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the city’s supernatural ideal
has been degraded
now the denizens ply
their bestial ways

and savagery concentrates
gross physical vectors criss-
cross and enweb the city

Patrick Hurley

 

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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