Search results for ‘memories’

Peaceful Memories

  Rolling hills Century old farmhouses A forgotten lifestyle Kept alive by the old folks   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…

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Memories Of France’s Coastline

  Artist Christy Titus is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Silver Coast.  To see Christy’s body of work, click on any photograph.         These images are part of the project Silver Coast, a site-specific installation of cyanotypes and digital color…

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

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

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Photography | A Language To Express My Memories

  Photographer Kathleen McIntyre is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Color Me Softly’.  To see Kathleen’s body of work, click on any image.           As a young girl, I was a quiet and an observant girl, lost in…

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Exploiting Memories Of Hard Times

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema    “He comes from nothing” We all have heard this phrase multiple times and it is usually accompanied by the person’s achievements. The same humble beginnings can have contrasting results in people’s lives.  Some strive to succeed at…

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“It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis   In the Shadow of Narcissa My Brother Insists that I Cannot See Canada   I am four. My dad and I are sharing a birthday cake, blowing out the candles together. This excites me – that we get to share something. It makes…

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Mysterious Memories

  Photographer Stefania Orfanidou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Jaguar Sun’.  To see Stefania’s body of work, click on any image.           “Our memories are dreams, the house of the past has become a great image, the…

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Trying To Understand Myself Through Fragmented Memories Of My Childhood

  Photographer Shaun Pierson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Alvine Road’.  To see Shaun’s body of work, click on any image.             I remember laying my head in my grandfather’s lap after he had pulled a…

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The Time My Mother Broke Her Back | Childhood Memories

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis   In the Shadow of Narcissa | I’m Crying because the President has Been Shot   I have a babysitter one afternoon and her name is Penny. My brother’s not home yet. He’s at nursery school. My grandmother will be bringing him home soon. I…

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Memories Of An Adopted Child

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis    In the Shadow of Narcissa | There is a woman in my house who takes care of things.   I’ve awoken with so much sleep in my eyes that I can’t open them. I’m convinced I’ve gone blind. I’m nearly 3. Terrified, I slip…

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Childhood Memories Of My Mother’s Turmoil

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis   In the Shadow of Narcissa An Intimate Memoir of Childhood   I can separate it out by houses; the ebb and flow of my mother’s turmoil. She was my adoptive mother. In the forward-thinking times of the early 1960s, it was thought best…

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Women | Their Memories, Emotions & Intimate Portraits

  Photographer and Art Historian Eleonora Pecorella is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From the project ‘WOMEN’S ENERGY’.  To see Eleonora’s body of work, click on any image.   My mother was a feminist, and I grew up in Italy in the seventies surrounded by…

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Memories Of Wilderness | Grande Cache, Alberta, Canada

  Photographer Eamon Mac Mahon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Landlocked’ project.  To see Eamon’s body of work, click on any image.         This project looks at remote resource towns of northwestern Canada, and the vast areas of uninhabited…

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Memories Or Induced Images | Television & Our Minds

  Street and Documentary Photographer Görkem Keser is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Dead Retina’ project.  To see Görkem’s portfolios, click on any image.           Can technology steal our memories? This is a very important question we need to…

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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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Finding Lost Memories In Abandoned Life’s Treasures

  Photographer Alex Llovet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Fragmented Memory 1‘.  To see Alex’s body of work click on any image.         This selection of images is a small taste from my early works based on the search…

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How Our Visual System Works & The Impact Of Photographs In Our Memories

  Neuroscientist, Photographer and Writer Dr. Joshua Sariñana  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his On Photography article series  ‘Memory, Photography and the Human Brain‘.   To see Dr. Sariñana photographic projects and articles click on any image.   There is a good deal written about the similarities…

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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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Searching For Historical Memories In Contemporary Mainland China

  Photographer and Multimedia Storyteller Sabrina Merolla is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her series ‘Dunwu – Epiphanies‘.  To see Sabrina’s body of work click on any image.     The series is part of an ongoing research on lishi jiyi, “historical memory”, in…

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“This was life in Kensal” – Memories Of My Hometown

  Photographer Lewis Ableidinger is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘A Town You Haven’t Heard Of – Kensal, ND‘.  To see Lewis’ body of work click on any image.           Kensal (population 163) is…

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Forgotten Memories

  Artist and Photographer Allison Rufrano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. These photographs are from her project ‘Memory Box‘.  To see Allison’s portfolio click on any image.     The Memory Box Collection is a way for me to remember and honor beloved friends and…

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My Grandparent’s Home, My Vessel Of Memories Is Now Gone

