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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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No Thought

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Qigong Meditation Embryonic Breathing By: Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming   Confucius said: ” Only knowing (how to) cease, can you then have steadiness. When there is steadiness, then (your mind) can be calm. When (your mind is) calm, then (you) can…

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  sitting at her desk wearing only sexy lingerie she is assertively typing away I whisper “ take a break and let’s play”   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue…

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Are You Trying To Size Me Up?

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   “What do you do?” Asks the woman sitting next to us, at one of the most trendy restaurants in the area, with tight seating arrangements; during the 90’s, when for many of us, money fell down from…

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1st Time

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Dogen’s  Extensive Record A Translation Of The Eihei Koroku Translated By: Taigen Dan Leighton & Shohaku Okumura    Master Xiangyan (d.988)   (Excerpt) He inadvertently swept up a pebble on an ancient path. What is it like, first hearing the sound…

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The Flow

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Secret Tactics Lessons from the Great Masters of Martial Arts By: Kazumi Tabata Publisher: Tuttle   It is said that when the Zen priest Mugaku was captured and about to be killed by Mongol soldiers, he recited the words: “The…

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Choosing A Mate | Sex With The Opposite Minded

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Do opposites really attract or would someone like-minded be a better choice? Sex is usually hotter with the non like-minded, as each participant can playfully and intangibly take turns staking their superior point of view on the…

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Scallops With Brie, Roasted Peppers & Basil | Illustrated Recipe W/ Veggie Version

Course: Appetizer Portion feeds: one Ingredients: 1 large dry sea scallop 4 fresh basil leaves 2 fresh mint leaves 1 red bell pepper Brie Black Pepper 2 tbsp. of olive oil Sauce Ingredients: 1 pinch of red chili pepper flakes ¼ tsp. of Chinese five spices Salt 1 small glove…

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Cookbook Review | The World Of Kebabs By Anand Prakash | Over 100 Recipes From Around The World

  This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Whether I’m travelling and eating kebabs or satay at a street stand, or barbecuing them at home, kebabs hit the spot when enjoyed with cold beers. Give me a bucket of jasmine rice, bottle…

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Book Review | An Encyclopedia Of Cultivated Palms By Robert Lee Riffle & Paul Craft

  When designing a tropical garden, it is not only important to have low multicolored, multi-textured plants, but also tall vertical trees that give the garden the deep jungle look.  This is were palms come into play.  I have several different types of palms in my tropical garden that give…

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Keeping A Low Profile

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Training The Samurai Mind A Bushido SourceBook Translated and Edited By Thomas Cleary Publisher: Shambhala   (Excerpt) “Warriors ought to keep their bravery inside, not showing it outwardly. This can be attained spontaneously after you studied both culture and arms.”…

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  turning off the international news sitting in total darkness listening to the cello smoking his corn pipe the old man becomes depressed about human viciousness   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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The Power of Ethnicity in the Islamic Religion

  Palestinians Rohingya Syrian Kurds Uighurs Why is their blood considered not as sacred as other Muslim blood?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   Edge of Humanity Magazine provides opinion articles, poems, and unbiased coverage of international relations and the global economy. Our think tank type analysis is…

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  today brown box arrived so many packs of seeds fresh vegetables Fall Winter Spring from my tropical garden   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my…

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  Chopping fire wood Working a sweat feels real good She stands in doorway Dressed warm this winter day Gestures me in to have my way   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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  Wife over fifty Change of life naturally Husband is target when her hormones not legit Yes Hunny As you see fit    Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing…

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  Pull away curtain Nice words do not make person Friends who speak their mind are not always the most kind They just stick time after time   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of…

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  Footsteps in the snow I lost faith so long ago Catching falling blades Now you say we should be friends Where to start to make amends   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of…

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  Rohingya Muslims Violently Tossed from their homes It is ethnic cleansing Myanmar’s hidden nightmare Why do only a few care?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   Who is The Hermit Poet?         See also: Poetry Back to the Home Page

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  late afternoon garden walk visiting friends who do not talk colors for my enjoyment never disappointment     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind,…

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  Have a look madam Treasures from across the land Please  Step right in Have some tea Sit on this stool Today Special price for you   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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  those who slice and dice are sloppy with the fine points sit and have patience overtime these mortals will slip on their wet deception   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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  People spread gossip because it pumps up their ego and they feel tall They say: “come to me and I will tell all” The person believes that they have the power to make someone fall In reality The one spreading the gossip Knows they are small   Copyright© Edge…

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  Could the end be near? Why is social media scared? Big boys Experimenting With no more likes Extra Extra Cracks in ice Who will control the mice?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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  I believed in you Then you went and crushed me too Cut glass all around Lost dreams never to be found Hope is buried in the ground   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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  Life full of sorrow He lost his pride long ago Standing on corner Asking only for a beer to hide fear of tomorrow   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can…

