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Rediscovering Motherland

  Photographer Aaron Yeandle is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The Hinterlands’.  To see Aaron’s body of work, click on any image.           The work delves into the imagination of the everyday, looking at the mundane environments which…

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Woman, Mother & Daughter

  Fine Art Photographer Sara Silks is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ongoing project ‘Studies of Women’.  To see Sara’s body of work, click on any image.           Momma died unexpectedly, and we had been distant. I found a…

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Space Exploration | Going Up Searching For The Motherload

  The moon and space will become a huge resource for mining. Countries such as the US, China, and Russia are gearing up to collect on the motherload that could be in the range of trillions in precious metals like platinum and palladium. Private extremely wealthy individuals and companies could…

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An Ode To Mother Earth

  Artwork By Yvonne de Wit   Mesmerized by the colorful pallet of the Overberg Mountains she began to collect earth minerals. After a few Land Art projects she started to combine her collection of earth particles with copper, brass and Sterling Silver into pieces of jewelry that reflect the…

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My Mother’s Pain

  Photographer Elena Liventseva  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Looking for my mother’.  To see Elena’s body of work, click on any image.           My project is about closeness with my mom. During my childhood my mother…

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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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Smother

  Alone The depression beast wraps It sides around a thick dark cloud Quickly I’m overwhelmed with emotions Unable to move from my chair Paralyzed The counting now begins Seconds Minutes Hours How long will this attack last?     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   More On Peeling…

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Motherhood In Modern Society

  Photographer Hester Jones is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From ‘CALL YOURSELF A MOTHER’ series.  To see Hester’s body of work, click on any image.       “You do not have to be clever, and you do not even have to think if…

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From Mothers To Witches | Exploring Traditional Female Roles In Literature

Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Traditional Female Roles in Literature: An Introduction   In the earliest works of literature, the basic roles of females are frequently determined through their relation to men. The submissive ones were rewarded…

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

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

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Music | Kemet By Sona Jobarteh From the Album Motherland – The Score

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

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Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions

  Written By: Kelly Burke @ Bee Abundant   Defining What Driving is With My Mother              No one in my family will be buried. No one will decay in the earth’s soil. No one will have a designated stone or plot of land. My mother made this clear last…

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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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“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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“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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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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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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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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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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A Mother’s Commitment To Include Her Son | When Autism Strikes

  Photographer Marco Ponzianelli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Jacopo’.  To see Marco’s body of work, click on any image.           This is the story of an autistic child named Jacopo,  and his  mother Rita, a strong…

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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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The Economic Impact Of Dead Mothers | Pregnancy, Childbirth, Lack of Medical Care & Community | Ethiopia

  Visual Artist and Communications Specialist Joni Kabana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Footsteps to Healing’. To see Joni ‘s body of work click on any image.           According to the World Health Organization, every minute at least…

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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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Music-This Train (This Train Is Bound For Glory 1939) By Sister Rosetta Tharpe “The Godmother Of Rock And Roll”

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. To watch and listen to an outstanding live performance by Sister Rosetta Tharpe on YouTube CLICK HERE. To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: This Train (Remastered 2016)      

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Mothers, Daughters & Their Uncharted Territory

  Portrait and Fine Art Photographer Rohina Hoffman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From her project ‘Mothers + Daughters‘.  To see Rohina’s body of work click on any image.       The complexity of being a mother to a daughter is profound. As she moves forward with…

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Mastectomy, Chemotherapy & Bravery

  Photographer Cole Thompson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  portrait/documentary photography.  From his series ‘Linnie – A Portrait of Breast Cancer‘.  To see Cole’s body of work click on any image.         In July of 2008 I had the privilege of photographing Linnie, she had a…

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“…my mother died. I was with her. She is with me”

  Photographer Masaru Goto is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project ‘Shi Ki‘.  To see Masaru’s body of work click on any photograph.   Spring         A personal note: The characters that are pronounced “Shi Ki” can have two meanings.…

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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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Meeting My Biological Mother 22 Years Later

  Photographer Ashley Comer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Meeting Sheila‘.  To see Ashley’s body of work click on any photograph.         “I gave her life to give her life” are the words Sheila muttered to the nurse…

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Learning From My Daughters As I Work Through My Failures – The Challenges Of Motherhood

  Photographer Sandra Bacchi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Watermelons Are Not Strawberries‘.  To see Sandra’s portfolio click on any photograph.          ‘Watermelons Are Not Strawberries’ is a work-in-progress, as I continually seek to better understand myself and increase…

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Music-Mother Earth (Provides For Me) By Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

  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:   Mother Earth (Provides For Me)   Back to HOME PAGE  

