I tried to read this last night during sugar shenanigans and just knew it’d be the first thing I…
Classical Sass

I’m torn. It’s beautiful writing that grabbed me and wouldn’t let me go ‘til the end but I still feel like there’s an aspect of the ‘male gaze’ in poems like this that make me uncomfortable. The good news is that it’s a powerful poem that I will study further to have a more complete understanding and reaction to.