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  Puff Puff The Balloon Needs to be greatest in room Everyone must love me I’m Smart Beautiful Sexy Deep inside unhappy   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing…

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Grind Grind the wheel Life gave you a bad deal Everyone to blame Hurt all who enter your lane Decades went by Missed the train   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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  Taking just a bit Never one to be legit  Years took their toll In the end She lost all of  her beauty and is alone   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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  Grab a sheet let’s go After midnight beach our own Watching waves hit shore Making love like years before We talk of breakup no more   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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  She was easy on makeup  Jeans and a nice tight tank top Met at honky-tonk Danced Kissed, Drank beers Watched sunrise from back of pickup   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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  tiptoeing inside clandestina very shy just a little peep not even sure what she seeks obsessed with wizard’s mystique   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of…

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  Year after year Designing hauling digging Section after section The Hermit Poet Painstakingly Created his dream garden   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind,…

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  Another lazy day in Key West Fishing and diving Conch fritters and beer Watching sunset at the pier Rum runners and Daiquiris How about come sleep with me?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that…

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  Fort Liquor Dale Clean sandy beaches Blonde tan sexy females Sailboats Powerboats Hot tub parties for swingers   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind,…

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  Polished words on stone You have lost integrity Crying sympathy Tossing Queen of hearts in air Judgement day is near   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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Dawn Among An Ancient Treasure

Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The desert is dark The city lights are few The silence is overwhelming The morning fog consumes the site I’m alone to enjoy The Arabian horse knows the way back Cairo begins to wake up Call to Prayer Lights Car horns My…

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Small Business Wisdom # 2

  Toot Toot the horn Salesmanship not to be scorned Widgets must be sold Remember Every no One step closer to pot of gold   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can…

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Small Business Wisdom #1

  Customers are gold Market or nothing sold Balance Sheet is bible Innovate Do not copy rivals Stay liquid for survival   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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The Food We Eat | Meat

  Photographer Todd Forsgren is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The Jungle’.  To see Todd’s body of work, click on any image.   The Jungle is a series of photographs by Todd R. Forsgren that reflect on the consumption of meat.  The…

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Unanswered Riddles

  Fine Art Photographer and Visual Artist Jolien De Buyser is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘ORPHIC’ series.  To see Jolien’s body of work, click on any photograph.           Every photo in this series has its own story. Since…

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Photography Book Recommendation | The Suffering Of Light | Thirty Years Of Photographs | By Alex Webb With Afterword By Geoff Dyer

  If you are going to purchase only one photography book by Alex Webb; this would be the book to buy. It is  very heavy and extra large. I have other books by Alex Webb, but this one is a nice overall representation of thirty years of his work.  The…

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Photography Book Recommendation | Black Ladies By Uwe Ommer | Text By Calixthe Beyala

  Black Ladies is an erotic book that contains around 160 pages of superb photographs of African ladies (semi-nude) in the natural surroundings of Africa.  The photographs are professionally done and tasteful. The women are absolutely beautiful and display a tremendous amount of charisma. If you appreciate the beauty of…

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Book Review | The New Encyclopedia Of Orchids | 1500 Species In Cultivation By Isobyl la Croix | Forward By Phillip Cribb | Photographs By Manual Aubron

About the book: Do you enjoy collecting and growing orchids? If yes, then The New Encyclopedia Of Orchids is for you. The book contains detailed information of 1500 cultivated species in 350 genera. The contents include: introduction, cultivation, pests and diseases, conservation and propagation, A-Z list of orchids, glossary, bibliography,…

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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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  Snap Snap Bubblegum Waiting Will bus come? Rain falls Feet hurt Standing on wet dirt Water now stuck in my ear Shake Shake My head will not clear A man holding an old book walks up to me and mumbles: “The end of days is near”   Copyright© Edge…

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  Went out for walk Everyone texting would not talk  Inside shack too long Something appears very wrong Human interaction gone   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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  Slept long long time Still able to write poems that rhyme Left shack for look Met chap who spoke gobbledygook Confused Went home to read my books   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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 Running low on dough Got job on a shrimp boat Fell hard for the sea Now leave land regularly Open ocean is what I need   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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CCCLIX | Making the Land Work for Me

  Mornings Walk around tropical garden Collect dry coconuts Cut down Black Green Yellow Bamboo * Afternoons Sitting at my workbench Designing Constructing One of a kind Decorative home items   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so…

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Labor | “a place where mind and body mesh”

  Photographer Dick Blau is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Focus and Force’.  To see Dick ’s body of work, click on any image.         There is a moment I prize in the act of work, a  place where…

