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Music | Bissa By Fatoumata Diawara From the Album Fatou (2011)

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

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Jürgen Warschun Reporting From Dominican Republic | Coronavirus’ Days

  Photographer Jürgen Warschun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street/documentary photography.  To see Jürgen’s body of work, click on any image.           The Dominican Republic is visited by about six million holiday makers each year, but in March 2020 all tourists went…

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The Bang Bang Club (2010) Photojournalism Movie | Film Adaptation Of The Book The Bang-Bang Club: Snapshots From A Hidden War | 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:     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic Tropical Bromeliad…

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Amongst White Clouds | Documentary Film About Buddhist Hermit Masters Of China’s Zhongnan Mountain | By Edward A. Burger | 86 Minutes

    This documentary film was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Amongst White Clouds     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit…

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War Photographer | A Documentary Film by Christian Frei About Photographer James Nachtwey | Photojournalism Documentary | 96 Minutes

  Events and locations depicted in the film Post-war Kosovo Poverty and riots in Jakarta, Indonesia Ramallah, the West Bank A sulfur mine in East Java, Indonesia New York City, New York, United States Hamburg, Germany   This documentary film was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: War Photographer…

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Salvador (1986) Photojournalism Movie | Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection (Salvadoran Civil War)

    This movie was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection * To watch the trailer on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below: Salvador (Special Edition)     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s…

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Garden Book Review | Tropical Plants For Home And Garden By William Warren | Photographs By Luca Invernizzi Tettoni

 If you are an exotic tropical plant collector, tropical gardener, or tropical garden designer, than this book is a nice edition to your library.  The book is divided into nine sections: Introduction, Ornamental Trees, Flowering Shrubs and Annuals, Foliage Plants, Vines and Creepers, Exotics, Ground Covers, Water Plants, Palms, and…

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The Dogs of War (1980) | 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: The Dogs of War [VHS]   See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit…

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Lord Of War (2005) | 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: Lord of War   See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music Collection  Top 100 Movies In The Hermit Poet’s Movie Collection The Hermit Poet’s Exotic…

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The Cycle Of Violence & Hate Towards The LGBTQ Community | Peru

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

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Music | Coal War (from Sons of Anarchy) By Joshua James “I ain’t cutting my hair till the good lord comes”

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

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Music | Beirut, A War Zone | Spy Game Original Motion Picture Soundtrack By Harry Gregson-Williams

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Beirut, A War Zone (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s Music…

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Cold War Stories & The Berlin Wall | Germany 1980s

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

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Music | Werewolves Of London By Warren Zevon ” I saw a werewolf with a Chinese menu in his hand”

  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:     Back to HOME PAGE  

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Music | Do You Know the Way to San Jose Performed By Dionne Warwick (1968)

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Dionne Warwick 45 RPM Do You Know the Way to San Jose / Let Me Be Lonely Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection…

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Garden Book Review | The New Encyclopedia Of Orchids | 1500 Species In Cultivation By Isobyl la Croix | Forward By Phillip Cribb | Photographs By Manual Aubron

About the book: Do you enjoy collecting and growing orchids? If yes, then The New Encyclopedia Of Orchids is for you. The book contains detailed information of 1500 cultivated species in 350 genera. The contents include: introduction, cultivation, pests and diseases, conservation and propagation, A-Z list of orchids, glossary, bibliography,…

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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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Dishwashing Wars

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   A domestic argument regarding loading a dishwasher happens in 40% of the kitchens in America. My fellow dishwasher loader literally goes into ‘La La Land’ when doing his duty.  I can clearly see he is not present.…

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Orphans Of War

  Artist and Photographer Nevzat Yıldırım/Albumen Gallery is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book ‘After the Conflict’.  To see ‘After the Conflict’ online exhibition by Albumen Gallery click on any image.           During the last 10 years, worldwide around 10…

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Music | Maggie May By Rod Stewart (1971)

      This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE   Available below on Amazon.com:   Back to HOME PAGE

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Spill the Wine By Eric Burdon and War (1970)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE Available below on Amazon.com: Back to HOME PA