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Supporting The Passage Into Unconsciousness: The Ritual Between Mother & Child

  Photographer Francesca Cesari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these portraits.  From her project ‘In The Room Book I & Book II’.  To see Francesca’s portfolio & projects click on any image.       In the room is a series of portraits taken in the moment a mother puts…

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Midwifery Services In Indonesia Providing Mothers With Healthcare & Gentle Births

  Photographer Virginie Noel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘A Gentle Birth‘.  To see Virginie’s body of work click on any image.     “Every mother counts and healthcare is a human right.” ~ Ibu Robin Lim Every…

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Mother & Daughter

  Photographer Noelle McCleaf is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from her project ‘A Bee In Her Bonnet‘.  To see Noelle’s projects click on any image.           A Bee in Her Bonnet (from Robert Herrick’s “Mad Maid’s Song,” 1648),…

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The Vulnerability Of Humankind Against ‘Mother Nature’

Photographer Natalie Dybisz @ Miss Aniela is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. Photographs from project ‘Ecology by Miss Aniela‘  To see Miss Aniela’s body of work click on any image.         A fallen body of work ‘Ecology’ is about our world, and the place…

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Motherhood – The Impossible Role

  Conceptual Photographer Jennifer Georgescu is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her ‘Mother Series’.  To see Jennifer’s projects click on any image.         When you are a mother you are expected to be selfless; any utterance of a challenge or obstacle will…

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African Grandmothers & Their Entrepreneurship Stories

  Social Documentary Photographer Max Bastard is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Ugogo’.  To see Max’s body of work click on any image.     ‘Wathint’ Abafazi, Wathint’ Imbokodo’ “Now you have touched the women, you have struck a rock”…

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Documenting My Mother’s Last Days

  Documentary Photographer Celine Marchbank is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her  book ‘Tulip‘.  To see Celine’s projects click on any image.         Tulip, my mother’s favorite flower. In September 2009 my mother, Sue Miles, was diagnosed with lung cancer and a brain tumor.…

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Remembering My Grandmother

  Photographer Solal Israel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   These images are from his project ‘Eclat(s)‘ which in French means “glow” and “fragments”.  To see Solal’s body of work click on any image.          This project is a tribute to my grandmother who I…

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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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Granddaughter & Grandmother – An Intimate Portrait

  Photographer  Cassandra Klos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photography essay.  From her project ‘Much Love‘.  To see Cassandra’s gallery of projects click on any image.       This series focuses on the exploration of a relationship between grandmother and granddaughter, and what is lost…

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Granddaughter & Grandmother – An Intimate Portrait

Photographer Chrystel Mukeba is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Confrontation‘.  To see Chrystel’s body of work click on any image.  During the summer of 2007, I started taking pictures of my grandmother after my grandfather passed away . I…

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Mother & Child – Romania

This travel photograph depicts a mother holding her child in her arms during a cold day.  This image was taken in Romania.  Click here for more on Romania.   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Mother & Child – India

  This travel photograph depicts a mother and a child.  Image was taken in India.  Click here for more images of India daily life. Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Mother And A Baby – India

This travel photograph was taken in India.  The mother holds the baby while walking about her daily routine. Please click here for more Indian portraits. Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2014

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The Andean Social & Cultural Dualism

  Photographer Nicoletta Cerasomma is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Crossing Lives’.  To see Nicoletta’s body of work, click on any image.         This project aims to represent Andean Countries, stuck in between the Past and Future. Like all…

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Rewind Series | Family

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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The Meaning Of Cooking Over Two Generations

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   “My mother baked this cake…” During my childhood, my friends would bring homemade snacks to school while I packed the supermarket brand. My mother was part of the early wave of women entering the workforce in Brazil.  Getting out of the…

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  her entire life collecting jade scattered large & small throughout the home   when she died her only son received all of the collection he sold everything at the local flea market not keeping even one piece to remember his mother’s passion      Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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Endurance & Fragility

  Photographer Ziyun Zou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this photo essay.  From the project ‘I AM FINE: Not Completely Falling Apart’.  To see Ziyun’s body of work, click on any image.       Life is fragile. During the lockdown, a complete transformation of life was…

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Rewind Series | Health & Medical

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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My Inheritance

  Photographer Margaux Corda is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Fantasma Inheritance’.  To see Margaux’s body of work, click on any image.           Work on my deceased mother, on the inheritance of the symbolic and genetic of the woman.…

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Anatolia | 1973

  Documentary Photographer Aydin Cetinbostanoglu is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Anatolia Diaries’.  To see Aydin’s body of work, click on any image.           Anatolia Diaries,  Approximately 3000 km in Anatolia – 1973 “Years of meeting and understanding…

