Art is a Vampire

I create many pieces of Art
that by sheer enormity
become a Dragon leashed to me
to which my Identity is Confused.
My self worth can seem equivalent to it’s quality.
If It is bad, I am bad,
If It is good, then I am good.
I Hoard It, I Protect It.
I am Lord Creator, Protector, and Guardian of this Beast.
Is an Artist a Myth?
Is an Artist the Original False Prophet?
Purveyor of Culture defined as:

a :  the integrated pattern of human knowledge, belief, and behavior that depends upon the capacity for learning and transmitting knowledge to succeeding generations
b :  the customary beliefs, social forms, and material traits of a racial, religious, or social group; also :  the characteristic features of everyday existence (such as diversions or a way of life) shared by people in a place or time popular culture Southern culture
c :  the set of shared attitudes, values, goals, and practices that characterizes an institution or organization a corporate culture focused on the bottom line
d :  the set of values, conventions, or social practices associated with a particular field, activity, or societal characteristic

Definition then VOID,
Art is a Vampire
Who cannot find Youth- their blood tastes fresher, better-
Placed in a Museum, like a funeral pyre
to be
a Relic at Rest.

Categories: Manic Beatnik Riffing

3 replies »

  1. Inn a Vampires dream, a gamble of life, they’ve given up the killing for blood and gamble on the humanality of one soul…

    Leaving in control all power an gold, for you see gold is only need for the human part of family, which comes first……………………………………

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