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Deeds of War By James Nachtwey | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge Of Humanity Magazine

  The work in this book immortalizes images of war, survival, struggles, and defiance.  The photographs bring us back to wars from the 1980s and is a historic representation of action on the ground.  Wars are bloody and full of death.  The images of the dead and partially decomposed bodies…

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Book Review | Diplomat’s Dictionary By Chas. W. Freeman, Jr. | Forward By David Ignatius

Around twenty years ago, most folks would receive international news from the television. With the power of the internet and mobile devices, information today is moving at lighting speed. Billions of people have at their fingertips, what is happening around the world, at that instant. Because of this immediate access…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | A Slave and Her Mistress | Powerful Historic Civil War Song | “Julie” By Rhiannon Giddens From Album Freedom Highway (2017)

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

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Former War Machines On Forgotten Land

  Artist and Irix Ambassador  Jahz Design is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘War Zone Vehicles’ series.  To see Jahz’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Jahz Design    …

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Globalization Class Warfare

The world economy is rapidly becoming much more high tech and commercialized. An enormous amount of people have been lifted out of poverty and are experiencing a higher standard of living. They have access to more consumer goods that allow for a more comfortable existence. Whether one is for or…

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Daily Life On Historical Ground & Intimate Stories Of A German Family During World War II

  Photographer Nashalina Schrape is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Whispers in East Berlin’.  To see Nashalina’s body of work, click on any image.         This is the story of a house built in 1941 in East Berlin. Four generations…

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Music | Epitaph On An Army of Mercenaries Performed By Gillian McPherson | Composer Geoffrey Burgon | The Dogs Of War Film (1980)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase The Dogs Of War soundtrack see Amazon.com below: The Dogs of War, limited-edition CD-Original Soundtrack Recording * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE * Back to HOME…

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DLXXVI | Global Warming

Blistering days Ice melts Changing Environment Continues to be felt Destroy Planet In name of profit & loss Unknowledgeable Conned By Big boss Only Cyclical History As Earth Burns On Barbecue Rotisserie  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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War Stories & Historic Landscape | Europe

  Photographer Marc Wilson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape/documentary photography.  From his book/project  ‘The Last Stand‘. To see Marc’s body of work click on any image.   All images © Marc Wilson 2018   Scotland     Lossiemouth, Moray, Scotland. 2011   A line of…

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Natural Born Warriors Preserving Their Traditions | Māori People | New Zealand

  Photographer Matteo Fabi @ BLOBALLY is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Haka Way of Life’.  To see Matteo’s portfolio click on any image.         The haka is the warrior-like dance performance made famous worldwide by the New Zealand’s…

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“…pregnant woman. Her remains was only skeleton, and I saw a baby skeleton inside her.” | What Happened When The Bombs Went Off? | Hiroshima & Nagasaki | War Stories

  Photographer Keiko Hiromi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Hibakusha’.  To see Keiko’s body of work click on any photograph.   Lest we forget­­ After a 20-year absence, I revisited Hiroshima and Nagasaki this June. I had learned about the…

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Following My Grandfather’s Historical Footsteps | The Landscape Between Soviet Captivity & Home | War Stories

  Documentary Photographer Michal Iwanowski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘Clear of People’. To see Michal’s body of work click on any image.           My grandfather Tolek, and his brother Wiktor, escaped from soviet captivity and crossed over…

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Children’s Drawings Depicting Atrocities | Uganda’s War Stories

  Documentary Photographer Errol Daniels is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his project ‘Uganda: Children and War‘. To see Errol’s body of work click on any image.     I am awestruck by people who live through terrible situations, manage to cope and go on…

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Global Warming Taking Lives & Livelihoods | Forced Out Of Bangladesh’s Eroding Seashores

  Documentary Photographer and  Photojournalist Probal Rashid is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘River Delta Crisis: Bangladesh‘.  To see Probal’s body of work click on any image.             When I think of my country, I think of…

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Wounds Of War | The Balkans

  Documentary Photographer Neus Solà is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘The Balkan Song’.  To see Neus’ body of work click on any image.           It’s has been over a decade since the war in the Balkans, the bloodiest…

