Posts tagged ‘life’

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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…

Nothing Special

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Shunryu Suzuki From Book: Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind  (Page 46)   Nothing Special “If you continue…

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every few years opening boxes old photographs shared with bottle of wine memories flash-by quick pass of time   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019  …

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windy days ficus leaves fall on stone patio sweep sweep come back sweep some more   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry…

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slowly pushing cart dead-end alleyway maybe mid-twenties hair completely grey frozen face her eyes look faraway   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   Who is…

Life Is Impermanent

The weather was extremely cold. Bone chilling cold! This photo was taken near Transylvania, Romania.  The road was desolate and the surrounding area was isolated.  The…

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  Sometimes I Remember The Hunt For Knowledge All night University Study Room Mixing Drinking Coffee & Mountain Dew Taking Breaks Playing Go With Korean Ocean…

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The old lady Always fed husband cabbage soup He died in sixties She lived well into nineties Investing savings wisely   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019…

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long-time regurgitate past searching cannot find a laugh   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a…

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Lost time Holding protest sign Frequently Changed Mates Shake Shake Shake Now too late   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019         Thought-provoking…

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weeks turn to months watching her suffer loss of mobility with her arm my courage goes in waves up and down trying to hide sadness in…

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  small table we sit dipping bread into olive oil drinking wine remembering those times…   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019     |  …

Vacation @ The Mall

  Urban Planner and Photographer Benjamin Le Brun is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From ‘The center of spare-time activities’ project. …

My Father’s Medical Bag

  Photographer Patricia Sandler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Finding Our Fathers’.  To see Patricia’s body of…

Life’s Moments | Color

  Photographer Lorenzo Lessi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Lorenzo’s body of work, click on any photograph.      …

The Story Of My Life

  Photographer and Artist Jamie House is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘I am not the person you…

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STAMPED “Bad Luck” always jump on the back of wrong truck struggling glue no longer holding fragments together misery goes on forever  * Find More Poetry HERE…

Life’s Moments

  Photographer Desiré van den Berg is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Desiré’s body of work, click on any photograph.…

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give just a little take a lot you always ask for a doggy bag extra packets of sugar in the pocket scrapping leftover bits from your…

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I no longer perform in the circus useless try harder What for? the puppet master keeps the score taking his cut constant hunger in my gut…

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Dark room Bright Aquarium Some fish swim this way Others Swim that way Who knows correct way? * Find More Poetry HERE * eBook | Travels…

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Moss clings to Buddha statue Cowbell rings Finches congregate to eat Days pass Seasons do not last Small changes Peaceful exchanges Garden Provides Refuge From World’s…

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Droplets of time Pleasant Unpleasant Just droplets  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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Followed By marching ducks Child Leaves Behind Homemade cookie crumbs  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

Depicting Sex & Death

  Photographer Aji Susanto Anom is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the book ‘Poison’.  To see Aji ’s  body of work…

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Single mother Holding her baby Walks into church Lights a candle Prays Makes a wish  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright©…

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Wall built to separate us Block by block We chipped away Nothing Stands In Our Way  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE  …

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Monday morning Missing his front teeth He stood on busy street corner Laughing at everyone going to work  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME…

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Not long ago Families Gathered Together Around TV Now Everyone Solo Moving Thumbs On Smartphones     * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE…

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Slices of time Journey unfolds How much can we control?  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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Church bells ring Nearby Cemetery Gravestones Stand still Down below Decomposed In permanent homes The occupants No longer sing  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO …

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Climbed the mountain When reached the top Did not like what I saw  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of…

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  Flashes of the blues This is all new What’s up? Holding metal cup Begging for help I can use  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK…

Haiku #247

Large ancient ficus tree One small leaf falls to ground Life continues on    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge…

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When asked for a nugget of wisdom The very old man replied: “Always be comfortable looking at yourself in the mirror”    * Find More Poetry HERE…

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Standing at a busy street corner The Man A large beer can is his microphone Over and over Pacing Yelling “Family, home, money All taken away”…

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Menopause All-natural Wife is shrinking Husband said: “No problem I will put you in my pocket and carry you around.”    * Find More Poetry HERE  …

Life’s Moments

  Artist, Educator and Photographer Nick Meyer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Nick’s body of work click on any…

Haiku #222

  Empty matchboxes Cold soup she left on gas stove Hot showers alone           Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

What Is Your Dream?

  Visual Storyteller and Portrait Photographer Iwona Pinkowicz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Chasing Dreams‘.  To see Iwona’s…

Haiku #187

Chiseled out abscessed tooth Tossed into rusty can Lifetime of lost dreams   Back to HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

Love, Aging & Family

  Photographer Kari Wehrs is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Keep Looking Up‘.  To see Kari’s projects…

Life – Illusions & Perspectives

  Photographic Artist Marianna Cardenio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  these  images. These photographs are from her project ‘Parallel Lives‘. To see Marianna’s body of work…

Haiku #10

  He once had it all His life was so easy then Everything was gone   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2014

Walking Away Negativity

I’m wearing an old pair of jeans and boots that are so well traveled that they are an extension of my body. It’s very cold outside,…