Posts tagged ‘life’

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    I’m  older now the fun has long been gone ladies not interested anymore no longer that tan muscled beach man  when I did work…

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backpack on the floor we wait at the check- in line slowly moving forward I do not bother to pick up my backpack just pull it…

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  you have me forever in your memory we enjoyed the time together be free and I will do the same  I must leave now and…

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 | 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 | Portraits

  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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  So many now want to be recognized I’m this I’m that Respect me Got that Taking what country has to offer Short of the floorboards…

Rewind Series | America

  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 | Asia

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth…

Rewind Series | Youth

  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 | Family

  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 | Death

  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 | Digital Art

  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 | Art

  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 | Migration

  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 | Travel Photography

  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 | Africa

  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 | Farming

  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 | Faith

  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 | Village Life

  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 | Central America

  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 | Americans

  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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  In transition I agonize “Did I survive?” Spreading a short line of cemetery soil Two lit black candles – one on each end Couscous Butcher shop…

Rewind Series | Home

  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 | Drug Addiction

  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 | America

  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 | Environment

  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…

The Encounter

  Walking along the sidewalk I see a chap Get off the bus With a bowler hat and cane As he walks towards me He smiles…

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  Feeds on fear Intentionally Plays with the fire So alive   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

Unreachable Grip

  Never in the now Chasing the future Looking at the past Every day of my existence The present becomes Further from my grasp   Copyright©…

The Ultimate Test

  Searching We can find Strength & Weakness We never knew we had Suffering Brings out The Paper & Iron How much can we handle? When…

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  The old men Sitting Sipping tea Talking politics While The children Play football   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021     Edge of Humanity…

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  Sometimes I lie in bed Thinking If only this or that was different Things would Have turned out Better for me   Copyright© Edge of…

Aimless

  Hit bottom Wearing my hospital gown Alone Nighttime Walking the halls   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  Everyone Has troubles The question is How much is too much?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  Lucy and her boyfriend Smoked weed To drop off the map Of their everyday Grinding life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If…

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  Most of the time Life Is like Running downhill Chasing After a small rubber ball   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my…

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  Sitting by the campfire We had many Deep discussions About Life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  Anxiety Being afraid Of What if’s That Do not Exist   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Before I seen everything in color After All was black and white On bad days Everything is graveyard grey   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

Life’s Inevitable Changes

  Photographer Alexandros Vrettakos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Eternal Recurrence’.  To see Alexandros’ body of work,…

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  Destiny That is the excuse He uses for All The Failures in his life     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my…

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  Hair turning gray Teeth starting decay He packed a sack Full of snacks Thumb up Caught a lift Complete flip Left reality Homeless Life of…

Focus X Flexibility

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Most of the technological developments aim to make our lives easier, or even…

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  Decisions Made a few bad ones Who is counting? Then day becomes night The mind begins to bite   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020…

Leave It Alone

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Like a steak on the grill that erroneously we keep poking and moving…

Life’s Moments

  Travel, Documentary and Portrait Photographer Ron Cooper is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the series “Pleased to Meet You:…

Life’s Moments

  Photographer Bryce Watanasoponwong is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Ordinary Wonders’.  To see Bryce’s body of work, click…

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…

Submission

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     OBEDIENCE   Like dogs We sit and we wait   Like boards…

The Woman In The Bar

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     LOCK-IN   “How long have you been here?”   Morning Afternoon Evening…

Holding On To Humanity

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   慈悲   I will not lose you   Not to the illusions Painted…

Doldrums

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     FORWARD – REWIND   My pinned eyes close On their bloods and…

Hollow Voyage

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   NOWHERE BOUND   I woke up this morning And saw a truck on…

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    Yesterday A storm was near Today The weather is clear Tomorrow Nothing to fear   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my…

The Mechanics Of Despair

  Catastrophe barges in Suffering Quickly muzzled by Survival Man’s rescue mode   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020     H I R E   A …

Flickering

  Wedding Photographer Tachpasit Kunaporn is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Neon Diary’ series.  To see Tachpasit’s body of…

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  he never smiled we drank our beers stepping down from bar stool he wished me luck and mumbled “my cane my only friend”    …

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  promises float away like clouds How many times? standing alone patching together Hope crushed by the same stone     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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  Had life by tail Cold stainless steel table Doctor looks pale Not even close to bail Feels like a forced sale     Copyright© Edge…

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  unconcerned with yesterdays or tomorrows Birds eat drink fly sleep procreate survive       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry…

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,…

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  buckets of pain sprinkles of happiness I’m still here sometimes a laugh long ago lost tears     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020  …

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    walking uneven path up down  lost  I sit and laugh dark soon will wait for my friend the moon     Copyright© Edge of…

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  slippery stepping stones rats feast on happiness weeds of sadness     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained…

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  Sitting on park bench Eating cold potato Topped with salt Wondering How many failures my fault?    Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

The Pace Of Our Lives

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   “Mr. President, you have a meeting in 6 minutes.” Is every minute of…

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    Be careful of individuals who say that they have all of the answers. A teacher who brags of their expertise is only fooling themselves.…

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  walking home path blocked with barricades starting to rain I do not have an umbrella turning around find higher ground sit down open can of…

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  worn torn flip flops head high commanding attention the middle aged lady pushed her cart unhurriedly across the intersection   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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  turning off the international news sitting in total darkness listening to the cello smoking his corn pipe the old man becomes depressed about human viciousness…

How To Treat A Woman

  The Millennial Male Advice Guide to Being a Man By The Hermit Poet   Women are the most beautiful creatures on the planet. Whether you…

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While on my knees, cutting herbs for tonight’s soup, I stop and observe a snail with determination, marching across a giant elephant ear leaf.   Copyright©…

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Money Buys security Self-made best strategy Silver spoon leads to lazy Makes people greedy Too much can cause misery   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019…