Masked for Masked. A poem by Mark Ward

Dressed up in latex,
spandex, full coverage
(reflexes controlled,
visuals gain leverage)

seeks drug and disease free,
no sneezers (just a preference),
come over and please me.
Long shooters (6ft+) only.


Mark Ward is the author of the chapbooks Circumference (Finishing Line Press, 2018) and Carcass (Seven Kitchens Press, 2020) as well as the full-length collection Nightlight (Salmon Poetry, 2022). He is the founding editor of Impossible Archetype, an international journal of LGBTQ+ poetry.

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