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Indigenous Peoples | The Struggles

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is observed on 9 August each year to raise awareness and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population. This event also recognizes the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection. It was first…

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Keeping Belarusian Music Alive | An Artist’s Story Of Struggles And Triumphs

  Interview and photography by Aydin Cetinbostanoğlu    “Belarusian Language, culture, dance, and folklore had been forgotten in our country.”   “My name is Tatsiana MATAFONAVA I was born on November 10, 1977, in Belarus. Belarus is a former Soviet Union country that declared its independence in 1991 with the…

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A Struggle For Dignity

  Artist Photographer Pierrot Men is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Fanamby or Challenge’.  To see Pierrot’s body of work, click on any image.     I have always been sensitive to all forms of disability. I have always wanted to communicate…

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The Social & Personal Struggles Of A Transgender Woman

  Photographer Darija Jelincic is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Red Sonya’.  To see Darija’s body of work click on any image.   *  ‘Red Sonya’ Republished for the International Transgender Day of Visibility March 31st, 2022  *    …

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Unearthing An Old Story Of Today’s Struggles

  Written by Nagwa Malik   “But she couldn’t stop. The smell of her burning house still filled her nostrils even as the chilly breeze swept by her enticingly. The screams that rang out were deafening; flames shot up everywhere. The screams were prolonged and were she, a little child…

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Nigerian Youth | The Struggle For Better Opportunities

  Written by Chukwu Christian Onyemaechi   NARRATIVES TO ILLEGAL MIGRATION AMONGST YOUNG PEOPLE IN NIGERIA In recent times, the number of people especially the youths who either by hook or by crook, try to cross over into America and Europe, has skyrocketed astronomically. Due to bad governance, autocracy, nepotism, ethnic…

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Prioritizing My Struggle

  I try not to remember The simple times Life ran smooth Today I struggle to hold it all together Money is important I Try not to become depressed or overwhelmed with anxiety Health at my age is also a big worry I hold tight onto my dear job I’m…

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New Struggles After Pandemic Dust Settles

  Poverty in America continues to increase rapidly.  The new workplace after the pandemic will only speed up the process. Artificial Intelligence and destruction of retail will also continue to cause job loss. By paying a minimum amount to each family the government could help solve this problem.   Copyright©…

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The Struggles In Communities Living With Crime & Violence | La Polvorilla & Pancho Villa

  Ethno-Photographer Héctor Adolfo Quintanar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘El Barrio Bravo’.  To see Héctor’s body of work, click on any image.           Drug trafficking, armed robbery and kidnappings makes Iztapalapa one of the most violent…

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Homosexuality In India | History, Struggles & Celebrations

  Photographer Sourojeet Paul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘FREEDOM OF LOVE’.  To see Sourojeet’s body of work, click on any image.     “It is my body and my wish… be gone demons.”     The individuals of LGBTQ community…

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Surveillance & Environment | Daily Struggles On Indigenous Land | Amazon, Brazil

  Reporter Photographer Leonardo Milano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Maró Project: The Struggle for Survival in Indigenous Land’.  To see Leonardo’s body of work, click on any image.         In the Amazon, the Arapiuns and Borari peoples live…

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Youth Unemployment Struggle | Middle East & North Africa

Finding decent paying professional jobs and upward mobility is not very promising in the Middle East and North Africa. Yes, education is available, but once completing a university degree it is still difficult for a person to get on their feet. It is especially problematic for the young men trying…

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Away From Modernity In The Guatemalan Highlands | Mayan’s Struggles & Traditional Ways

  Photographer Cory Zimmerman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Altos’.  To see Cory’s body of work, click on any image.           After working with the caravans of Central American migrants in Mexico, I felt the next logical step…

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Compassion & The Struggles of Today’s Life

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: By: Pema Chodron From the book: When Things Fall Apart | Heart Advice for Difficult Times (page 37)   When the rivers and air are polluted, when families and nations are at war, when homeless wanderers fill the highways, these…

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With The Olive Harvest Season Over, West African Migrants Struggle To Survive In Sicily

