Search results for ‘under the sun’

Having Fun Under The Sun | Between Piers | Scheveningen, Netherlands

  Street Photographer Giedo van der Zwan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘PIER TO PIER’.  To see Giedo’s body of work, click on any image.           200 years ago, when the first bathing houses were placed on…

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On The Sand & Under The Sun In Miami | Cabanas

  Art Director and Photographer David Behar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Cabana’ series.  To see David’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © David Behar     See also:…

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Having Fun Under The Sun – The Culture On The Streets Of Spain

  Photographer Lori Needleman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her series ‘Fiesta Modernist“, Fiesta  de San Anton‘ and ‘Military:Brigada de Caballeria ‘Castillejos II‘.  To see Lori’s España click on any photograph.     Feria de Modernista It was the year 1912, a time of…

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Having Fun Under The Sun – Summer In Tel Aviv

  Street Photographer Gabi Ben Avraham is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  To see Ben’s body of work click on any image.                         See also: My Tel Viv By Gabi Ben Avraham   Back…

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Having Fun Under The Sun – State Fairs In USA

  Photographer Christopher Chadbourne is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these  images.  These photographs are from his book/project ‘State Fair‘.  To see Christopher’s body of work click on any image.         The Last Living Munchkin From the Wizard of Oz and Other Stories State fairs…

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On The Sand & Under The Sun In Hawaii

  Fine Artist & Photographer Diana Nicholette Jeon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. These photographs are from her project ‘Watery Roads‘.  To see Diana’s portfolio click on any image.         Watery Roads is an ongoing body of work, but not a series,…

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Travel Photography Essay – On The Sand & Under The Sun In Copacabana Beach, Rio, Brazil

This travel photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Fine Art & Street Photographer Vitor Sa.     Click on any image to see Vitor’s gallery of projects and photographs.     Click on any image to see Vitor’s gallery of projects and photographs.     See…

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Candid Photography Essay – Having Fun Under The Sun In England

This photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer Tony Edenden.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections.     Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections.…

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Candid Photography Essay On The Sand & Under The Sun In England

This photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer Tony Edenden. Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections. Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections. Click on any image to see Tony’s galleries and collections. See also: Shoreline Black & White By…

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Having Fun Under The California Sun | Kite Park

  Photographer Eric Davidove is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Kite Park’.  To see Eric’s body of work, click on any image.       I live in Northern California which has recently suffered unprecedented fierce fires, smoke filled skies and some…

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The Streets, The People & The Stories Under The Glamorous Hollywood Sun | Part #2

  Photographer Andy Hann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street/documentary photography.  From his project ‘Welcome to Hollywood’.  To see Andy’s body of work click on any image.                         FREE Digital Copy       See…

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The Streets, The People & The Stories Under The Glamorous Hollywood Sun

  Photographer Andy Hann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Welcome to Hollywood‘.  To see Andy’s gallery click on any image.                 There are currently over 46,000 homeless people in LA County. Over 13,000…

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Tehran: The Hugely Misunderstood   Megalopolis

  Media Artist, Creative Producer and Researcher Salar Niknafs is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  From his project ‘Tehran, The Invisible City‘.  To see Salar’s body of work click on any image.         “With cities, it is as with dreams: everything imaginable…

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Rising Sun (1993) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

  This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Rising Sun     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic Tropical…

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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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Music | Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head | Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Original Soundtrack | Recorded By B. J. Thomas | Composed and Conducted By Burt Bacharach

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Original Soundtrack)   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s…

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Music | South American Getaway | Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Original Soundtrack | Composed and Conducted By Burt Bacharach

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Original Soundtrack)   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s…

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection

    This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid [VHS]   *   See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s…

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Why Animals Can’t Be Your Valentine: Understanding Zoophilia 

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Some days ago, I watched a documentary called “Animal Passion” on YouTube. Ever since then, I cannot stop pondering the subject of zoophilia (derived from the Greek, zoo means “animal” and…

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Searching For Urban Adventure | Underground

  Photographer Valerio Polici is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the book/project ‘Ergo Sum’.  To see Valerio’s body of work, click on any photograph.     A mental odyssey between the intestinal spaces of the metropolis, searching that adventure that will never come, because all…

