  From his project ‘Two Of Us‘.  To see Fan’s projects click on any image.           I started ‘Two of Us’ in 2009. I photographed people who grew up as an only…

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Italians, Family, Food & Tradition

  Photographer Jess Carey is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   From her project ‘An Italian family tradition: Tomato sauce making’.  To see Jess’ body of work click on any image.   1.Boil the tomatoes   My father’s parents are salt-of-the-earth people. They are humble,…

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Huge Factory Farms & Lower Food Prices Driving Small Family Farms Out Of Business In South Wales

  Documentary Photographer Andrei Nacu is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Small Family Farms In South Wales‘.  To see Andrei’s body of work click on any image.           There are many reasons for the decline of family farms…

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Luca’s Family: One Income & One Room For Eleven In Bucharest

  Documentary Photographer Odeta Catana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Luca Family‘.  To see Odeta’s body of work click on any image.           Luca Family, Valerian and Iordana, got married about 20 years ago, and…

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An Intimate Portrait Of A Serbian Family Seeking Asylum In Belgium

  Fine Art Documentary Photographer Isabelle Pateer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Room 26.10.12‘.  To see Isabelle’s body of work click on any image.       During an assignment for the Belgian federal agency for the reception…

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Family Dynamics

  Fine Art & Editorial Photographer Katrina D’Autremont is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Si Dios Quiere‘.  To see Katrina’s projects click on any image.         ” Si Dios Quiere” explores issues of intimacy and distance…

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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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Joe’s Junk Yard – One Family’s Version Of The American Dream

  Photographer Lisa Kereszi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Joe’s Junk Yard‘. To see Lisa’s body of work click on any image.                 What was the junkyard like yesterday, Nannie?             Same as always—lousy.…

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Intimate Portrait Of A Nicaraguan Family – 1985

  Photographer Janet Delaney is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Managua, Nicaragua 1985‘. To see Janet’s gallery of projects click on any image.                     See also: South of Market 1978-1986 By Janet…

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Severe Disabilities & Family Struggles The Agent Orange Death Trail

  Commercial Photographer Youngho Kang is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Weapons That Kill The Future‘.  To see Youngho’s gallery of work click on any image.         The War, as we know it, has ended…

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Candid Photography Essay – Family Fun In England

  This photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer Tony Edenden.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and…

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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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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 | 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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CXL

  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 #60

  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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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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Chinese Household Goods

  Photographer Huang Qingjun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Family Stuff’.  To see Huang’s body of work, click on any image.         Huang Qingjun has spent 16 years phographed 102 families with their belongings. The series ‘Family Stuff´,…

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Music | San Francisco | Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair (1967) Performed By Scott McKenzie | Forest Gump Soundtrack

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To watch and  listen at Monterey 1967 on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Forrest Gump (Original Soundtrack)   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s…

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Music | “Blowin’ in the Wind” (1967) Performed by Joan Baez | Forrest Gump Soundtrack

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

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Forrest Gump (1994) | 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: Forrest Gump by Paramount     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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Picking Only Ripe Fruit

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Taoist Yoga Alchemy & Immortality By:  LU K’UAN YU (Charles Luk)   “Let all thought come and go; awareness Of them without clinging is true training. All attachments are wrong whereas Inertness to false voidness leads.”     Hermit Poet’s…

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Follow This Way Or Get Out Of The Way

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Does It Matter? By: Alan Watts   “Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one seeking it; The path there is, but none who travel it.” (Page 110)  …

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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…

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Aral Sea Stories

  Journalist and Documentary Photographer Iulia Galushina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From the project ‘The Almost Sea’.   To see Iulia ’s body of work, click on any image.         Half of the century ago a sea disappeared from the face…

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Billy Jack (1971) | 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: Billy Jack (DVD)     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic…

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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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Book Review | Gemstones Of The World By Walter Schumann

  If you have an interest in gemstones as a hobby or professionally, then this book is for you. This heavy average size book is stocked full of color photographs and very detailed information. Areas covered include: gemstones and their influence, terminology, origin and structure, properties of gemstones, deposits and…

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Pulling Oneself Up From The Abyss

  Nibbling On Western History, Quotations & Philosophy Series   Source: Vagabonding An Uncommon Guide To The Art Of Long Term Travel By: Rolf Potts   “The man who is truly good and wise will bear with dignity whatever fortune sends, and will always make the best of his circumstances.”…

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Music | Spinning Away By Suger Ray | The Beach Soundtrack

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   The Beach: Motion Picture Soundtrack by Blur and Mory Kante (2000) – Soundtrack   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See…

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Music | Porcelain By Moby | The Beach Soundtrack

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

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The Beach (2000) | 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 Beach     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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ART Book Review | Arts Of Africa | 7000 Years Of African Art By Curator Ezio Bassani

  Arts of Africa is a luxurious hardcover book that is an excellent display of the culture of Africa. 412 pages of large professional photographs and detailed information.The topics include: Ancient art, The Ancient Art of Nigeria, The Archaeological Excavations of Nigeria, At the Origins of Dogan Sculpture, African Ivories,…

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