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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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corruption  acknowledges no pain population  begs for change Miami’s luxury real estate place to park illicit gains  soldiers  follow the dictator & generals’ orders until butchering arrives at their door  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry &…

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mind’s web accumulates past calculates future struggles with present to cooperate  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME…

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Haiku #259

Dispassionate fog Provides Concealment for Predator and prey  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge…

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Elegantly dressed, she eagerly waited at the railway station. By late afternoon, head down, slowly walking away, realizing the satisfying roleplay sessions would never happen again.  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook |…

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cocooned in studio decades forming clay twisted stiff fingers unsold sculptures  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME…

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Growing Up In A Silent Home | A Photographer’s   Story

  Photographer Katia Morichetti is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The Impossible Elsewhere’.  To see Katia’s body of work, click on any  image.           A few days before my eighth birthday, my parents took me to a child psychologist. …

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Disappearing Circus

  Photographer  Luca Santini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘CIRCUS: A noi ci bagna la pioggia e ci asciuga il vento’. To see  Luca’s body of work, click on any image.           The Vassallo family is a…

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The Real You

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   The Real You   I wonder what you dreamt about, before you ever knew failure. What was your heart’s desire,  before you ever let them break it.   Text ©…

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Daily Life | 1970s & 1980s

  Photographer Dan Lenchner  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Dan’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Dan Lenchner     See also: Color Gallery By Dan Lenchner    …

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The Village

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   The Village   It takes a village to raise a child. My mother, being a single mother, needed that to be true more than anyone. She worked herself to death…

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Peasants Congregate On the street Submissively Waiting Holding bowls While Privileged Donate Soup of the day  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit…

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No expensive toys Laughing Smiling Riding water buffalo Free entertainment for children  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to…

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 technologically advanced species remained primitive warriors until extinction  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge…

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Garden swing Sitting Cutting Pieces of pear Using Sharp knife Hedonistic bites Under Moonlight  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  *…

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Young girl Sitting on dirty blanket Tiny fingers Reaching into packet Scarfs down Leftover French fries Mother Collected While Begging on the street  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories…

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  window seat crowded city bus long  slow  stop and go ride discussing history with  older gentleman holding  stack of books  from the public library who  asked me an  illuminating  question: Do you think today’s upheaval is just another cycle, or an inevitable march towards perpetual evil?  * Find More…

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Hospital bed Connected to IV drip Urine half fills container Days pass examining ceiling Scheduled Tests Medication Frustration  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By…

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Roofing Eight stories tall Do not fall Shirt off Sun cooking my skin Long day Muscles hurt Tomorrow Do it again  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography…

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leaky faucet drip drip I just was riding the drift same same power game building blocks one two three your lungs full of rage STOP shouting at me I did not ask for fame forget my name No you will not piss on my grave I’m camouflaged disappearing into dust…

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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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  plants need to drink ancient vessel leaks happiness is what everyone seeks however humans suffer Who controls the switch? faith  continues  to make its pitch  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical…

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home in the shadows waiting alone wife cries while  husband  sitting at the bar washes down reality  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The…

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falling clutching onto failures all the way down  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge…

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rats scatter up down coconut tree confused used no serenity animosity festers engulfed by fraudulent broadcasters camouflaged decay 1% dictates the plays listen to what they say stand in line meantime plundering financial system is not a crime  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet…

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boondocks sitting in a shitbox cross gate arms down watching train roll by wish I caught that ride any change will improve life  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories…

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STAMPED “Bad Luck” always jump on the back of wrong truck struggling glue no longer holding fragments together misery goes on forever  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories |…

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sidewalk busy intersection pacing around and around and around hysterically scratching lottery card the lady stopped raised her arms called out over and over and over “I won 5 bucks”  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry &…

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park bench silence a man sat next to me and said “all I have left is my mind Can you hear the chimes? that magnificent sound is keeping me alive”  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry &…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