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Under The Hood

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zhuge Liang (181-234 AD) Mastering The Art Of War The Way Of The General  Pages 221-222 From the Book: The Art Of War | Complete Texts and Commentaries | Sun Tzu | Translated by Thomas Cleary   (Excerpt) Knowing People…

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Book Review-Poems Of The Masters: China’s Classic Anthology Of T’ang And Sung Dynasty Verse Translated By Red Pine

Poems of the Masters is 473 pages of Chinese poetry from 618-1278. The translator’s preface states that the Sung and T’ang Dynasties are considered the Golden Age of Chinese poetry. These poems have been read by Chinese students for centuries. There are about one hundred poets and 224 poems included…

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Under The Irish Skies – Landscape   Photography

  Photographer Paul Butler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape photography.   From his ‘Scape‘ series.   To see Paul’s series click on any image.                     See also: Still By Paul Butler   Back to HOME PAGE

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Palestinians Under Israeli Occupation With America’s   Blessing

  Photographer Dylan Hollingsworth  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project ‘The Beauty Of Palestine‘.  To see Dylan’s body of work click on any image.                   “In 2013 I visited Israel to conduct…

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Numb

  He stared straight ahead Long wrinkled neck Years working in the fields Under the sun Strong piercing eyes that show no emotion   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…

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“How free can you really be if you constantly have to limit and hide yourself for the sake of privacy?”

  Photographer Robin Alysha Clemens is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Owned By No One’.  To see Robin’s body of work, click on any image.           “We are no one. We are at peace. We are happy. We…

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Femininity | A Lost Weapon

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Women have fought for their place under the sun since Eve talked Adam into eating an apple. Wars have been fought because of us. We have earned our right to speak up, vote, work, and we hold…

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Caucasus | The Search For Identity

  Photographer Writer Marco Sadori is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his ongoing project  ‘The  Songs of Pomegranate’.  To see Marco’s projects click on any image.           This photographic project “Songs of Pomegranate” is a journey through imagination and reality, in the…

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At The Break Of Dawn – Processing Rice The Traditional Way In Bangladesh

  Photographer MD Tanveer Hassan Rohan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From his project ‘Life on Steam‘.  To see MD’s gallery & photo stories click on any image.     In Bangladesh the rice mill workers start their day at the break of dawn.…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016

  WRITER SWAPNIL MINDHE Plaza Constitución & The Daily Physical Effects Of Argentina’s  Economy     Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributor’s List 2015 & 2014

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CMIX

  Choices Choices Choices What should I do? Choppy sea Tourists gone home Beach all for me Everyday I sit under the sun Drinking Agua de coco With Jamaican dark rum Should I go back and keep marching in the parade? Play the charade Or take U-turn Toss  The instruction…

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Retracing One’s Last Step In Japan’s Suicide Forest

  Photographer Taro Karibe is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘i-shi: Suicide Forest‘.  To see Taro’s body of work click on any image.         Every year, dozens of bodies are found in Aokigahara ‘sea of forest’ or ‘suicide forest’, located in…

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Daily Life In Damascus, Syria 2010-2012

  Photographer Hussein Haddad is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography essay.  These images are from his project ‘Damascus The Body‘. To see Hussein’s gallery of photographs click on any image.                              …

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The Boat Man – Thailand

The boat man works on the water and  under the sun.  Life on the water is very hard, but also fulfilling.  The boatman asks for nothing, but to be free. Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2014

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I’m In Love With You & You | Discover Polyamory

Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   Polyamory: Discovering the Diversity of Love and Relationships in the 21st Century   Today, monogamous relationships remain within the mainstream culture in most parts of the world. I think that monogamous relationships have been enforced by society throughout history for…

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9,972

  Packs of wolfs Down from the high country Under eclipse of the sun Unafraid Of Man       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…

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Garden’s Guard

  One blooming giant sunflower Stands alone Watching over the other flowers   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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Street Photography | The Wee Hours Of The Night

  Photographer Marc Erpelding is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the  project ‘DUSK TILL DAWN’.  To see Marc’s body of work, click on any photograph.           “Dusk Till Dawn” is a long-term project in which street life is recorded after the…