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Mariusz Smiejek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Dream Slaves’.  To see Mariusz’s body of work, click on any image.             The olive season in Sicily ended in December, during the harvesting…

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The Family Struggles Behind My Charming   Childhood

  Photographer Thomas Duffield is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The whole house is shaking’.  To see Thomas’ body of work, click on any photograph.           Our home was a static caravan that sat quietly in a field…

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

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

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The Struggles Of An Aging Population | Rural Latvia

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

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The Struggles To Treat Tuberculosis | Dhaka

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project Shadows  and Silhouettes .  To see Mauro’s body of work  click on any image.       Darkness, chipped walls, old rusty tools. The time, here, is marked only by the drops…

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

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

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Irish Travellers | Ireland Ethnic Group | Their Traditions & Struggles

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

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The Many Facets Of Thai Boxing | Young Fighters’ Struggles & Hopes | Bangkok

  Documentary Photographer Richard Friend is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘In the Ring‘ and ‘Catching Monkeys‘.  To see Richard’s body of  work click on any photograph.           Under an expressway flyover near one of the largest slum…

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A Blind Man’s Struggles & Accomplishments | Disability In Myanmar

  Documentary Photographer Sai Htin Linn Htet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘See the Future‘.  To see Sai Htin’s body of work click on any photograph.     The disabled in Myanmar are both physically and socially marginalized.  The majority of the people with visual…

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Refugees – Crossing Borders Towards A New Struggle

  Documentary Photographer and Photojournalist Cinzia D’Ambrosi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her ongoing project ‘Hate Hurts‘ .   For more info on Hate Hurts click on any photograph.   Over the last two years, I have chronicled the personal costs of psychological and physical…

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The Transgender Struggle “I am neither female nor male, I am both, I am an evolved   being”

  Fine-Artist and Editorial Portrait Photographer Sarah Skinner @ Takako Photography is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  These images are from her project ‘Drew’s Story‘.  To see Sarah’s body of work click on any image.   Written by Drew Faithful       Drew Faithful,…

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Struggles Of A Colombian Community To Survive Industrialization After Decades Of Conflicts

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Carlos Bernate is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Home Sweet Gold‘.  To see Carlos’ stories and portraits click on any image.         During the 80’s and 90’s, the guerillas conducted a raid on…

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The Struggles Of Burma’s Former Political Prisoners Rebuilding Their Lives As Illegal Refugees

  Documentary Photographer James MacKay is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Prison Without Bars’.  To see James’ body of work click on any image.       Burma’s non violent revolution has seen thousands detained for their political activities and beliefs.…

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The Social & Personal Struggles Of A Transgender   Woman

  Photographer Darija Jelincic is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Red Sonya‘.  To see Darija’s body of work click on any image.           Gender identity as essential human right is ignored in almost all countries in…

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Gorkha District’s Villagers & The Struggles Of Rebuilding After Nepal’s Earthquake

  Photographer Szymon Barylski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary   photography.  From project ‘Stranded‘.  To see Szymon’s projects click on any image.                           See also: Iquitos – Belen By Szymon Barylski   Back…

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An Indiana Community’s Struggles After Lead   Contamination

  Documentary Photographer and Videographer Alyssa Schukar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Led In The Soul‘.  To see Alyssa’s body of work click on any image.   The West Calumet Housing Complex, which is currently home to about 1,200 people, is located…

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Daily Struggles Of A Disabled Woman In Hackney, London

  Visual Storyteller Gaia Calcagni Merlini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘Anna‘.         Earlier this year, probably around February, a friend told me she was working as a carer for a lady met on the street. I was instantly interested in…

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Severe Disabilities & Family Struggles The Agent Orange Death Trail

  Commercial Photographer Youngho Kang is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Weapons That Kill The Future‘.  To see Youngho’s gallery of work click on any image.         The War, as we know it, has ended…

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Social Documentary Photography “Homosexuals In China” Their Social & Government Struggles

  Documentary Photographer Douglas Hook is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project “Forbidden Love“. To see Douglas’ projects click on any image.       Elephant in the Room! Mencius, an eminent Confucian philosopher, once said “There are three things that are…