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Music-Local On The Eights (Instrumental) From The Album Blame It On The Margaritas By Howard Livingston and Mile Marker 24 Band

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:   Local On the Eights (Instrumental) * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME PAGE

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India’s Street Cancer Ward

  Photographer Chirodeep Chaudhuri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Cancer Ward: Open To The Sky‘.  To see Chirodeep’s body of work click on any image.   BABANRAO PANDURANG GAWLI From District Thane, Maharashtra For days on end I saw this man sitting motionless,…

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The Street Violence In The Philippines’ Drug War

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Linus Escandor II is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Philippines War on Drugs‘. To see Linus’ body of work click on any photograph.             Rodrigo Roa Duterte became president of the Philippines on June…

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Music-War Pigs By Black Sabbath

  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: War Pigs/Luke’s Wall (Remastered Version)      

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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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Portugal’s War Veterans: Hidden By Government Forgotten By Society

  Documentary Photographer Tommaso Rada is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Forgotten Soldiers‘.  To see Tommaso’s body of work  click on any image.             In 1961, Portugal was governed by the dictator Salazar. He started a…

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Music-Sell Your Stuff Keep The Dog Live On An Island By Howard Livingston & The Mile Marker 24 Band

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE. To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: Sell Your Stuff Keep the Dog Live On an Island      

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Faces Of Cazuca – The Illusive Peace For The Children Living In Extreme Poverty After Colombia’s War

  Visual Artist Katy Lopez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From her project ‘AfterWar‘.  To see Katy’s body of work click on any photograph.         AfterWar is a story told in photographs of the children of Cazuca, a very deprived and stigmatized…

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Casualties Of A War Never Fought – The Ongoing Carnage Left Behind By U.S. Bombs In Laos

  Photojournalist Kosuke Ryujin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Secret War, Laos‘.  To see Kosuke’s projects click on any photograph.         Laos, a country located in Southeast Asia with a population of 6.8 million, has been targeted by more…

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The Atrocities Of War Drove Them To Insanity – Holocaust Survivors Between Illusion & Reality

  Photojournalist Gili Yaari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Sixty Five Years Later – Mental Health Center For Holocaust Survivors‘.  To see Gili’s body of work click on any image.         Shaar Menashe Mental Health Center for…

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Elderly Care Home In Beirut After 15 Years Of Civil War

  Photographer Jacky Chapman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Care Home Beirut, Lebanon Late 1990’s“.  To see Jacky’s body of work click on any image.         Between 1975 and 1990 Lebanon suffered 15 years…

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England’s Community For Polish War Veterans: “A Home Away From Home”

  Visual Storyteller Karolina Jonderko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Little Poland‘.  To see Karolina’s projects click on any image.       “His Majesty’s government will never forget the debt they owe to the Polish troops who…

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Music-Low Rider By War

  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: Low Rider Back to HOME PAGE

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CMXXXI – War On Globalization

  Locust Swarming Across USA Savagely Pulling apart Globalization American employees On their knees Will Nationalism and Protectionism provide sanctuary? Or lead to purgatory? Exploding Asian middle class Mexican workers Cost much less Bring jobs home Before Robots take over And Nothing left but some bones   Back to HOME…

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Wild Animals, Ice & Global Warming

  United Nations Environment Programme Goodwill Ambassador , Black & White Animalist and Nature Photographer Laurent Baheux is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from his project “Ice Is Black‘.  To see Laurent’s body of work click on any image.           Ice is black, that…

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Bosnia – War, Children & Peace

  Photographer Keith Brame is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project  ‘Bosnia and Warchild‘.  To see Keith’s portfolio and galleries click on any image.       “I visited Bosnia Hercegovina for the first time in March of 1995. Sarajevo, the capital…

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Syrian Refugee Children – Running Away From War, Death & Starvation

  Photographer Szymon Barylski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary   photography.  From project ‘Fleeing Death‘.  To see Szymon’s projects click on any image.         The refugee camp in Idomeni on the Greek-Macedonian border, to which thousands of immigrants, mainly Syrians, are coming.…