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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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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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Rewind Series | Celebrations

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 original…

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Intersex

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   The Problem of Naming “Intersex” as a Disorder   How many times have you heard of the word “intersex”? How many intersex people have you met in your life? Perhaps you can count with only one hand. However, the…

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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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Vietnam 1974

  Documentary Photographer and Activist  Steve Cagan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Viet-Nam 1974’.  To see Steve’s body of work, click on any image.       For many people of my generation, the central issue of the period of the…

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Rebirth

  Been a long time Rode my bicycle today Took off my shirt Sun on my back Off to the beach I went Watching the waves hit the shore I smile Back on my bike Peddling along I smile again And  A couple of laughs   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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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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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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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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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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“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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The Kings & Queens Of Bayview-Hunters Point

  Photographer Kirk Crippens is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Point’.  To see Kirk ’s body of work, click on any image.           In 2010 I was invited to take photographs in Bayview-Hunters Point, a neighborhood at…

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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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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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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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Religion & Science

  Photographer Madhur Dhingra is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Entangled | Chapter #1 | Śūnyatā ( སྟོང་པ་ཉིད ) – The Ultimate Void ’.  To see Madhur ’s body of work, click on any image.     These images are a part…

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“a woman who bowed to no man or woman and courageously lived her life as she saw fit.”

  THOSE WHO DANCE by Josephine Sacabo   THOSE WHO DANCE tells the story of Nahui Olin, an incomparable woman born into and later expelled from Mexico’s high society in the early 20th century, who was both artist and muse to the likes of Diego Rivera and Edward Weston. Sacabo’s…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks

  NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     A space created to connect artists DIRECTLY with potential buyers. The gallery is not a mall, but a place where one can reach the art creator without an intermediary or extra cost.            Edge of Humanity Magazine is an…

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Earth

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

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An Homage To Nahui Olin

  Artist Josephine Sacabo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the series  ‘THOSE WHO DANCE’.  To see Josephine’s  virtual exhibition, click on any photograph. THOSE WHO DANCE’  on view until January 2, 2021, A Gallery For Fine Photography.     This series is an homage…

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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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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | WireWood Trees

  Artwork By Clive Maddison   Trees & Me. For as long as I can remember I’ve had a fascination with trees.  Most of us wouldn’t notice how much of an impact trees have on our daily lives. It’s something I have become acutely aware of in recent years following…

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Heedless Industrialization & Deforestation Cutting Down Bangladesh’s Natural Wonders

  Documentary Photographer, Filmmaker and Visual Artist Nahid Hasan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘The Tale of Trees’.  To see Nahid’s body of work, click on any image.         At a time when the world should be planting…

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Marc Shoul Reporting From Johannesburg, South Africa | Coronavirus’ Days

  Documentary Photographer Marc Shoul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Time Between’.  To see Marc’s body of work, click on any image.         “The Storm is Upon Us” – President Ramaphosa   Covid slipped into South Africa while it…

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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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Fair Fun | California

  Street Photographer Eric Davidove is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘California County Fair’.  To see Eric’s body of work, click on any image.           Most people who think about County Fairs generally recall the rides, games, food,…

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Cyclists From The Past

  Photographer Oleg Kolimbet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Historic Bicycle Race’.  To see Oleg’s body of work, click on any image.         Moscow is not Rio de Janeiro, but here too, from time to time, mass street…

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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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Welcome To The Avenue Of Roses

  Director of Photography Kevin Fletcher is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Avenue of Roses’.  To see Kevin’s body of work, click on any image.           All of these photographs were taken on a single street in Portland,…

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Bangladesh’s Ancient Boats

  Photographer Md.Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The story of preserving the largest living heritage’.  To see Arif’s body of work, click on any image.           Imagine your present without the memories of your ancestors or…

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DELETE | A Social Tool Of Modern Society

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Has technology affected our humanity or society?   Today we are more dependent on technology than ever before. This has led me to wonder about the changes it has brought, and…

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Female Genital Mutilation

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Female Circumcision: whose problem, whose solution?   Female circumcision, also called female genital cutting or female genital mutilation, is currently a worldwide topic. The World Health Organization and governments have recently…