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Social Documentary Photography – The Life & Struggles Of Egypt’s Bedouins

This social documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Documentary Photographer Walter Rothwell. Click on any image to see Walter’s portfolio of projects and photographs. From project “Pyramids Of Giza” by Walter Rothwell. As International Governments react to the recent events in Egypt with yet more travel…

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Social Documentary: Mexico Garbage Dump Workers-Their Community, Struggles & Poverty

This social documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer David von Blohn.   From project “Linda Vista” by David von Blohn.   Click on any image to see other stories by David von Blohn.     In search of opportunities and escaping the economic crisis in their country,…

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Photo Documentary – Life Struggles & Dead Tourism In Kenya

This travel photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer Christopher Haslett. Images and commentary from “The Road to Carthage” project by Christopher Haslett Why do they stay away? Some ask. Violence is everywhere. Take a walk in North London and you’ll see, warns a long-staying Brit.…

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The Most [Information has been redacted] Day of Your Life
By Matt Williams
Short Story Recommendation By Edge Of Humanity Magazine

“While some of us will laugh and shake our heads discounting these moments narrated here as insanity, others will connect with the hidden truth/truths.”   Joelcy Kay | Editor |  Edge of Humanity Magazine     Written By Matt Williams   With the pandemic came a tsunami of conspiracy theories,…

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Mononoaware

  Written by Gerardo Ochoa     Mononoaware: The awareness of the impermanence of things.   You are everything I wish I could have, but I know the routine—I read between the lines—the flaw behind my own existence so I keep my distance for nothing lasts in the contrasts of…

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Taking A Pause From Creating Art To Explore The Self | IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST

  IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “I would like to sit by a stream, maybe die and come back as a fern tree,…”   IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “I would go to Edith Wharton’s New York in the late 1800’s and dress exceptionally well…”   IN THE…

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Contributors’ List Update | 2,637

 Just in case you missed. We just updated our Contributors’ list. Below you will find works from some of the contributors we added in May 2022. To see all 2,637 click HERE.     See all 2,637 HERE     Edge of Humanity Magazine’s FREE Projects & Other Services To Promote…

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After The Storm
Short Story Recommendation By Edge Of Humanity Magazine

“‘After the Storm’ tells an intimate story of loss and liberation between mother and daughter.”   Joelcy Kay | Editor |  Edge of Humanity Magazine     Written by Sally O’Grady   We arrived home from the trip late that night, exhausted from taxis, airports, flights, and no rest. Our…

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‘I Ran’
By Paul Van Der Spiegel
Short Story Recommendation By Edge Of Humanity Magazine

“With vivid details ‘I Ran’ narrates scenes from a young boy’s life. As he struggles with racism and violence among his peers, the youngster builds character and strength.”   Joelcy Kay | Editor |  Edge of Humanity Magazine     Written by Paul Van Der Spiegel   David sprinted around…

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Harmonious Emotions

Artwork By Johanna Marie Schimming   “The rhythmic marks may seem to be a code or recall Braille script, and I like to imagine that you can have the feeling to touch my paintings with your eyes. For me painting involves the discovery of my own language as well as an…

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FREE eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography

  FREE poetry/photo eBook via Amazon   Don’t miss this special offer Valid Until Thursday, June 9th Enjoy!   Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition Poetry & Photography Confused by megacities chaos, that invites, whips and repels his senses.…

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Whose Mistake & How Do We Fix it?

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   A wrong chain of actions will result in a mistake that the maker and sometimes others can see clearly.  At this point, most of the time more actions will be needed to ratify or accommodate. Men and women perceive these needed…

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Taking A Pause From Creating Art To Explore The Self | IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…this planet is alive and communicates readily we just have to shut the fuck up and listen.”By Melissa LaFontaine   IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…I learned to go to the lonely places when I was young.”By Kendra Hicks   IN THE MIND OF AN…

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Brazil’s History Of Atrocities Against The Indigenous Peoples | Krenak Reformatory

  Photographer Filmmaker Leonardo Carrato is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Ruins’.  To see Leonardo ’s body of work, click on any image.      Krenak Reformatory The Ruins and Those Who Were Hidden Integration, 1968 The indigenous communities inhabited key…