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Closed For Business! The Howard Quinn Company’s Story

  Photographer Sean Dana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   From his project ‘Howard Quinn Closing‘. To see Sean’s gallery of projects click on any image.         Howard Quinn has been printing in the same location since 1961. When I began shooting photographs and…

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Suburban Dreams by Beth Yarnelle Edwards

For a signed copy of Suburban Dreams contact Beth Yarnelle Edwards.  Beth@BethYarnelleEdwards.com Back to HOME PAGE

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B&W Fine Art/Urban Photography – London, Warsaw & Tbilisi

This fine art/urban photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Fine Art Photographer Tony Sellen.     Click on any image to see Tony’s gallery of fine art photography.     Click on any image to see Tony’s gallery of fine art photography.     See also: Long Exposure…

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War Leftovers: Vietnam#2 – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts images from the Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam. See also: War Left Overs: Vietnam – Photo Essay   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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War Leftovers: Vietnam – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts images from the Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam. See also: Lebanese Civil War Leftovers – Photo Essay   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Lebanese Civil War Leftovers – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts a car and buildings in Beirut, Lebanon damaged during the Lebanese civil war. See also: The New & The Ancient In Beirut, Lebanon   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Deal Or No Deal – Iran Will March Toward Nukes

It is a pipe dream to think that Iran’s government has any other intention then to march towards a nuclear weapon. Iran’s hardliners have a strong interest to counterbalance the Sunni’s and spread the Shia influence as far as it can throughout the Middle East. On the flip side, countries…

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Housewares From Syria

  This travel photo essay was taken in Syria.  The images depict shops where housewares of any kind can be found.  Click here to see how brooms are made and delivered in Syria.   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2014

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Mexican Natural Housewares Photo Essay

From hats,to brooms, bags and baskets you can find everything needed for the home.  All natural housewares available in many Mexican neighborhood markets. This travel photo essay was taken in Mexico. Click here to see how they do it in Syria. Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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Photography – Warehouse Train Station

This unique photo essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and artist Benji Thomas. The images depict tools and heavy equipment in a Train Station Warehouse.       This unique photo essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and artist Benji Thomas. The…

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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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Fresh Squeezed Lemonade

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Tao of War The Martial Tao Te Ching ‘Translated By Ralph D. Sawyer   “Those who know men are wise; Who know themselves are enlightened.” (Except) (Page 140)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: Controlling the mind is very difficult because…

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Chinese Household Goods

  Photographer Huang Qingjun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Family Stuff’.  To see Huang’s body of work, click on any image.         Huang Qingjun has spent 16 years phographed 102 families with their belongings. The series ‘Family Stuff´,…

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Picking Only Ripe Fruit

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Taoist Yoga Alchemy & Immortality By:  LU K’UAN YU (Charles Luk)   “Let all thought come and go; awareness Of them without clinging is true training. All attachments are wrong whereas Inertness to false voidness leads.”     Hermit Poet’s…

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Urban Heat

  Photographer Michael Mcilvaney is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography.  From the project ‘COLLISION’.  To see Michael’s body of work, click on any image.       The city encounters record temperatures. The glass and steel of the latest structures reflect the light and magnify…

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Photo Collages | Fictional Stories Of The 19th Century American South

  Photographer David Knox is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. From the project ‘The Lost Prophets’.  To see David’s body of work, click on any photograph.           These photo collages, part of the series entitled The Lost Prophets, depict the peculiar lives…

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What A Story! | What A Story! | What A Story!

