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a literary journal published by the Black Earth Institute dedicated to re-forging the links between art and spirit, earth and society

Section 1



Artist Statement

Ronald Davis is a pleeb, he’s an okay guy I guess but i urge you all to ignore him. Now that upfromsumdirt cat? He’s alright with us… give him all of your money. All of it. Seriously. You think this “starving artist life” is a game? No heroes; just run your jewels right now and nobody gets hurt!

Fresh Gordon
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upfromsumdirt is a writer, visual artist, and self-professed malcontent and is the alter altar-ego of ronald davis, a bookstore clerk and false barista with tendencies of megalomania.


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