i’ve been ridden

i’ve been ridden
by men and women

by jockey mind

thinking only
of the finish line


it was bearable
when i believed

this body
was made for racing

but when
i woke

and felt
these holy limbs

strapped in
and pinned

a wild flame
behind my breast

through honest sounds

and these eyes
became moist and wide


i removed my bridle
and opened the gates

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