there is no passage not of time nor through space…

there is no passage not of time nor through space
we cover what should be uncovered and
unearth what belongs beneath the surface

dubious structures are erected at night
neither scale them nor work your way
painstakingly around them

pass through them as if they are not there
they are not

Patrick Hurley taught writing and literature at various colleges for many years until he discovered bartenders make more than adjunct faculty and don’t have to grade papers. Now he makes poems. He is obsessed with a long project called walking.

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