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.

Monday, January 12

TOP TEN CULTURAL APPROPRIATIONS FROM THE EARTH

#1: stay busy building/intricate mythologies/with cultural scraps
#2: peace meal haphazard/”junk” yard hardscrabble altars/in all directions
#3: culture police still/issuing cease & desist/NO AUTHORITY
#4: EYE recognize no/border no state no heaven/no dollar bill god
#5: still confined within/pyramid’s labyrinthine/psychic slavery
#6: my work is to “work”/sell the angle of being/productive while not
#7: one day world’s facade/of abstract wealth will wobble/topple be rubble
#8: then (as now) EYE-WILL/pick thru civilized scraps - search/for survival arts
#9: decorate my death/with whatever chills the pain/make steal create art
#10: art of survival/fighting against demons both/native & foreign

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