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The Sex of Music

a start
notes my body recognizes,
foreplay...
loosening me up. tip tap tip tip tap
making me lan-gu-id, pliable like
finger tips dancing across my skin  
a rhythm created 
by the drumming of fingers against my 
wet lips 
singing the song your hands have created
against my slicked beat 
flicking the strings
increasing the speed
of the bass 
of your moans
penetrating  
my breathe 
the treble to our song
rocking 
         rocking 
                  rocking 
faster
in 
the moment 
when we, give ourselves
over 
to the action of being 

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Listas de Colombia

Number of hours spent traveling: 20
Days spent in Colombia: 29
Cazuela de frijoles comidas: 2
Tres Cordillera cervezas tomadas: 15
Shots of aguardiente shots I turned away: 6
Shots of aguardiente I couldn't turn away: 4
Veces que usé tenso equivocado en español: unknown
Ceviches I ate: 6
Days at the beach: 4
Micheladas: 10
Showers taken: 58
Sunblock application: 10
Usos de la palabra chevre: 5
People asked why I was a brown gringa: 4
Times I was offended by this: 0
Times people thought I was Colombian until I spoke: unknown
Apologies made on behalf of United States for Donald Trump: 1
Explanation of the El Paso/Juarez border: 5
Uso de la frase, "ese man": 20
Photos taken: 88
Veces que escuchú salsa: infinito
Ramen from Formosa restaurant eaten: 3
Max number of hours of speaking only Spanish before mouth and brain hurt: 4
New tattoo: 1
Book read: 1
Books started and left unfinished: 1
Reruns of CSI: Miami watched on AXN: 20
Ubers rides: 15
Chicharonnes eaten: 12
Jaras de …