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The Destructive Grip Of Codependency

  Photographer Angelika Kollin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series ‘Opium’.  To see Angelika’s body of work, click on any image.         The series Opium was created in 2020 in response to my own emotional and debilitating journey of overcoming the…

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Rewind Series | Family

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Marriage, Age Gap & Society

  Documentary Photographer Tatiana Korytina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Age Gap Marriage’.  To see Tatiana’s body of work, click on any image.           Scientifically, there is no a clear cut definition for what counts as an age gap marriage. Frequently,…

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Kazakhstan

  Documentary Photographer Francesca Cao is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘THE LION OF CENTRAL ASIA’.  To see Francesca’s body of work, click on any image.         Kazakhstan is the ninth largest country in the world.  Its history begins…

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Rewind Series | Art

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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“…where meadows stretched beyond the horizon and birch trees pierced the sky.”

  Photographer and Photojournalist Svetlana Tarasova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Radonitsa’.  To see Svetlana’s body of work, click on any image.         When my sister and I were kids, our parents used to leave us in the…

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    Earns minimum wage Lives with elderly mother Gave up dating long ago She Collects Loves Her Magical Crystals   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021     Edge of Humanity Magazine is an independent nondiscriminatory platform that has no religious, political, financial, or social affiliations. We are committed…

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Ethiopia | Peoples Of The Omo Valley By Hans Silvester | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Hans Silvester’s Ethiopia – Peoples of the Omo Valley is presented as two volumes in a box.  The two books are ‘Custom and Ceremony’ which depicts tribal daily life and ‘Face and Body Decoration’ displaying close up portraits that include body decorations resembling abstract paintings. The beauty of the…

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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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  Barefoot Slowly counting my steps Embracing Mother earth   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   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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Decades Of Chasing Light | A Photographer’s Journey

  The Light of Days Gone By Photographs by Craig Varjabedian   Varjabedian’s new hardcover book The Light of Days Gone By was 45 years in the making. It commemorates with stunning imagery the journey of a photographer and the beautiful light he witnessed and captured along the way. Described…

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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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The Family At The River Bank

  Walking along the river Carrying her baby Followed by another little one The young mother looked content As she smiled and waved to me   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity…

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Women’s Rights In Japan | From “People’s Rights Grandma” (1878) To “Gender Free” (1999)

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   Feminism and Politics in Japan: From Prewar to Present   The 1980s (pp. 2-3): In Japan, women voted for the first time in 1946. However, Japan’s first movement for civil rights began in the 1870s. One of the representatives…

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Mom’s Hormones

  Photographer Mila Mokina-Khairullova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Mom’s Hormone’.  To see Mila’s body of work, click on any image.           People try to explore motherhood from different sides in order to understand what is its…

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Between Life & Death

  Photographer Marina Tokareva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Heterotopia.Staying between’.  To see Marina’s body of work, click on any image.       Michel Foucault called spaces that change our everyday perception of life and time heterotopias. These are places that…

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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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Preserving Heritage & Culture | The Havelis’ Workers

  Documentary Photographer Jai Thakur is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Durbaan: Legacy of Caretakers’.  To see Jai ’s body of work, click on any image.     Durbaan, literally means the person who guards. Here, it signifies guarding our heritage and…

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Child Labor, Illnesses & Lost Childhoods | India’s Tobacco Industry

  Visual Artist and Documentary Photographer Masood Sarwer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Burning Both Ends’.  To see Masood’s body of work, click on any image.           Murshidabad is situated on the eastern banks of the Ganges…

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   young boy loves to float tiny toy boat in mothers large teacup   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently scribble…

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 “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 Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Beyond Theory and Politics: Feminist Fantasy of Submission    “I want you to respect me as a person but please choke, slap, bite, spank, restrain and call me a dirty slut…

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The Complexities Of Our Technological Entanglement

  Artist Brandy Trigueros is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The Dadabyte Theater’.  To see Brandy’s body of work, click on any image.           An ode to the Dadaists and Bauhausian artists of the 20th century, “The Dadabyte Theater” explores the…

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Husband In A Dress

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Embracing Transvestism/Heterosexual Crossdressing in Marriage   Would you be totally fine if your husband’s favorite hobby was to put on women clothes and make-up? Barbara, a heterosexual crossdresser from Illinois wrote…

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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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Rethinking Women’s Movement: The Politics of Orgasm in the 1970s

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Rethinking Women’s Movement: The Politics of Orgasm in the 1970s   Since the 1970s, the politicization of women’s personal life experiences started and issues such as the right to sexual pleasure,…

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Nature’s Portraits | Northern California Wildfires

