Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction


rest in peace


a man should die

with the proper dressing

atop his salad


bread and butter

in his basket.





© Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.

 …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars…


my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ is available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

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2 thoughts on “rest in peace

  1. But sometimes they die with off brand ranch and stale croutons…. 😐
    Well penned Joseph!!!❤️

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      lol thank you so much! 😉😊

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