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Honey Bread

  Written by B.S.   We fine red decluttered mix biscuits plastic shoed beast too close to hearts n’ skull worms and itchy feet yanked throats collapse double same now shut from this   Wrestle with open sea breath pong serpents the pig neck flies with no animation cross faded…

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Handling Life’s Complications

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The problems we have in life shape the person we became.  People with a small amount of issues tend to be easy going and happier as they never had to deal with adversity and hardship.  The folks that struggle frequently tend…

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Karma & Positioning

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   As we go through life collecting experiences that will build us as individuals are our good and bad actions creating our karma, or is our (good or bad)  karma outside of our reach? Do good is good for the soul; it…

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Rooted In Baranja

  Photographer Tomislav Marcijuš is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book ‘Baranja Dreaming’.  For more information about this book click on any image.         Every leaving takes us back to some beginning and teaches us to discover something new within…

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Taking A Pause From Creating Art To Explore The Self | IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…this planet is alive and communicates readily we just have to shut the fuck up and listen.”By Melissa LaFontaine   IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…I learned to go to the lonely places when I was young.”By Kendra Hicks   IN THE MIND OF AN…

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FREE eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography

  FREE poetry/photo eBook via Amazon   Don’t miss this special offer Valid Until Friday, March 11th Enjoy!   Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition Poetry & Photography Confused by megacities chaos, that invites, whips and repels his senses.…

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What Are You Made Of?

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Adversity builds personality.  Some of us are strong minded, others cannot sell their way out of a paper bag.  Many of us look good and ready on the outside (reality unknown) while a few are happy to be alive after enduring…

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Achilles Heel Under The Spotlight

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   After a few decades on this Earth, most of us had the opportunity to weather in and out of personal struggles.  Some washes out with the waters others stay around like a puddle that never dries. These are our ‘Achilles Heel’,…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2021

  Rusty Birdcage   Written by  Holley Perry Empty Rooms   Written by  George Gad Economou     What Would We Be Que Seríamos   Written by Nataly Burgzorg 3 A.M.   Written by  George Gad Economou Frying Pans and Manners   Written by Holley Perry       The…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“I would go to Edith Wharton’s New York in the late 1800’s and dress exceptionally well…”

  IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 2 Answered By Martha Ewence     I use metaphors like ‘ The Watchful Satan’ and  ‘ Scrolling Down Gods’ when expressing my views on artificial intelligence and social media.  Which metaphors would you use regarding the internet intrusion in human life?…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“I would like to sit by a stream, maybe die and come back as a fern tree,…”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 4  Answered By  A.W. Mundt-Davis      I use metaphors like ‘  The Watchful Satan’ and  ‘  Scrolling Down Gods’ when expressing my views on artificial intelligence and social media.  Which metaphors would you use regarding the internet intrusion in human…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“I learned that I was allowed to live my life the way I was able to and the way that I wanted to.”

  Written By Martha Ewence   The Comfort of Art   I don’t write because I want to, not really. I kind of need to. I’ve been sick for a very long time, mentally ill. Finding balance in the last twelve years of my life has been nigh-on impossible. Highs…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“Several artists I interact with on a regular basis have wound up beat up, in local establishments…”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 3 Answered By  A.W. Mundt-Davis     Where do you find more turbulence when looking at your belief system?  And how much influence, if any, has your art had in the way you navigate through these rough waters?    So,…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“…the character flaws I thought I saw in someone all along turn out to be projections of my own.”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 2 Answered By A.W. Mundt-Davis     Which character flaw do you despise the most and how you deal with these individuals during an unavoidable encounter?    Insensitivity: interacting with others, being social (such the challenge it was, even before…

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“…I will come back for you and Winifred…!”

