for some men one whiff of cowhide can induce an erection
construction workers festooned with associations and smell and feel
leather looks from windows at these cowboy panties
the trappings of thick white maleness
Silverstein, Charles and Felice Picano. The Joy of Gay Sex. (1977).
Gabriel Ojeda-Sague is a Latino, queer Leo living in Philadelphia, PA. His first collection, Oil and Candle (Timeless Infinite Light, 2016), is a set of writings on Santeria, war, and the precarity of Latino-American lives. He is also the author of four chapbooks, one on gay sex, one on Cher, one on The Legend of Zelda, and one on bilingualism. His work can be found at ojedasague.com.