Not a Cult publishes books by leaders of community, esoteric thought, and social discourse.

We started in 2016.

Poetry, fiction, and nonfiction catalog distributed by SCB Distributors.

For art catalog retail orders, please contact books@notacult.media




Daniel Lisi

Daniel Lisi is a co-founder of Not a Cult. Lisi’s worked a lot in publishing, nonprofits, and start-up environments.

Hollis Hart

hollis hart is a co-founder of Not a Cult. hart is an LA based sculptor and painter. they host an artist residency in the desert.

Ian DeLucca

Ian DeLucca is an artist and designer.

Rhiannon McGavin

Rhiannon McGavin is a poet and has performed from the Hollywood Bowl to the Library of Congress.


Virginia Sasser (editorial design, cover design) || Shaun Roberts (editorial design, cover design) || Courtney Andujar (cover design) || Ian DeLucca (editorial design) || Cassidy Trier (cover design)

editors & proofreaders

Gabe Durham (editor) || Christina Catherine Martinez (proofreader) || Leah Nobel Davidson (editor, proofreader) || Gary Edwin Lovely (editor) || Jeremy Radin (editor) || Danielle Bennett (editor) || Edwin Bodney (editor) || Elaina Ellis (editor) || Safia Elhillo (editor)