  Nibbling On Western History, Quotations & Philosophy Series   Source: Shadow Warrior Secrets of Invisibility Mind Reading Thought Control By: JOTARO   Rationalization is the process of explaining away the problem to oneself, to others, or to oneself through others. In its simplest form, this can involve the offering…

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Bahia | Joy, Sadness & The Human Landscape

  Photographer Tamar Granovsky is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  photo essay.  From the project ‘THIS MIRACLE’.  To see Tamar ’s body of work, click on any image.           This Miracle is a personal exploration into the human landscape of Brazil’s Bahia State…

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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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Avoiding the Tornado

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Mind Fist The Asian Art of the Ninja Masters By: Dr. HAHA LUNG   “Fight only as a last resort. Let the enemy create your victory.” By: Cao Cao Chinese warlord and poet 155-220 (Page 87)     Hermit Poet’s…

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Licking Left Over Dew Off A Banana Leaf

  Nibbling On Western History, Quotations & Philosophy Series   Source: Mind Warrior Strategies For Total Mental Domination By Dr. HAHA LUNG with Christopher B. Prowant   “A fool begins by telling you what he knows and ends by telling you what he doesn’t know” By: Hannibal the Conqueror 247…

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A Search For Tiny & Meaningful Expressions

Written by Susi Bocks @ The Short of It   My love for the minutiae in writing began during 2018, as I learned more about poetry and the variety of styles out there; it pointed me in the direction of meaningful but constrained expression. That year, and since then, I’ve worked…

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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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Preserving The Beauty Of Delicate Structures

  Written by Maja Strgar Kurečić @ MSK Photography   I started the Floating Garden series in the summer of 2019. It all began with a single rose. The rose my daughter received for her 18th birthday. This rose prompted me to think about youth, beauty, transience… I wanted to…

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Recipes Of Hope

Written By Hope Wells @  Journey Into Hope 2020   Happy Friday   When I was younger, I always used to go into work on a Friday and say ‘it’s Friday and it’s great to be me’. And so today I am saying ‘it’s Friday and it’s great to be…

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Hermits Everywhere | Start of a New Series | How to be A Hermit #1

   The Photo is a section of the Hermit Poet’s library.   It is a good time to be a Hermit. So much work can be done when spending a lot of time alone. Being a semi hermit is going to be the trend going forward. Even if one is…

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Tokyo | A City Full Of Mystery

  Photographer Oswald Wittower is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘東京物語 TOKYO MONOGATARI.  To see Oswald’s body of work, click on any photograph.           東京物語 TOKYO MONOGATARI is a photography project I worked on while I was living in…

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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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Technological Improvements & Human Interactions

  Photographer, Book Artist, Fine Printmaker, Educator & Collaborator Eric Kunsman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘PRIVATE | Now Back Go : Go Back | PRIVATE’.  To see Eric’s body of work, click on any image.          …

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Hold the Elevator Because I Missed The Train

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen Flesh Zen Bones A Collection of Zen and Pre-Zen Writings Compiled By Paul Reps     “Lightning flashes, Sparks shower. In one blink of your eyes You have missed seeing.” (Page 107)       Hermit Poet’s Comments: The…

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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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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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Dual Sensory Impairment Stories

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

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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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Venice | COLOR

  Photographer Cristiano Volk is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Sinking Stone’.  To see Cristiano’s body of work, click on any image.           Sinking Stone by Cristiano Volk shines a mirror on Venice; the theatre, history, tourism and excesses…

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Renewing Dialog With Allah On Dubai’s Highways

  Photographer Mohamed Somji is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Highway Prayers’.  To see Mohamed’s body of work, click on any image.         Worship For Muslims, the act of performing prayers is a fundamental observance and the primary pillar…

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Finno-Ugric Peoples | Paganism & Russification

  Visual Artist Dmitry Ermakov is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘River Under Earth’.  To see Dmitry’s body of work, click on any image.       The European part of Russia was originally populated mostly by Finno-Ugric people, not by Russians.…

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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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Following My Grandfather’s Footsteps To Tibet | A Photographer’s Story Of Grief

  Photographer and Filmmaker Amy Luo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Secret Scriptures’.  To see Amy’s body of work, click on any image.         I was very much aware of violating my own usual procedures while shooting for…

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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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Beirut | A City In Crisis By Don McCullin | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

    Beirut A City In Crisis is a gritty black and white photography documentation of Beirut during the Lebanese Civil War. The book is divided into an introduction by the photographer and two other sections titled :1976 Civil War and 1982 Madness Heaped Upon Madness. The conflict zone images…

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