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Book Review | Birds Of The World | A Photographic Guide | Andrew Gosler General Editor

I love birds. Living in South Florida; it is always fun watching the many types of birds that live in and visit the area. About twenty-five years ago, I also had many pet birds. I even got into breeding and had multiple large cages hanging from trees all over the…

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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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“once a Ticuna man is born, a tree is born” Life In The Depths Of The Amazon Jungle

  Photographer Ovidio Gonzalez Soler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Neoticuna’.  To see Ovidio’s body of work, click on any image.           There is a mystical connection between man and nature, for some reason that I…

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CXLIX

  I sit watch listen to heavy rainfall next day sun reappears work on tan sadness slips away through fingers on my hands     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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Loaded Dice

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Hagakure The Book of the Samurai By: Yamamoto Tsunetomo (1659-1719) Translated by William Scott Wilson   “As everything in the world is but a sham, Death is the only sincerity.” (Page 149)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Unfortunately, even more today,…

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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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Same Same But Different or Just Same Same?

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Tao of Zen By: Ray Grigg   “Proper lightness…  springs from the root of heaviness. Proper action… springs from the root of stillness” By: Lao Tzu (Page 286)       Hermit Poet’s Comments:   The happy Buddha statue…

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Accounts Of A Teenager Inside Syria’s Battleground | Part #1

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   What it Means to be a Refugee: A Story of Iboo   I became friend with Iboo, a twenty-two-year-old Syrian, only a week before I had a conversation with him regarding…

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CLIII

  sitting on beach towel sipping lemonade oh-so slow no place to go wind begins to blow gigantic cloud now blocks sun I welcome break from heat   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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The Hidden Pedophiles: What to do with them?

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Today, the topic of pedophilia remains as a current social/political sensitive topic. There are several theories regarding the formation of pedophilia. First, it can be traced back to one’s childhood. A…

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The Split

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   They were quiet for years No children Barbeque on Sundays She shopped for antiques He talked on an old radio Gingerbread home Last night In the dark Nervous loud words I could not understand Boxes being tossed in car Things falling…

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Ireland

  Photographer Hélène Nugnes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Irland’.  To see Hélène’s body of work, click on any photograph.           Travel to the Land where Sun sets; the fairy places Ireland lead us to reflection and introspection. The…

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Unfulfilled With The Outdoors | A Photographer’s Story Of Discovering Inspiration Indoors

  Photographer Geoffrey Ansel Agrons is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Milieu Intérieur: Diary of a Recluse’.  To see Geoffrey’s body of work, click on any image.         Milieu Intérieur: Diary of a Recluse, a photography project roughly spanning…

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Ice | The Celebration Of Winter

  Photographer Steve Geer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape photography.  From the ‘River Ice’ gallery.  To see Steve’s body of work, click on any image.         Deep in the winter, after the water has lost its summer heat, the river that flows…

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Fukushima Remains

  Photographer Benjamin Kis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘FUKUSHIMA NOW’.  To see Benjamin’s body of work, click on any image.       Fukushima(then)Now: Friday, March 11th, 2011, 14:47 o ‘clock, Fukushima. At this day, Japan was hit by a…

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Israel

  Nature Photographer Erez Marom is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Israel’ series.  To see Erez ’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Erez Marom     See also: Greenland…

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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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Tangibles & Intangibles | The Intricacy Of Marriage | Part #2

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Every marriage is unique, as the function of the institution is to bring together two different minds. Marriage is composed of a multitude of factors, unrelated with the actions of being married. People convert to other another…

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Colorful Miami

  Photographer Yannick Bourcier @ Galerie Izkina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Colors of Miami’ series.  To see Yannick’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Yannick Bourcier    …

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Stapeliads | Garden Stories

  3D Visual Effects Supervisor and Photographer Martin Heigan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Stapeliads’ series.  To see Martin’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Martin Heigan     See…

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Coast | A Meeting Point Of Soul & Nature

  Photographer Catherine Matthys is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the  ‘Coast’ series.  To see Catherine’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Catherine Matthys     See also: NEW YORK TAPESTRY…

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  fried potatoes onions peppers a couple of eggs topped with vine-ripe tomatoes fresh squeezed orange juice my land provides breakfast I enjoy while sitting under morning sun       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a donation,…

