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Resound Meditation Gong By Harijiwan CD | Are You Having Trouble Falling Asleep?

    I meditate with this CD before going to bed, starting to fall asleep within around 20 minutes, and then sleep like a rock. “In Yogic Science, The sound of the gong can re-pattern the gray matter of the brain, help eliminate diseased cells in the body and balance the chakras.”…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | With Time To Spare, Are Americans Sleeping More?

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Americans are sleeping less under quarantine even though they now have the time to enjoy more zzz’s. The anxiety over been trapped at home and the speculations surrounding the Coronavirus Pandemic is the main reason 48% of Americans are reporting problems falling…

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Sleep

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: A Path To Oriental Wisdom By George Parulski, Jr   “Spring rain; How calmly  It falls.” (Page 154)   Hermit Poet’s Comments:  I love to sleep when the rain is lightly falling. Sleeping during this time is a major recharge…

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Music | Sleeping on The Blacktop By Colter Wall From the Album Imaginary Appalachia (2015)

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

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Sleeping & The Money We Spend To Doze Off

  It is estimated that 113 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders. We popped 2 billion dollars of pills, bought 16 billion dollars worth of fancy mattresses, and 1.6 billion was spent on pillows.  Sleep labs and sleep home devices are also included in a total spending of 28 billion…

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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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The Sleep Conundrum | Time Games

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Seven (hours) is the magical number when it comes to sleep. Growing up or reaching the golden years we need even more.  But the reality is that 35% of Americans do not sleep enough every night. This…

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Are You Having Trouble Falling Asleep? | Meditation Gong CD By Harijiwan

I meditate with this CD before going to bed, starting to fall asleep within around 20 minutes, and then sleep like a rock. “In Yogic Science, The sound of the gong can re-pattern the gray matter of the brain, help eliminate diseased cells in the body and balance the chakras.” (From the…

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Home | My Sleeping Place

  Artist  Anna Rotty is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Subject to change’.  To see Anna’s body of work, click on any photograph.           Subject to Change consists of photographic studies of sleep and connection between people at home. Each…

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Sleep Tight | Hong Kong‘s Bright Night Sky

  Artist David Schermann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Insomnia’.  To see David’s  body of work click on any image.           Together with the social psychologist Katharina Dinhof I visited the inhabitants of Hong Kong in their…

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Music | Where Did You Sleep Last Night By LeadBelly | 1944 Blues | Haunting Historic Recording

  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: Where Did You Sleep Last Night * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE Back to HOME PAGE

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Music-Sleeping Inside By Lilium

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

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Are You Sleeping Enough?

  Photographer Keith Goldstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.   From his series ‘Sleepers’.  To see Keith’s body of work click on any photograph.           If you live in a large city, you see them everywhere. On your commute around town.…

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Travel Photography – Sleeping Away

This travel photo essay shows men at sleep in public places.  In Egypt, the rainfall in none. So many people sleep outside.  The first image is of a man sleeping on a couch, in a restaurant, on the shore of the Red Sea,in the Dahab. The Brazilian artist is sleeping…

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  Cold night I Hear Rodents Fight Over warm place to sleep   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…

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Mindfulness

  Written by Mindfulness Coach Paola Francesi   A journey to explore Mindfulness “If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, conquer life, live in the moment, and live in the breath” – Amit Ray. Mindfulness can be beneficial both for mental and physical health.  Concentration, focus and acceptance…

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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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On The Move With A Herd

  5 in a row Cowboys Ride Stop to eat Sleep at night fall Otherwise They Ride   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,…

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  The philosopher’s mind Spinning around the clock Sleep here and there Slowly Went Insane   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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XXXVIII

  Until we let go of all possessions we will not be free Clothes on my body Are my only desire Will I find a warm place to sleep tonight? No friends no shopping no Smartphone Take a bus after begging for a couple of bills If empty in my…

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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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The Turmoil Within

    Most folks wake up peacefully She abruptly wakes up shaking and nauseated Sometimes dry heaving Reaching for that magical pill to calm everything down Will it work this morning? She sits up in her bed waiting for the nerves to settle down Careful not to fall back asleep…

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Harvest Time In The Vineyard & The Roma People’s Living Conditions

  Documentary Photographer Mihai A. Ciama is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘The House in the Vineyard | Cordova, Romania’.  To see Mihai’s body of work, click on any image.           A group of Roma people come from…

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Cozy

  First cold snap Birds start to fly south Homemade soup Cuddling by the fireplace Hot chocolate in the morning Covered with warm heavy blanket A good sleep tonight   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so…

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Oxford | Interplaying Time & Locations

