Dispenser II (an updated version of an older poem)

my brain won’t forget the connection
It won’t forget the hurt of ironclad iron curtain indifference
And romantic comedies have told me you should be able to make the difference
For me

A Series of Thoughts About Boys and Men

This is going to be mighty heterocentric, because I can’t speak from any experience about anything else. Hopefully some of the larger concepts here will ring universal, anyway. With that said… boys. From about the sixth grade onward, I refused to call the males my age “boys”, despite that being exactly what they were at […]