Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction


It’s so hard to be in your skin
the actions restrictive and
peace doesn’t come easy
what’s required is a bit of
wayside shedding
ignoring the pieces that shaped you
as they flutter down.

~ Joseph A. Pinto

© Copyright 2015 Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.


2 thoughts on “SKIN

  1. Nice job using the past tense with the word “shaped” . That made the poem for me

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      Hi Eric! Thank you very much! 🙂 I’m glad you enjoyed it!

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