  Commercial Photographer Joshua Spees is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project ‘Richard & Thelma‘.  To see Joshua’s body of work click on any image.           Everything from my childhood has disappeared. My childhood homes are…

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My Childhood Memories & My Grandmother’s Abandoned House

  Photographer Anne-Sophie Guillet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from her project & book ‘Reminiscence.  To see Anne-Sophie’s body of work click on any image.       “Reminiscence” rem-i-nisens : an account of what is remembered: the recurrence to the mind of…

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Country Living | Russia

  Photographer Kristina Rozhkova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Dacha’.  To see Kristina’s body of work, click on any image.         I first had the idea to dedicate this cycle of works to dacha life [country living] almost…

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Thoughts

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Like liquid on flat surface They run Deep diving into the crater of my memories Moving around searching for murkiness To fester   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my writing helped or entertained you in any way, please…

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Perceptions Of Our External World

  Artwork By Edgar Invoker   Edgar is an artist working at the intersection of abstraction and surrealism, which is true not only in relation to his style of painting, but also relates to the topic of his research. Being passionate about painting since early years he successfully graduated from…

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Georgia’s Wilderness
“…what we are doing to protect these places that have existed for centuries in this natural state…”

  Artist Anne Berry is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Land of the Yaupon Holly’.  To see Anne’s body of work, click on any image.           The truly wild places on this earth are blessings and deserve to…

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Art | Tradition & Technology

Art | The Written Words Presented By NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     Written By Joelcy Kay | Curator @ NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY & Edge of Humanity Magazine   “These forces I feel that make the world around me seem unimportant. This need I have to communicate while no one…

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Mystery

    Artwork By Daria Amaranth   “I like the feeling of an inexplicable mystery, that envelops like a fog, I need to put a feeling into a photograph, something completely deep in every picture. In many ways fine art photography is a stream of consciousness and unconsciousness for me,…

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Clearing The Docket At 50 

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Life goes through a tremendous spin in our first five decades. At fifty without thinking that our life is over we start prioritizing our time. Let’s face it the time is really ticking now, and watching commercials between our favorite shows…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2020

  The Components Of Beauty In Uganda’s Culture   Written by Andronicus Enoch Muwanguzi        “I want you to respect me as a person but please choke, slap, bite, spank, restrain and call me a dirty slut…”   Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues  …

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Blending Past & Present Lands

  Artist Ellen Jantzen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay .  From the project ‘Mid + West’.  To see Ellen’s body of work, click on any photograph.           (A visual essay on adaptation and acceptance in relocation/immigration and migration) Some say…

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Childhood Stories & The Smell Of Things

  Photographer Lena Altshul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Smell’.  To see Lena’s body of work, click on any image.   Strawberry jam There were always plenty of strawberries, and my grandmother used to make jam out of them. Its scent…

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Philosophical Rambling | Punishment & Mind

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   For sake of this argument let’s agree that the facts on both stories below are indisputable truths.   Story#1 A drunk driver killed a young woman. Days before the trial the driver got shot while interrupting a playground shooting and saved…

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FACES

  Artwork by Sari Piek “Gradually Sari Piek found a way for herself to combine both the craftsmanship with her urge to experiment, which resulted in sometimes highly abstracted faces, bigger than real live, on canvas. Also, on paper, sometimes in many thick layers, she conjures up faces from the material,…

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As One Battleground Turns Into Another | WWII Veterans | Ukraine

  Photojournalist Igor Chekachkov is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the series ‘VETERANS’.  To see Igor’s body of work, click on any image.           Each May veterans of World War II come out into the streets of post-soviet cities under…

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Repurposed Materials Sculptures

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

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The Stories Of Eight Women Adapting To Their New Places

  Photographer Xenia Fedorova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘ Home Sweet Home’.  To see Xenia’s body of work, click on any image.   Home is where peace is. Even when something incredible, dangerous, and surreal is happening behind the walls.…

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Mother

  He does not remember much about his mother Even when at times Drifting through murky memories If he did not have a photo of her he would not remember what she looked like Over 60 years living with this emptiness   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If…

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Rural Life | Burgundy, France

  Photographer Sharon Draghi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Pastoral’.  To see Sharon’s body of work, click on any image.           This project is about a small village in Burgundy, France – the village where my husband’s…

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Old & Beat-Up

  Clock ticks Bad memories stick Try to sleep Days go by Beard is now white Youth gone Please Sing me a happy song   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine…

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Mama, Are You Proud of Me?