  Travel & Documentary Photographer Bharat Patel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Recurring Dreams of Oxford’.  To see Bharat’s body of work, click on any image.           Some researchers say dreams have no purpose or meaning and…

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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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CVIII

  Lie in bed Sleep time Meal time Medication time Institutionalized   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. …

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  I took What I thought was to be My final walk Stopped Fell asleep Woke up Shackled To a gigantic ficus tree  No longer free     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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Life Under Street Lights

  Portrait and Documentary Photographer Bart Koetsier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Taillights Fade’.  To see Bart’s body of work, click on any image.             Just like a moth is attracted to a candle, Bart Koetsier…

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Solo Dwellers | Recognizing The Value In The Self

  Photographic Artist Louise Gan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Home Alone’.  To see Louise’s body of work, click on any image.           While it is natural to seek company as social beings, we humans are increasingly…

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Street Photography | COLOR

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

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Insomniacs On Dark Streets

  Visual Artist Kevin Ramolla is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Sleepwalking’.  To see Kevin’s body of work, click on any image.       In this series Kevin Ramolla studied, observed and captured various narratives unfolding in nightly street life scenes.…

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The Landlady

  No one gets in her way Runs a rental house Mattresses on the floor Always someone opening Closing front door Cheap rent Packed in like sardines Shelter expensive in this town No one complains Better than sleeping in car Or outside in the rain     Copyright© Edge of…

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  Sleep rough Dreaming all night Wake up Shaking Mind plays tricks Off and on all day Raining outside Pencil sharpener grinds No place to hide      Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation, so that Edge…

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Simple Practice

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Buddhism: A History India And China By: Heinrich Dumoulin   “When hunger comes., I eat my rice. When sleep comes I close my eyes. Fools laugh at me, but The wise man understands.” By: Lin- chi 866 CE (Page…

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Canindé “…where faith is confused with superstitions and mixed with popular beliefs.”

  Engineer and Photographer Giorgio Negro is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘San Francesco in Caninde’.  To see Giorgio’s body of work, click on any image.           Canindé is a small sleepy town located in the heart of…

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“…we all need hope” | An Intimate Portrayal Of Aging

  Visual Storyteller Melinda Reyes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Quiet World of Aging’.  To see Melinda’s body of work, click on any image.   Carmela I met Carmela at Rosie’s Place, the 1st women’s shelter in the U.S., a…

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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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Submission

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     OBEDIENCE   Like dogs We sit and we wait   Like boards For announcements Like stations for trains Like baggage for handlers Like pigeons for crumbs   As if something will change As if the tracks…

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The Woman In The Bar

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     LOCK-IN   “How long have you been here?”   Morning Afternoon Evening   Days appear then disappear Like the smoke rings Drifting out from my lips   Hutongs and fireworks Learning to write with a brush…

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Holding On To Humanity

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   慈悲   I will not lose you   Not to the illusions Painted on This fleeting dream   By the misinformation By the fake news By the conspiracies   No – I cannot Control the ignorance And…

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It Is Written

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Way of the Bull Leo Buscaglia   “The only thing that is certain for us is change. To battle change is to waste our time; the battle can never be won. To become the willing ally of change is…

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  I’m a frugal chap Do not like to bust my back Nighttime Sleep on soft king-size sheet Spread out on beach  Daytime SHAKE SHAKE My tin cup Hey mister! “Can you give this old beach bum a buck?”   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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Doldrums

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     FORWARD – REWIND   My pinned eyes close On their bloods and their greys   I know where I’m going But not what I’ll see   Not through the oak door and not up the stairs…

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Fleeting Company

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   HOTEL REFLECTION   I press the bell Check out my reflection And throw the key upon reception   It’s now time To forget about the time To strip myself of clothes And to wreath these bones In…

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Hollow Voyage

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   NOWHERE BOUND   I woke up this morning And saw a truck on the road Its axle – overloaded and stretched With relatives and possessions   Where it was headed I do not know All that I…

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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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“Si, hasta la primavera”

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   UNTIL THE SPRING   Ugly are Those winter buildings Covered in underwear   Far beneath which I sit and paint My gallery of spring In these lines Of brightest green and blue   These swirls of new…

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A Breeze Of Sorrow Passing Over Emptiness

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   AN ANCIENT SONG   An ancient song Howls across Mad factory dawns Of run-down yards Covered by Smoke and soot And flies in brawling Through the Common sympathy at night   When the wife Has left you…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Acclimating At Home

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The ability to compartmentalize life is vital when normality is taken away. The Coronavirus’ Pandemic has temporarily removed large parts of existence. We must retain control over our sanity, as without it we cannot separate reality from anxiety, help the ones…

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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | Trapped

