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.

Thursday, August 31

TOP TEN "BE A SIMPLE KIND OF MAN" MEDITATIONS










#1: deeply in need of/forest bath - smell too much like/civilization
#2: exit interview/with squawking mockingbirds at/edge of developed
#3: humane feet silenced/by lack of shoes allows for/feeling each step true
#4: naked in nature/afraid of manmade laws more than/feral predators
#5: most dangerous force/in nature remains people/- our own worst devil
#6: decompress myself/to symphony of insects,/birds, frogs, plus unknowns
#7: even out here (though)/distant buzz of machines from/sky, rail, or highway
#8: resisting "resource"/thinking single breath at a/time - simplify mind
#9: "simple" as insult/- programmed by culture to think/complicated's good
#10: culture is poison/unless fermented with full/feral biosphere

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