Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction


An entry for a reader into my #whatpainsyouproject –
a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain…

‘skipped over’

you throw your shawl over shoulders
long slumped by indiscretions
while your own sag
crushed by a mountain’s burden
of long suffering fools
and their oblivion.


© Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.

9 thoughts on “skipped over

  1. Ashlynn Zimmermann says:

    Your Words Are So Deep And Amazing To Me!!!!

  2. Daydreamer says:

    Beautifully captured!

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      thank you very much!!

  3. I love this! Beautiful indeed. 🤗

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