Hard Equation

  Walking along a dirt road I came upon a Hillbilly Holding a tape measure in his hand With a very serious tone in his voice…

Individuality

  What creates our personality? Our brains are the same But we think differently Some folks Follow their passion Others folks Just followers   Copyright© Edge…

Mixed Message

  Carved wood statue Stood there Staring straight ahead Face Displaying Strength? Or Cynicism? What was the artist’s intention?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

Protection

  He is the helper Call him anytime To rescue you from mouth of the dragon   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

Woodland’s Findings

  Walking in the forest I come across masks Hanging from the trees They are weathered Ancient looking I wonder How long have they been here?…

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  Waxing Crescent Moon Quiet Peaceful Night Offering Bananas Grapes Mangoes Oranges To the spirits In exchange for Gathering a handful of soil In the graveyard…

The Warning

  Sitting on rickety stool Intensely staring into black mirror Moments become minutes Then she whispered “The current is strong beware a jealous sexual partner floating…

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    Worn but worthy Shovel Very sharp axe I’m working hard Carefully Respectfully  Digging up Roots   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021    …

Cleansing

    Lighting sage stick Walking Spreading The smoke Throughout the shack Fly away Bad energy Do not come back   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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    Earns minimum wage Lives with elderly mother Gave up dating long ago She Collects Loves Her Magical Crystals   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

Rewind Series | Performers

  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…

Rewind Series | Tradition

  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…

Rewind Series | Small Shops

  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…

Rewind Series | Food

  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…

Rewind Series | Behind The Scenes

  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…

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  Medication Time Do not be late Stand in line Same time Everyday 9 am 9 pm     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021  …

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  This is the place for rejects The scum of society Nobody going to hold your hand here Keep head down Do as told Ask for…

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    Days are a struggle I like sleep Time to rest Downtime Again Wake up to the struggle   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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    Sometimes It becomes so dam hard The weight Sinks me into the ground   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling…

Covid-19 | The Aftermath

  Since Covid-19 there has been a rise in drinking, drug use, and depression.  This collective anxiety is not going away.  Societies throughout the world have…

Myanmar | Power Via Coup

  Aung San Suu Kyi  Tap danced with the generals Burma Again under complete military rule Totalitarian regime Who do not win at polls Conduct Military…

Off Course

  Who told the whales To swim onto the beach What for? Were they depressed or possessed? Was instinct the reason?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

Opening My Eyes

  I once was young Not experienced In the ways of the universe Ha Ha! I believed! Yes! I believed! In perpetual health My immortality  …

Daily Harvest

  Like locus They drive up in trucks Hop off Each one picks a row Buckets in hand Picking tomatoes Hauling Dumping Into the truck Back…

Unexpected

  The horsemen Sword in hand Rode forward Trampling over enemies Victory was close Until rival used the canon Technology changed who would then control the…

Memento

  “Let them be” –  She said Dried flowers Inside vase Water long disappeared Gift from her dead husband   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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    Throughout the house Wood crosses Nailed on the walls Dead snakes hung on them She would pray Took only short breaks Except for her…

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    All night Body convulsing Spirits communicating Candle almost finished Most would say I’m insane I just listen carefully For a new spell or two…

Practicing The Craft

    East Central Florida Old motel Off I-95 A deal at $800/ month Cleaning not included A bit left over from pension For cans of…

Starting Over

  He left nothing behind Sold most of stuff Gave away or threw away The rest Purchased one way Greyhound ticket End of the line With…

Released

  Wandering in the desert Searching for elusive Kundalini serpent I came upon a spider In a glass jar Opening Taking off the lid Setting the…

I Love The Dark

  Some people are just naturally nocturnal The nights are quiet Plenty of time to think   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

Judging Us

  Coyote Proudly Stands Top of hill Looking down At corrupt civilization   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

The Fields

  Drive all night Arrive early morning Right to work In the fields Eat Sleep Work the fields Couple months gone by Drive all night Arrive…

Abstract Urbanism

  Artwork By Rodolfo Edwards   “My work is based in the geopolitical contemporary problem of urbanist scene and their social impact in their communities and the…

Humanities-Art | Collages

  Collages By Marta de los Pajaros   “Her work stems from the synergies arisen by the Humanities-Art pairing.  She understands collage as a means through…

  Surreal Stories

  Artwork By MELIS MANAV   Surreal Stories PORTFOLIO On View     ABOUT The NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY is designed to connect art seekers and collectors…

China On Top

  China will continue to march to become the largest economy in the world.  The government and the people’s focus and determination;  along with pride will…

“…discover the story.”

  Artwork By Mikheil Arbolishvili   “There is huge story behind any painting, you need to observe the painting for two minutes and then you will discover…

Containers

  Artwork By You-Yu Ding   “My idea is to treat these containers as my own language . They carry their own capacity but also my…

Cozy

  Cold night Smokey Mountains We feed wood into the fire place Listen to the water outside Rushing downstream    Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

Surprise

  Exotic Mushrooms Pop up After heavy rain   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider…

Reaching Up

  Climbing the ladder Some rising Others falling Success Is it skill? Is it luck? Or Both?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

The Crow & I

  Sun was on fire Black crow Made soft landing On tree branch Next to me We made strong eye contact Which seemed like eternity Then…

Poet’s Life

  Snowing outside Inside thatched hut Oven on 400°F Trying to stay warm Scribbling poems   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

The Grocery Shop Dance

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The kitchen is the heart and soul of a house, as most of the activities happen here.…

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  It was a long conversation I discussed my pain With the demons   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Warrior Held up the head Of Invader Barbaric Victory   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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  Relaxing Floating Down the river I feel asleep On a big fig leaf   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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    Garden snake Came up to me Disgorged a mouse Then slithered away I called out “Thank you for the offering”   Copyright© Edge of…

Landscape Photography | Israel

  Photography Artist Ilan Shacham is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Israel’ series.  To see Ilan’s body of work, click…

Nightscapes

  Photographer Martin Henson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this night photography.  From the Night Exposures series.  To see Martin’s body of work,…

Façades

  Photographer Michael Köster is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Façades’ series.  To see Michael’s body of work, click on…

Home | Feeling & Space

  Photographer Michalis Poulas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ongoing project ‘ Infinite Perimeter’.  To see Michalis’s body…

This Place & I

  Video Artist and Photographer Aris Michalopoulos  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Athens, Greece’.  To see Aris’ body…

Mystery

    Artwork By Daria Amaranth   “I like the feeling of an inexplicable mystery, that envelops like a fog, I need to put a feeling…

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…

Mixed Media Art

  Artwork By Kateryna Bortsova   Mixed Media Art PORTFOLIO On View     ABOUT The NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY is designed to connect art seekers and…

Lost in Shinjuku

  Artwork By Tadashi Onishi   “Shinjuku, a city where more than 3.4 million people pass by everyday. The number of passengers getting on board as…

Collage On Canvas

  Artwork By Ana Almeida   “Ana is currently, seeking to promote greater environmental awareness and sustainability on the planet, the artist began the technique of…

Late Night Shows Got Lazy

  The train wreck in tailor suits no longer walks the green lawn in the morning.  But yet the entertainment/news pipeline still beating the same drum.…

The Code We Follow

  “The more corrupt the state the more numerous the laws” – Tacitus   America A place of laws Federal laws State laws But yet, the…

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    It takes a tremendous amount of endurance to live with mental illness. Others see weakness, but they are too blind to appreciate the tenacity.…