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prey on those living in misery crush disadvantaged use legal system for advantage accumulate luxury frivolous things ego sings fool peasants with razzle-dazzle free pass for the jackals  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography *…

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regurgitate history today Does it even matter? morality deranged climate change technology on speed train Who has the power to slow it all down before society drowns?  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook…

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give just a little take a lot you always ask for a doggy bag extra packets of sugar in the pocket scrapping leftover bits from your dinner plate small takes subsisting as a cheapskate  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human…

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I no longer perform in the circus useless try harder What for? the puppet master keeps the score taking his cut constant hunger in my gut I search for the fresh only find the rotten top layered with cream underneath smashed dreams  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels…

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followed by ducks the fisherman walks chewing betel nut content spending most days sitting on the bank casting his line into the river  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories…

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Emergency Room

  Documentary Photographer Leah Nash is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From ‘The Night Shift’ project.  To see Leah’s body of work, click on any image.         The Night Shift: A rare look at the complicated work of saving lives. On a…

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The Struggles Of A Woman Re-entering Society After Decades Of Incarceration

  Public Defender and Photographer Sara Bennett is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Life after life in prison’ project.  To see Sara’s body of work, click on any image.    “I have to go to three state-mandated programs. I like my individual…

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her soul desires more masquerading as a whore grinding on selective flesh  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to…

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bike stored in dark shed tree frog resting on cushy seat everyone deserves comfortable place to sleep  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The…

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Romania

  Architectural and Landscape Photographer Omri Talmor is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Romanian Roots’.  To see Omri’s body of work, click on any image.           My father was born in the small village of Bucecea which is located…

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What Does It Mean To Be English?

  Photographer and Poet Julia Katharina Keil  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘There Will Always Be An England’.  To see Julia’s body of work click on any image.     For three weeks, I skimmed the surface of culture, identity…

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The Struggles Of An Aging Population | Rural Latvia

  Social Documentary Photographer Gunta Podina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the ‘Rural Living Latvia’ project.  To see Gunta’s body of work click on any image.           Rural Latvia is undergoing demographic change. As young people leave the countryside…

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The Complexity Of Gender Identity

  Photographer Artist Monica Gorini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this project.  From ‘The Wrong Body’ series.  To see Monica’s body of work, click on any image.     Boundaries in human experience Boundaries, real or perceived, and the related concerns are emerging topics in our contemporary world…

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Walking Along The Seashore Without My Mother

  Graphic Designer and Photographer Michiko Chiyoda is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Starting a New Journey’ project.  To see Michiko’s body of work, click on any image.         After a long struggle with sickness, my mother passed away. Since…

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Ousted Without Proof | The Witch Stigma | Ghana

  Photojournalist Louise Wateridge is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Alleged Witches in Northern Ghana’ project.  To see Louise’s  body of work click on any image.         Kukuo: Alleged ‘Witch’ Camp This series takes place in Kukuo Witch Camp…

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The Endless Search For A Place To Call Home | Syrian Refugees | Turkey

  Photographer Esa Ylijaasko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project  ‘November is a beginning’.  To see Esa’s  projects click on any image.         I’m sitting in a 32 square meter apartment in Istanbul that has no toilet or…

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Enduring Nostalgia & Starting Over | Baku To Rhode Island | A Photographer’s Story

  Photographer Dennis Yermoshin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From ‘My Fellow Americans’ project.  To see Dennis’ body of work click on any image.       I was born in Baku, Azerbaijan in 1982. My family and I came to America as refugees…

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Acid Attack Survivors’ Stories | Life, Society & Forgiveness

  Business Research Analyst and Photographer Jai Thakur is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this story.  From the project ‘The Fighting Souls’.  To see Jai’s body of work click on any image.     The Fighting Souls – Story of Acid Attack Survivors Face is a valuable asset…

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The Hustle & Bustle At The Fishing Port Of Kafountine | Senegal

  Photographer Cristian Sarmiento is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Tefes’.  To see Cristian’s essays click on any image.         The port of Kafountine, in the Senegalese region of Casamance, attracts every morning its locals and hundreds of go-getters…