  Photographer Reba Jenson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Mama, Are You Proud of Me?’.  To see Reba’s body of work, click on any image.         “When I was seven years old, my mother died. Mama, Are You…

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  Childhood memories Blank Nothing written No explanations Denial   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 into poems.  Thank You…

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The Real Value Of Things

  Photo-Based Artist Marina Font is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this photo essay.  From   ‘THE WEIGHT OF THINGS’ series.  To see Marina’s body of work, click on any image.         What happens when the weight of something is determined by other attributes? How much…

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“After the stroke, everything changed.”

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

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

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

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Feeling The Rain

  Artwork By ALESSIO TREROTOLI   “The rain washes memories off the sidewalk of life”, Woody Allen said in an old movie. Raindrops, like in a blues song, fall with a repetitive but fascinating rhythm, awakening, as they were called in XVII century, the “blue demons”: a suffused sensation of melancholia.…

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Earth

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

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | Mystery

  Artwork By DARIA AMARANTH   “I like the feeling of an inexplicable mystery, that envelops like a fog, I need to put a feeling into a photograph, something completely deep in every picture. In many ways fine art photography is a stream of consciousness and unconsciousness for me, it…

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The River and I

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

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | FACES

  Artwork by Sari Piek   “Gradually Sari Piek found a way for herself to combine both the craftsmanship with her urge to experiment, which resulted in sometimes highly abstracted faces, bigger than real live, on canvas. Also, on paper, sometimes in many thick layers, she conjures up faces from…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | Repurposed Materials Sculptures

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

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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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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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Kolkata | City Of Joy

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

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Accounts Of A Syrian Teenager | From Fighter To Refugee | Part #2

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Accounts Of A Teenager Inside Syria’s Battleground Part #1   “I was sleeping in a place where rats were running everywhere. The living condition there was so disgusting and awful that…

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My Childhood Home

  Visual Artist, Photographer and Educator Anni Hanén is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Just Small Hiccups’.  To see Anni’s body of work, click on any image.         My father once told me that my world is like a…

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The Vibe Of Hong Kong

  Visual Storyteller, Photographer, Printmaker and Art Director Zhou HanShun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Frenetic City’.  To watch the project video  click on any image.         To say life moves fast in a city is an understatement.  People…

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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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Nocturnal Tales

  Fine Art Photographer Amy Kanka Valadarsky is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Heartbeat of the Night’.  To see Amy ’s body of work, click on any image.         An impulsive walk on the night of a full moon…

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Landscapes Of Uncertainties | Greece

  Visual Artist Maria Mavropoulou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Inner State’.  To see Maria’s body of work, click on any image.         “The crisis consists precisely in the fact that the old is dying and the new…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2019

  Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions Kelly Burke     Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By…

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“…between our dreams and what we call reality.”

  Art Director, Photographer and Set Designer Christina Heurig is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ongoing project ‘HEARTMILL LAND’.  To see Christina’s body of work, click on any photograph.         ‘The Heartmill Land’ represents surreal spaces within a fictional world. It contains…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Indonesian Music: Suarasama-Fajar Di Atas Awan

This song totally relaxes me. Sometimes when I do not have time for meditation, I will listen to a couple tracks of music and Fajar Di Atas Awan is on my relaxation song list. The music brings back memories of my time visiting Indonesia. The country is a magical place…

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Cold War Stories & The Berlin Wall | Germany 1980s

  Architecture Photographer Robert Conrad/Albumen Gallery is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. To see Albumen Gallery online exhibition ‘Memories of the Wall’ featuring photos by Robert, click on any photograph.             Albumen Gallery / Robert Conrad online exhibition ‘Memories of…

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Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil

  Written by Marilyn Jaye Lewis   In the Shadow of Narcissa | My Mommy’s Turmoil has Returned   My mommy’s turmoil has returned. It’s the new house. I’m four. I’m standing in the corner of my bedroom, facing the wall. I’m being punished but I don’t know what I’ve…

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

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

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“…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   NFA   I wake up And I’m on a train I pass out And I’m in a station   Drunk Hungover Drinking Somewhere   Walking backwards Through the morning crowd   Talking sideways to…

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My Mother’s Daily Routine

  Photographer Fred Huning is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  these photographs.  From the book/project ‘Two Mothers’.  To see Fred’s body of work, click on any image.               It all started with ›one circle‹, Fred Hüning’s moving trilogy about a still born…

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A Story Of Grief

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   ကဆုန်   February – I hear you Coming up the stairs Cursing my name Hammering on the door Accusing me of Sleeping with money-changers Bank tellers And a hundred other women I have never…

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Yellowknife | A Familiar Landscape