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Our living spaces and personalities will shape the harshness of our quarantines.  Confinement in a household with a yard is tolerable, while being trapped with others in a one window studio not so much.  Outdoorsy individuals will develop moments of claustrophobia…

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Artist Exposé | Fine Art Photography

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

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CXCIX

    small shack tin roof heavy  rainstorm I will sleep good tonight   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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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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CCXXV

  pulled off highway decide to take a rest tonight sleep in my car cold outside no problem dressed warm  cover with blanket hot chocolate in thermos I’m now alone time is my own     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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CCXL

  powerful rain the gutter working hard  fertilized heliconias today tomorrow explosive  growth I will sleep well tonight         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…

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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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CCLXV

  unconcerned with yesterdays or tomorrows Birds eat drink fly sleep procreate survive       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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Love, Self & The Turbulence On My Bed

  Photographer Domina Apostolidou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘fractions and decimals’.  To see Domina’s body of work, click on any image.           I try to define love. I try to define my body limits. I try…

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Großmarkthalle | A Naked View Of A Landmark

  Artist and Photographer Joachim Hildebrand is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the ‘Großmarkthalle’ series.  To see Joachim’s body of work, click on any image.           The subject of the series “Großmarkthalle” is the former wholesale market hall of the…

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Slowly Cooking The Soup

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Taoist Classics The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary Volume Two   The Book of Balance and Harmony By Taoist Master Li Daoqun (thirteenth-century) Translated by: Thomas Cleary (1) The Source Message Of The Mystic School “When you are calm and stable,…

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CCCIII

  Jericoacoara ‘Jeri’ Brazil Swingers paradise Dune buggies riding sand dunes Dance under full moon Sleeping in hammock past noon No one is going home soon     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of…

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The Affect Of The Angora Rabbits’ Fur On Premature Babies’ Recovery | Russia

  Editing Manager and Documentary Photographer Maria Muravieva / The Agency for Social Information, Russia is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the  ‘Angora Rabbits Project‘.  To see Maria’s body of work, click on any image.         Life saving rabbits From marketing…

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Lifetime Of Chasing The Sweetness & Tasting The Bitterness

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Zen Teaching Of Huang Po Translated By John Blofeld   “Its strength once spent, the arrow falls to earth. You build up lives which won’t fulfill your hopes. How far below the Transcendental Gate From which one leap will…

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Boiling Over

  of course folks upset most  just wake-up brush teeth shower work sleep same same across each sea perpetual motion little time for cup of tea freedom = snatching moldy crumbs while on knees struggle to subsist ask big boss to piss Why not protest?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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Strangers’ Miracles

  Photographer Jan Sturmann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Miracle Portraits: In Search of the American Dreamtime’.  To see Jan’s body of work, click on any image.   Fred Alan Wolf opens chapter nine of The Dreaming Universe (1994) entitled…

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American Workers Are Stressed & Dead-Tired

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   How is it that a person can be promoted to management and end up making less money than workers under their supervision? Thank the ‘American Salary Shtick’ where employers dangle a ‘management’ carrot in front of an employee and as a…

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A Prestigious Diploma From Russia | The Stories Of African Students Aiming For A Better Education

  Documentary Photographer Nadezhda Ermakova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Strangers in Tambov’.  To see Nadezhda’s body of work, click on any image.         Strangers in Tambov How do foreigners from African continent live and study in the…

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CCCLII

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

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“If I go forward, follow me. If I stop, urge me on. If I turn back, kill me” | The Kaibiles | Guatemala’s Special Forces

  Photographer Holly Wilmeth is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Kaibiles | A New Decade – A New Face’.  To see Holly’s body of work, click on any image.         During the 36-year-long civil war, the general Guatemalan…

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CCCLXV

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

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CCCLXIX

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

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“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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CCCLXXV

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

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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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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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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Planet Caravan By Black Sabbath (1970)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. Relaxing music to listen to when getting up from sleep. I press the repeat button on the stereo, turn on the lava lamp and blacklight, drink a glass of cold Fiji water with a slice of lemon, while sitting…

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Life On The Irrawaddy’s Muddy Waters

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey    ŚAKRA   This delving day Of distracting thoughts Brings no relief From the fires of February Only your Slow moving brown waters Washing over my Valium eyes   Sat near a poor family I…

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CDXI

Swinging in hammock morsels of sleep between light rain heat mosquitoes pestering me   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that I diligently scribble into poems. …

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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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Daily Escapes | Time Games

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   During your day, there is a time when your body says, “I need a break”.  You may feel anxious, tired, or blank out for a moment, but you know it is time for your second wind to…

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CDLIII

  Make Hong Kong Dollar No time wasters or sleepers Proud Smart Work harder Eat & drink Shop Bet on winners Youth want changes from leaders Give us Democracy Eventually Hammer will come down All must kowtow to Emperor Xi   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019     If…

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Rainy sleepy Saturday Homemade spaghetti sauce Dipping  Wooden spoon Tasting All-day May Scribble  Poem or two today   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind, that…

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Coexisting With Insomnia

  Fashion Photographer Polina Shubkina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Insomnia’ series.  To see Polina’s body of work, click on any photograph.           She enters my home with velvet steps, as usual, gets comfortable in the darkest corner…

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You Owe Me An Apology!

