Don’t Look For Love In the Castro

Inspired by my recent stroll through lovely San Francisco

Arthur Ramirez
2 min readMay 10, 2022


Source: Matt Dodd from Unsplash

**For David Priggie and Alvin Kim**

The Mix — the patio sizzling with
various, savory scents and meats,
casual shorts bulging with thick wallets,
hard-ons, thighs tightened from a late
afternoon spin class, marinating in
crisp cologne, pungent from the fiery
West Coast Sun



Arthur Ramirez

Aspiring novelist and amateur poet and op-ed writer on gay/queer/GSM topics. CA —> MN —> ? Stick around if I haven’t bored you yet.