for years the soul
has kept watch over the corpse
too scared to step into the light.
there is a promise
that awaits the dearly departed
but what can’t be seen
terrifies us more than the hell
we readily touch.
© Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.
…poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars…
my newest poetry collection ‘Scotch and Scars’ is now available in paperback and Kindle ebook at Amazon.
‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ is also available in paperback and Kindle ebook at Amazon.