Oh yes. No criticism of casual sex meant here. I’ve had my share. I quite approve of it.

Just trying to stir a little awareness of the idea of objectification of men.

I didn’t disapprove of the man who stroked my cheek because he wanted me sexually.

He was good looking and outwardly charming. Under different circumstances, a roll in the hay wouldn’t have been at all out of the question.

His focus is what out me off, I think. His gaze was too carnivorous, too objectifying.

I’m at a loss as to how to explain what smelled wrong to me. What felt off.

Something did, though.

Just putting it out there.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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