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  sometimes heavy tattered backpack can no longer be carried only solution walk away   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained 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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  Three Soft knocks on my front door I open to find a lady who stood in front of me and said: “I have heard from others about all the colors Can I please see the butterflies in your back garden?”   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

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  large fig leaf falls on stone patio interrupting quiet  night   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently scribble into poems.  Thank…

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strong wind hanging vine swings caterpillar clings bird bath dry algae begins to die   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained 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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Birds coming to eat Feeders full of seeds Fresh water in trays Goldfinches  Cardinals Blue Jays I watch an aerial ballet   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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  Wiping sleep from eyes Early morning went outside Picked oranges from tree Came in squeezed fresh juice for me Blessed with natures luxuries   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can…

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White powdered ski slopes Dressed warm and holding you close Lighting fireplace Rich dark chocolate fondue All night I make love to you   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue…

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Slowly sweeping leaves Squirrels playing in the trees Citrus fruit to eat Wind chimes blowing with the breeze Colorful birds eating seeds   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing…

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Saudis spreading word Iran also must be heard Who will grab more land while trying to spread their brand? Blood spilled in the desert sand   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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Building Confidence Through Communication | The Importance Of Presenting Yourself

  The Millennial Male Advice Guide to Being a Man By The Hermit Poet   It is important to be able to communicate effectively as well as have an excellent understanding of sales and marketing. The wheels of commerce as well as life are moved by sales. You can be…

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Inner Strength

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Kung Fu Book of Wisdom Sage Advice From The Original TV Series By Herbie J Pilato   ” … the outer strength is obvious… it fades with age and succumbs to sickness… The inner strength lasts through every heat…

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  She left me All I have is my 99 Cadillac No air I sleep in the back Crisscross USA Killing pain while riding highways Drive Drive Day after day   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so…

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  20 years I have not had a cell phone No interruptions   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently scribble into poems. …

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Do Not Compete! Unify! | The Intricacy Of Marriage | Part #1

  The Millennial Male Advice Guide to Being a Man By The Hermit Poet   Marriage is not only about love, but also about working as a unit. If one person is not operating at full speed or needs a rest, then the other will keep the boat sailing ahead.…

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How To Treat A Woman

  The Millennial Male Advice Guide to Being a Man By The Hermit Poet   Women are the most beautiful creatures on the planet. Whether you are dating or in marriage, it is important to treat your lady right. If in love, make sure to say “I love you” often.…

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  SAUDI GOVERNMENT Demands More USA blood for oil Isn’t our battle against Islamic Extremism Nursed and financed by The Saudis enough? Isn’t the high gasoline prices we pay enough? Isn’t the American government oblivious attitude towards chopping up a journalist enough? NO MORE BLOOD FOR OIL   Copyright© Edge…

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  She loves me Loyal Trustworthy Sexy Wears no makeup Very Very Very Low maintenance However Draws the line……………… Living like a nomad During 50’s, 60’s, 70’s +++ She said: “Old crows need a warm hole to crawl into”   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry…

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  Morning Spread tar on shack roof Afternoon Pull weeds Watch herb garden grow Nighttime Shish Kebabs on barbecue Frogs provide entertainment   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing…

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  All Illusion Once on top then fall to ground Gather all around Enjoy sweetness of life Tomorrow Misfortune may bite   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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  She works the laundromat Washes and folds clothes all day Makes peanuts for pay Can never keep bills at bay Yet she smiles everyday   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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  She is a programa Walks streets of Copacabana Used to work termas Sleeps with Gringos for reais Accepts This is her life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue…

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CCCLXXVI

  Minnows in sea Some march to mediocrity Squawking like ducks On and on they have no luck Waiting for delivery truck   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing…

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CCCLXXVII

  Stop sprinkling nonsense Lighting two bit incense Inside you know score Peddling fiction because bored No one trusts you anymore   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips…

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CCCLXXVIII

    let’s sell it all my love shack bikes books plants even LP’s no kids to feed travel world like hippies backpacks you & me   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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CCCLXXIX

  You look at me with contempt in your eyes You hate me, but there is no reason why I make you feel uncomfortable, because you cannot figure me out I’m not like you and this makes you want to shout You’re angry, because this is the only weapon that…

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CCCLXXX

  many rush by I’m not disturbed keeping my head down rarely do I make a sound sweeping scooping up bits of trash pushing my janitor cart back and forth across the concourse     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please…

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CCCLXXXI

  The  Wine glass 3/4 full of Cabernet Sauvignon Falling Oh so slow Onto the white ceramic tile floor Shattered Relationship no more   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue…

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