RAVEN MACK is a mystic poet-philosopher-artist of the Greater Appalachian unorthodox tradition who publishes zines & physical books & electronic books & music & photography & digital art & just generally whatever feels necessary to survive this deluded earth thru Rojonekku Word Fighting Arts survival systems (Version 69, establish 14 Feb 1973). Comments encouraged.

Tuesday, December 30

TOP TEN HANDS I SHOOK CROSSING AFTON MOUNTAIN

#1: works at disabled/hard knocks university/born in waynesboro
#2: RIP Pop pics/faded angel tattoos on/mechanic’s shrunk skin
#3: Mustang 5.0/painted with jellybean shine/full of DUIs
#4: backwoods juggalos/juggling external judgments/with drug-infused smiles
#5: born to be wretched/I’m not too high & mighty/to know my people
#6: my own father’s grave/marker has chainsaw emblem/taught me stick & poke
#7: uncle in next plot/has racecar doing burnout/suicide victim
#8: speedy suicides/are wretched white trash birthrights/that’s our privilege
#9: y’all hate us (haters)/we self medicate madly/middle finger minds
#10: ignorant’s dust eyes/but wild earthdirt smiles still shine/with delusion’s dreams

don't forget (or recognize) issue I of Rojonekku Word Fighting Arts babble-zine still available
(issue II about a week or two away)

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