  Fine Art Photographer and Graphic Designer Yelena Zhavoronkova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Valley Fire ’ series.  To see Yelena ’s body of work, click on any photograph.   This series is part of Yelena Zhavoronkova’s long-term project on California’s nature. With…

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Sacred Places | Serbia

  Photographer Marko Rupena is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Sanctuary in Djunis’.  To see Marko’s body of work, click on any image.           At the end of 19th century, while taking a water from a fountain,…

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Sodomy | Humiliation, Guilt & Pleasure

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Embracing Sodomy: A Transcendental Act   Today, sodomy has come to occupy a primary place in the erotic literature of heterosexual as well as homosexual masochism (Fantina 73). It has gradually…

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Daily Life | Kardamaina, Greece

  Photographer Monk Theodor is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the series ‘KARDAMAINA’.  To see Monk’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Monk Theodor     See also: Epiphany | KARDAMAINA…

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“Bitch”

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   The Power of “Bitch”   The meaning and usage of the word “bitch” is worth considering. Today, what is the male equivalent of the word “bitch”? some might say “boss,” many…

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An Artist’s Story | Holocaust, Family & Art

  Artist Geoffrey Laurence is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this essay.  From ‘THE HOLOCAUST SERIES’.  To see Geoffrey’s body of work, click on any image.         In writing about the reasoning behind my making the ongoing series of paintings that form under the heading…

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The Impact Of Bartering During A Pandemic

  Photographers Fabiola Cedillo , Alessandro Bo and Fernanda García @ DINA Photography Group are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘BARTER | Alternative for subsistence in pandemic’.  To see Alessandro’s body of work, click on any image.   This work was supported by the National…

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Gender & Technology

Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Confronting Gendered Dualistic Concepts: Feminism and Technology   Have you ever wondered what makes you human? Is it the mind or the body that makes us human? These questions are related to…

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Loneliness & Solitude | A Decade-Long Journey Through America

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

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Feminism | Then & Now

Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   To Feminism or Not to Feminism: Problems with the word “feminism”   Recently, the word “feminism” has become a hot topic as many find it implies more negative connotations than positive. Those…

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Unapologetic Shades Of Queer

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

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“God writes down everything we do”

  Travel and Documentary Photographer Bharat Patel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘God Writes Down Everything’.  To see Bharat’s body of work, click on any image.           I am of Indian parentage. When I was very young…

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

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

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

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

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The Red Ball, The Clown & The Human Condition

  Photographer Cyrus Cornut is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Alberstein’s Journey’.  To see Cyrus’s body of work, click on any image.         Synopsis: The encounter of two cousins, one photographer, the other film director, clown and G, has…

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Coming Together To Remember My Grandfather

  Engineer and Photographer Md. Zobayer Hossain Joati is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Challisha – In Remembrance of My Grandfather’.  To see Zobayer’s body of work, click on any image.               Challisha, where the friends…

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Contaminated Water In The Salt Lake Slum Causing Diseases & Deaths | Kolkata

  Photojournalist Jit Chattopadhyay is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Water contamination at slum areas’.  To see Jit’s body of work, click on any image.         Being a photojournalist, I use to travel around our city Kolkata. During…

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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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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Metaphysical Body Landscapes

  Metaphysical Body Landscapes By Anna Lazareva   My childhood I’ve spent at my grandmother’s house in Romania, near Carpathian Mountains. Seeing human’s strong bond with earth, observing nature, and the landscapes around that influenced my understanding of earth, beauty and man’s connexion with it. All being is something whole,…

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Dual Sensory Impairment Stories

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Leia Ankers is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project The Same As You.  To see Leia’s body of work, click on any image. The same as you began from having a disability myself. Since a young age I have…

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Soldiers’ Stories | Life After Iraq & Afghanistan

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

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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 Cycle Of Violence & Hate Towards The LGBTQ Community | Peru

  Photographers Andrew Mroczek and Juan Jose Barboza-Gubo are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Fatherland’.  To see Andrew and Juan’s body of work, click on any image.           While Peru’s landscape is often celebrated for its rich history,…

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Eternal Trash | Consumerism

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

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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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Experiencing Small Town America On Route 66

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

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Honduras | “…working the maze of hope in the land of illusory governance.”

  Photographer Seth Berry is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Anchuria’.  To see Seth’s body of work, click on any image.         In 1904, the term “Banana Republic” was coined by the short story writer, O. Henry, in his…

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Flickering

  Wedding Photographer Tachpasit Kunaporn is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Neon Diary’ series.  To see Tachpasit’s body of work, click on any image.           This series is called ‘Neon Diary’ which is about passing away of my grandmother.…

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