  An Excerpt From The Coming of Grace  Book By Marjorie Delores   “…Without any warning, she felt someone grab her from behind, and before she could let out a scream, she was pinned to the floor by what felt like an elephant. A hand went over her mouth, muffling…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“…and my life in between with tormentors and friends…”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 1 Answered By A.W. Mundt-Davis     Describe the most joyful and/or the most painful artwork you ever created and why you qualified it as such.    Recent poems have been the most painful, confessionally (painful in their material covering…

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Taking A Pause From Creating Art To Explore The Self | IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…this planet is alive and communicates readily we just have to shut the fuck up and listen.”By Melissa LaFontaine   IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…I learned to go to the lonely places when I was young.”By Kendra Hicks   IN THE MIND OF AN…

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FREE eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography

  FREE poetry/photo eBook via Amazon   Don’t miss this special offer Valid Until Saturday,  January 8th Enjoy!   Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition Poetry & Photography Confused by megacities chaos, that invites, whips and repels his senses.…

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Empty Rooms

  Written by  George Gad Economou   the walls are deaf and blind; thank Bacchus for that, otherwise they’d make for condemning witnesses in any court. if rooms could talk, oh, the tales they’d tell. horrors and pain, tears and rage. magnificent jabs landed on them, foreheads banged against them;…

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Decay, Stillness & Time

  Photographed by Roman Robroek   This semi-abandoned power station located in Hungary, named Kelenfold, is a true gem among industrial locations and was once Europe’s most advanced power station. The control room itself has been abandoned for quite some time, but most parts of the location are still in…

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As A New Day Rises, The Old Clouds Emerge

  Written by George Gad Economou   once more it rains it pours some things never change new faces old conversations conducted anew no change in the world it keeps orbiting the sun it rains it gets murk permanent midnight insanity of junk we breathe in we breathe out one…

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Losers

  Written by George Gad Economou   we’re everywhere: in every bar, classroom, behind desks and under wooden tables; crowding busses, flooding streets—nowhere to go, nothing to do—only survive, survive, struggle and claim your hole in the dirt—he was born, lived, and died: the only thing that can be written…

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Broken Empire | After The Fall Of The USSR | By Gerd Ludwig
Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine 

  Broken Empire After The Fall Of The USSR Photographs By Gerd Ludwig Text By Fen Montaigne    Written by Joelcy Kay Editor & Curator of Edge of Humanity Magazine Curator of NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY   Broken Empire starts with a classic landscape photograph of Siberia (cold to the bones), followed…

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Insensitivity

  Written by George Gad Economou   you’re not built for success, she said over a glass of warm white wine. that’s quite the insensitive thing to say, I rebuked after a shot of well tequila.   still more sensitive than almost everything you’re ever written. I write the truth,…

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And I Wander

  Photographer Wen Hang Lin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series ‘AND I WANDER’.  To see Wen’s body of work, click on any image.         “And I Wander” is an ongoing photographic series that acts as a visual metaphor…

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FREE eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography

  FREE poetry/photo eBook via Amazon   Don’t miss this special offer Valid Until Saturday,  September 25th  Enjoy!   Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition Poetry & Photography Confused by megacities chaos, that invites, whips and repels his senses.…

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The Constraints Of Poverty

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Simon Móricz-Sabján is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Borsos Family’.  To see Simon’s body of work, click on any image.         The Borsos family of eight members lives in the village of Csanytelek,…

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Punishment & Education | Juvenile Detention Center | Aszód, Hungary

  Fashion, Commercial and Portrait Photographer Adam Urban is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘THE JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER ASZÓD’.  To see Adam’s body of work, click on any image.           The Juvenile Detention Center is a special place…

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Putting Food On America’s Tables | The Shift From “unskilled” To “ESSENTIAL” Workers

  Fine Art and Documentary Photographer Jacque Rupp is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Unseen’.  To see Jacque’s body of work, click on any image.         “The Unseen” explores the daily lives of farm workers in Central California,…

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25 Years After The Signing Of The Peace Accords | Guatemala Continues To Experience A Culture Of Impunity, Violence, Poverty and Exclusion

  Documentary Photographer and Human Rights Activist Jonathan Moller is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project Our Culture is Our Resistance –  Repression, Refuge and Healing in Guatemala.  To see Jonathan’s body of work, click on any image.         Between…