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   We Americans love an apology.  If it is owed to us we will ask for it, we will demand, and we will pursue until we get it. The lack of succeeding in receiving one will make some of us lose sleep and tell others…

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“Please stay with me tonight, just in case.”

  Written by:  Kaitlin Oster   Growing up, I always feared I would lose my mother, a stubborn German who loved hard and disliked herself even harder. Some days, in the years following her death, I blamed myself, thinking my fears materialized and led to losing her. I spent 20…

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Dressing Up To Play Games | China’s Youth & Cosplaying

  Photographer Daniele Mattioli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing  project ‘Cosplayer in China’.  To see Daniele’s body of work, click on any image.           Costume play (Cosplay) is a rapidly diversifying, yet still largely underground culture in…

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Make It Home For The Night | Homeless Shelters In Montreal

  Photographer Tema Stauffer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘WHERE DO YOU SLEEP? ‘  To see Tema’s body of work, click on any image.           Where Do You Sleep? was a cause-related photographic art project supported and…

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Death & A Methodical Cremation Ritual With A 3,000-Year-Old Pyre | Manikarnika Ghat

  Photographer Madhur Dhingra is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Tandav | The Dance Of Death’.  To see Madhur’s body of work, click on any image.         An Enigma Called Death Death has always fascinated me along with the…

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Finding Answers In Easy Places | Self-Respect, Love & Relationships

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   While approaching a check-in window for an early doctor’s appointment, three women on the other side of the counter were talking about woman number four (not present). “She needs to find someone that will make her love herself.” I bristled, barged in and said…

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Book Review | The Zen Life | Text By Koji Sato | Photographs By Sosei Kuzunishi | Translated By Ryojun Victoria

It has been long time since I have read this book. This is another old book I found covered with dust, behind one of the wood shelves, when I was looking around with my headlamp for termite wings. The Zen Life is one of  the first books I read about…

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Calming The Nerves With Medical Bill Transparency | Sick Americans Are Easier To Control | Part 2

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   Last year 1 in 8 Americans borrowed 88 billion dollars to pay for medical bills. 65 million ignore and/or endure their medical issues due to lack of funds. The orange alert is on for 45% losing sleep at night and looking into being…

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under the wood steps protected from sun old man sleeps not bothered by tourists walking up and down to and from the beach KINDLE Ebook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography KINDLE Ebook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry…

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Gold And The U.S. Dollar

Over the last decade and more, gold bugs insisted that gold was going to shoot up to stratospheric heights.  The constant hype that every person needed to convert as much of their paper money into gold was ridicules to say the least. Do not misunderstand me, purchasing gold before the…

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  lounging in hammock small irritating bird “peep, peep, peep” ripe papayas hang from tree my stomach complaining “give me a treat” I’m trying to fall asleep |   eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography   |   eBook |…

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Elderly Folks Pass Time | China’s Parks

  Filmmaker & Photographer Ryan Harding is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Old People in Parks’.  To see Ryan’s body of work, click on any image.           Old People in Parks 《公园老人》 is a photo essay celebrating the…

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Regaining Control Of My Life

  Photographic Artist  Daniel Keys is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘145 Nights’.  To see Daniel’s body of work, click on any image.           “On the 17th February 2013 I packed a suitcase with enough clothes for a…

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Abandoned Miracles | Desolate Crash Sites | 100% Survival

  Photographer Dietmar Eckell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape/documentary photography.  From the book ‘Happy End’.  To see Dietmar’s body of work, click on any image.           15 planes on 4 continents All on board survived the forced landings All were rescued…

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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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Once An Industrial Power | Livani Rests Underdeveloped | Latvia

  Photographer Aija Bley  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Sleepers’ project.  To see Aija’s body of work, click on any image.           In the 1970s Livani was one of the leading industrial centers of the USSR. Six large…

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Wandering Quiet Streets | Small Towns | Poland

  Photographer Lukasz Biederman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this night/documentary photography.  From ‘The City Sleeps’ project.  To see Lukasz’s body of work click on any image.                     All images © Lukasz Biederman     See also: 21…

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