  Visual Artist Dyanne Wilson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘North of 60’.  To see Dyanne’s body of work, click on any image.           When my husband accepted a position with the Territorial Government, I was fortunate…

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Fading

  Photographer Vicki Reed is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Ghost Garden’ series.  To see Vicki’s body of work, click on any image.         I began gathering plants when on outings to the countryside and parks with my parents in…

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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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every few years opening boxes old photographs shared with bottle of wine memories flash-by quick pass of time   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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Searching For My Treasure On Barry Island

  Documentary Photographer Alex Butler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this essay.  From the project ‘Candyfloss & Sticks of Rock’.   Everyone it seems has memories concerning Barry Island, that infamous seaside resort in South Wales. Family holidays, day trips to the seaside, or even perhaps from…

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What Do You See In Your Rear View Mirror Of Life?

As individuals get older what do they see when looking in the rear view mirror of life? Many people chase their entire time on earth and at the end there is nothing but despair and bitterness. What is happiness and contentment? Money comes and money goes, but no one can…

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My Make-Believe Village Life | Childhood Stories

  Photographer Katerina Kouzmitcheva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Travelling to non-existing past’.  To see Katerina’s body of work, click on any image.           My Facebook photo album of our family village house was often nostalgically commented…

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Reinterpreting My Father’s   Hallucinations

  Photographer Glorija Lizde is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘F20.5’.  To see Glorija’s body of work, click on any image.           The work F20.5 depicts the confrontation of my own childhood, during which my father suffered from…

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Space

  Photographer Benedikt Partenheimer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘TURNAROUND’ series.  To see Benedikt’s body of work, click on any photograph.           The images from the series “Turnaround”, deal with the relationship between “internal” and “external” space. Displayed…

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‘…lost between the one I should become and the person I used to be.”

  Photographer Fatima Abreu Ferreira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series ‘How to disappear completely’.  To see Fatima’s body of work, click on any image.           How to disappear completely is a work of struggle, obsession and complete…

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“Dad is teaching us how to die.” | A Photographer’s Intimate Story Of Grief & Sorrow

  Photographer and Writer Josh Neufeld is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Meeting Mortality’.  To see Josh’s body of work, click on any image.       The idea for this project germinated at a family reunion over the holidays. Aunts, uncles…

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Personal Identity & Intimate   Relationship

  Photographer Kenneth Guthrie is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ongoing project ‘The Way You Look at Me’.  To see Kenneth’s body of work, click on any image.           The Way You Look at Me started as a photographic…

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Elderly & Isolated In Siberia | The Stories Of Former Female Reindeer Herders

  Photographer Oded Wagenstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘LIKE LAST YEAR’S SNOW’.  To see Oded’s body of work, click on any image.       In the remote village of Yar-Sale in Northern Siberia, live a group of elderly women.…

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Coffee Shop Stories

  Photographer and Writer Sandipa Malakar  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  photo essay.  From the series ‘Coffee house in light and shadow’.  To see Sandipa’s body of work, click on any image.         A winter afternoon, setting sunlight, hot coffee cups and like…

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  The sun will soon burn into the water and take the day’s final breath. Alone, I walk on the white sand beach, tossing shells into the sea, trying to forget. I’m clutching deep-rooted memories and my mind remains upset. |   eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet |…

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My Father’s Medical Bag

  Photographer Patricia Sandler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Finding Our Fathers’.  To see Patricia’s body of work, click on any image.           Finding Our Fathers I After my father passed away, I searched through his briefcase…

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The Inevitable Changes Of Self-Preservation

  Fine Art Photographer and Artist Jane Long  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Self-Preservation’ series.  To see Jane’s body of work, click on any photograph.         This series examines the relationship between attempts at preservation and inevitable change. Nothing…

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My Time With Tina | Alzheimer’s  Disease

  Photographer Gianluca Ceccarini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the long term project ‘Tina’.  To see Gianluca’s projects, click on any image.             Tina is 80 years old, she lives alone and she has Alzheimer’s disease. Her memories…

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The Place Where Time Stands Still

  Photographer Maria Oliveira  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Under the surveillance of ancient animals’.  To see Maria’s body of work, click on any image.           The project is based on the place where I was born…

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It’s Always Winter In New York City

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   It’s Always Winter in NYC   “Shouldn’t writers move to New York City?” I have to forgive them, of course they don’t know. They don’t know how that city has…

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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 Children In Victoria Square, Athens

  Photographer / Cinematographer  Panos Kefalos    is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Saints’.  To see Panos’s body of work, click on any image.         Why ‘saints’? The correlation between the title of my book and its subject matter is not…

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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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