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Preserving Their Way Of Life | The Polish Community Of Montreal

  Documentary Photographer Dorothée Nowak  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘Dom Polski’’.  To see Dorothée’s  body of work click on any image.         ‘Dom Polski’ is a documentary project based on the Polish community of Montreal. Its…

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Saving The Lives Of Undesirable   Dobermans

  Documentary Photographer Raisa Mikhailova  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this story.  From the project ‘Tanya & Her Kids’.  To see Raisa’s body of work click on any image.           Tanya always liked Dobermans. They are noble, clever dogs with a vulnerable and…

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Euskal Herria | The Men & The Land

  Photographer Yannick Bourcier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the book ‘Euskal Herria’.  To see Yannick ’s  body of work click on any photograph .   Basque Country, Euskal Herria in Basque language           The Basque Country region extends over…

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Life In Hasankeyf & The Dam Construction Submerging Its Ancient History

  Photojournalist Salvo Buffa  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Hasankeyf’ project.  To see Salvo ’s  projects click on any image.   The Dam     The construction is part of the Southeastern Anatolia Project. When complete, the dam will support a 1,200 MW…

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Meet Your Minicab Driver | London

  Portrait, Documentary and Commercial  Photographer Jonathan Goldberg is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘In Between Jobs’. To see Jonathan’s body of work click on any image.   London Minicab Drivers Cab drivers in London perform an invaluable job, yet the…

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Wandering Quiet Streets | Montreal

  Photographer Thomas Bouquin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his ongoing series ‘Spirit In The Night’.  To see Thomas’ body of work click on any image.         Spirit in the Night is a personal portrait of Montreal made during night wanderings.…

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Environmental Portraits | India

  Documentary Photographer and Filmmaker Jonny Pickup is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  environmental portrait/documentary photography.   To see Jonny’s body of work click on any image.                     See also: Poverty In Tea By Jonny Pickup      

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Earning A Living Away From Home | The Simple Life Of An Iranian Man in Dubai

  Street Photographer Abdul Hameed Thahir  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Baker Abdul Jawad’.  To see Abdul’s projects click on any image.           Abdul Jawad is a ‘roti’ maker (baker) residing in Dubai for over seven years. …

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Art, Architecture & The History Behind The Fading Havelis In Shekhawati

  Photographer David Zurick is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book ‘A Fantastic State of Ruin’.  To watch the book trailer click on any image.           A Fantastic State of Ruin: The Painted Towns of Rajasthan Scattered within the…

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“survivors…have learned to push the pain to the back of their minds” | 1963 Toc Mountain Landslide | 2000 Dead & The Silence Of Political Power

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘The Wall of Silence’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.     THE WALL OF SILENCE   At 22:39 on October 9, 1963, a 2 km…

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Rabun | Life In Rural America

  Photographer Jennifer Garza-Cuen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From her project ‘Rabun’.  To see Jennifer’s gallery click on any image.         RABUN Located in northeast Georgia and situated amongst the Blue Ridge Mountains of Appalachia, Rabun is steeped in cultural specifics…

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  Canoa Quebrada Proud Teenage boy Tossed his net Into the sea Catching Camarao To bring home for family * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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Always Hungry With Prader-Willi Syndrome | Suzanne’s Story

  Documentary Photographer Peggy Ickenroth is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Suzanne Living With Prader-Willi Syndrome’.  To see Peggy’s  body of work click on any image.   Shopping, going to a supermarket or going out for dinner are considered normal and activities…

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“one last ride…before the lights go out” | Fantasy & My Childhood Memories | Amusement Parks’ Stories

  Photographer Eleonora Ronconi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘once upon a time…erase una vez…’  To see Eleonora’s body of work click on any image.         Like most children of my generation, I was an avid reader with…

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Alzheimer’s Disease | Patients’ Daily Life

  Photographer and Fine Artist Bethany Lambrou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From book/project ‘Stafford House’.  To see Bethany’s body of work click on any image.         Lambrou began this project in 2013, after witnessing a close family friend suffering with…