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American Falls, Idaho

  Documentary, Portrait and Landscape Photographer Steve Davis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘As American Falls’.  To see Steve’s body of work, click on any image.           As American Falls fades from my life, I find myself…

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My Colorful Apron | Housewives & Their Disappearing Way Of Life

  Photographer Sylvia Konior is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project  ‘The dying breed of the housewife’.  To see Sylvia’s body of work, click on any image.           In this series the artist goes looking for her childhood. Then,…

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Daily Life In Mexico | 1980s & 1990s

  Photographer, Artist and Educator Emily Matyas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the  book/project ‘Sol y Tierra | Sun and Earth’.  To see Emily ’s body of work, click on any image.                     All…

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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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Sense Of Place

  Artist Jane Szabo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘SOMEWHERE ELSE’ series. To see Jane’s body of work, click on any image.           The series Somewhere Else maps an emotional route of exploration and escape. When I am here,…

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Artist Exposé | Happy!

  Artist Mariano Agustín Rodríguez Cevallos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. To see Mariano’s body of work, click on any  image.                     All images © Mariano Agustín Rodríguez Cevallos     See also: Plastic Artist By…

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Mass Extinction #6

  Photographer Jon Wyatt is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘ The Sixth Extinction’.  To see Jon’s body of work, click on any image.           “I sought the future and past catastrophe of the social in geology, in…

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Street Photography | The Wee Hours Of The Night

  Awakened by the stench present when the garbage truck stopped by my window, I decided to get up and go out into the night. The buildings’ lights reflect colors on the freshly washed streets.  Some people pass by on cars and bicycles, others walking.  Some still in a hurry…

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Fair Fun

  Photographer Aaron Bunge is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  street photography.  From the project ‘State Fair’.  To see Aaron’s body of work, click on any image.                     Des Moines, Iowa State Fair | 2017 All images  ©…

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Landscape Photography

  Photographer Jérôme Berbigier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape photography.  To see Jérôme’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Jérôme Berbigier     See also: Personal By Jérôme Berbigier    …

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Surfers

  Artist and Photographer Justin Dingwall is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  From the project  ‘Seeking Sirens’.  To see Justin’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Justin Dingwall     See…

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Street Photography | Capturing Personal   Expressions

  Behind their sunglasses, inside their winter coats, and in their pockets, people hurry concealing their anxiety, the expectations for where they are going, and the disappointment they just faced.  Scattered, catching a subway, crossing the street, walking a few city blocks or even a mile, all in public view…

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Rwanda | Emerging From Years Of Violence As The ‘Switzerland Of Africa’

  Video Maker and Photographer Marco Barbieri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘A Song From Rwanda’.  To see Marco’s body of work, click on any image.           Rwanda, due to its territorial conformation, is called the “country…

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  rainbow bounces off spider web pink plumeria flowers fall create colorful bed lizard lounging under morning sun defensively moving his head   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…

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  Big Boss makes a change Peons shortchanged Why sweat under hot sun? Digging gold by the ton Laboring for everyone-else is not fun   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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Eco-Friendly Colombia Coffee Farming On The Steep Hills Of Sierra Nevada

  Photographer Pieter Bas Bouwman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Coffee farmers of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta’.  To see Pieter ’s body of work, click on any image.           San Javier is a village on…

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Cookbook Review | The Barbecue Bible | Over 500 Recipes By Steven Raichlen | Illustrations By Margaret Chodos-Irvine

This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Hermit Poet’s notes: I love sitting under the hot Southeast Florida sun, all day long, working on my deep dark tan, while I keep the food coming and going from the charcoal and gas grills.…

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Cookbook Review | The World Of Kebabs By Anand Prakash | Over 100 Recipes From Around The World

  This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Whether I’m travelling and eating kebabs or satay at a street stand, or barbecuing them at home, kebabs hit the spot when enjoyed with cold beers. Give me a bucket of jasmine rice, bottle…

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Music | El Carretero Performed By Buena Vista Social Club (1997)

Fantastic Cuban music to listen to while under the hot sun, barbecuing, and drinking ice cold Corona beers.   This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   El Carretero Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete…

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