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In The Mind Of An Artist

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN! ‘In The Mind Of An Artist’ aims to uncover the artistic mind, the perspective of individuals living under the influence of art.   By and large we live collective lives, but artists see life a bit; well sometimes very different than others.  As some seem to…

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Curse Of The Black Gold | 50 Years Of Oil In The Niger Delta | Photographs By Ed Kashi | Edited By Michael Watts | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

    Written by Joelcy Kay Editor & Curator of Edge of Humanity Magazine Curator of NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY   The Urhobo People baking tapioca using the heat generated by a gas flare (pp.20-23) starts off this massive depiction of daily life in the Niger Delta and the impact…

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Delhi’s Street Vendors

  Photographer Anjali Tiwari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘They sell to Survive, Not to Save’. To see Anjali’s body of work, click on any image.         In India, due to poverty in rural areas and lack of employment…

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Rewind Series | Disability

  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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Nigambodh Ghat

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Abhishek Singh is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project  ‘Ghat’.  To see ABHISHEK’s body of work, click on any image.   Every year, between the months of November and February, seagulls migrate from Russia to Delhi, seeking a tad warmer…

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Time Games

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Like handcuffs, time restrains movement and limits our lives.  In vain, one struggles to organize it, relocate, and stretch time into a larger unit. But time is simply mathematics; we recycle 24 units/hours daily. Humans have a problem accepting that time…

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The Many Facets Of Freedom

  Written by Girlwithink   Freedom Freedom is not just the breaking of shackles Freedom is transcendental bliss The word Freedom has come to be associated with physical struggles and locked shackles. What the world forgets is that freedom has different meanings, different bodies and different virtues. Freedom signifies the beauty…

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FREE eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography

  FREE poetry/photo eBook via Amazon   Don’t miss this special offer Valid Until July 5th  Enjoy!   Edge of Humanity Magazine eBook Series PRESENTS Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition Poetry & Photography Confused by megacities chaos, that invites, whips and repels his senses. The…

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Therapeutic Art Gallery Strolls

  Written by Deryn Vandertang   Five Things Art Taught Me About Problem Solving Have you ever experienced when something seemed to be going well and then suddenly out of the blue it all went pear-shaped? I am sure that this has happened to many of us at one time…

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Feminism & Fake Feminism

  Written by Girlwithink   In this dynamic world, revolutions are more common than evolutions. A major revolution was brought about by open minded women (and men), who were willing to sacrifice their reputation, blood, family and whatever else was needed, to change the way women were perceived. It took…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“…I think the role of the artist is to try and leverage whatever life throws at them.”

  IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview Answered By Andrew Abballe @  A Life of Virtue      Describe the most joyful and/or the most painful artwork you ever created and why you qualified it as such? I write a lot of poetry about the beauty and solitude…

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In The Mind Of An Artist

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN! ‘In The Mind Of An Artist’ aims to uncover the artistic mind, the perspective of individuals living under the influence of art.   By and large we live collective lives, but artists see life a bit; well sometimes very different than others.  As some seem to…

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In The Mind Of An Artist

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN! ‘In The Mind Of An Artist’ aims to uncover the artistic mind, the perspective of individuals living under the influence of art.   By and large we live collective lives, but artists see life a bit; well sometimes very different than others.  As some seem to…

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Suburban White Male, Boxing & Identity

  Written by Tyler R. Martin   Combat: That Which Alleviates Difference   Do you know yourself as well as you can possibly know yourself? I ask. I’m sure we all ask ourselves this from time to time if we are to have even an ounce of self reflection. We…

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Rewind Series | Asia

  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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Rewind Series | War

  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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Rewind Series | LGBTIQ

  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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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“I tucked my preference deeply away, ignored all the one night stands I had with other women…”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 4 Answered By Melissa LaFontaine   Where do you find more turbulence when looking at your belief system?  And how much influence, if any, has your art had in the way you navigate through these rough waters?    I was raised…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
Value

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST The Interview – Part 3 Answered By Melissa LaFontaine   Which character flaw do you despise the most and how you deal with these individuals during an unavoidable encounter?    I don’t know if character flaw is the right word for it, but I do…

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