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“I don’t want to die.” | HIV Positive Youth | Social & Physical Struggles | Uganda

  Photojournalist Carol Allen-Storey is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project Teens and the Loneliness of AIDS.  To see Carol’s body of work click on any photograph.   AIDS continues to be a disease feared but not understood as education is sparse and the…

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Into The Abyss Of Our Own Mind | Visceral Art & Ambiguous   Narratives

  Photographer Elena Helfrecht is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this narrative.  From her ongoing project ‘Plexus’.  To see Elena’s body of work click on any photograph.     I dreamt of my grandmother, whose hand I held while she turned into wax.  I asked her what hurts…

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“…pregnant woman. Her remains was only skeleton, and I saw a baby skeleton inside her.” | What Happened When The Bombs Went Off? | Hiroshima & Nagasaki | War Stories

  Photographer Keiko Hiromi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Hibakusha’.  To see Keiko’s body of work click on any photograph.   Lest we forget­­ After a 20-year absence, I revisited Hiroshima and Nagasaki this June. I had learned about the…

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Standing at a busy street corner The Man A large beer can is his microphone Over and over Pacing Yelling “Family, home, money All taken away”    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018  

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“I was forced to have sex when I was nine or ten years old…” | Stories From Bangladesh’s Brothel Island

  Photographer Shahadat Hossain is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “Banishanta: World of Sinners “ .  To see Shahadat’s body of work  click on any photograph.                Banishanta is a tiny island off the coast of…

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“life goes on when we are not present” | Returning To My Motherland | Portugal

  Cinematographer,  Photographer and Teacher Vitor Queiroz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this narrative photography.  From his project ‘Portugal: 2 and a half years later’.  To see Vitor’s body of work click on any photograph.         Landed in the Lisbon Airport on a hot…

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Confined To His Home Under The Chilean Sky | The Late Stage Of Hugo’s Life & His Story

Portrait and Documentary Photographer Constanza Hevia H is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poetic documentary.  From her project ‘The Time I have Left’.  To see Constanza’s body of work click on any photograph.         “The witches have said I will live a long time. I…

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Constructing My Own Artificial Eternity | Loneliness & A Silicon Sex Doll I Named Eva

  Visual Artist June Korea is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ’Still Lives: Eva’.  To see June’s body of work click on any photograph.       “This is not about a sex doll, but all about our solitary existence in human…

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Taming The Machine | Free Digital Literacy | Abbadia, Italy

  Documentary Photographer Emiliano Palei @ tamajano.com is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “PAAS ABBADIA’.  To see Emiliano’s body of work  click on any image.       PAAS (assisted access points to web services) was launched in the early 2000’s with…

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On The Foundry Floor

  Documentarian  Bernadette Fox is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘We don’t do miracles and God don’t do patterns‘.  To see Bernadette’s body of work click on any image.           Spending just a few hours, let alone an…

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Returning To Israel

  Documentary Photographer Ludmila Ketslakh is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  From her project ‘Time Honored – Israel‘.  To see Ludmila’s body of work click on any image.           Growing up in a Jewish Russian family I didn’t understand the…

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Irish Travellers | Ireland Ethnic Group | Their Traditions & Struggles

  Humanitarian Photographer Michele Zousmer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘The Other Side Of Ireland‘.  To see Michele’s galleries click on any image.           Much of my own personal work is based on individuals who are…

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Female Stereotypes | Out Of The Darkness

  Artist  Mayumi Lake is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this fine art/portrait photography.  From her project ‘Æther’.  To see Mayumi’s body of work click on any image.   Images courtesy of Miyako Yoshigana Gallery, New York           The series of portraits of women…

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Left For Dead | The Eyewitness Accounts Of Rapes, Decapitations, Tortures & Other Crimes Against Humanity | The Rohingya   Decimation

  Reportage Photographer David Verberckt is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Stateless Rohingya‘.  To see David’s body of work click on any image.         During the past several years, I have been documenting the plight of the Rohingya Muslim…

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