Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction


 

the hand we are dealt

 

it is simply the hand we are dealt

that we must accept

so cry stand, you say.

 

no

hit me,

for i am tired of this stagnant state

hit me

and let the deck fall as it may

twenty-one ways to dying

can’t be all that bad.

 

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Poetry served to you raw and unedited from the moment crafted;

all poetry is older work and chosen at random unless otherwise noted.

 

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