Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction


to commemorate the release of my collection ‘FROM MY FRONT STEPS’ on June 5,

here’s an except from my second collection ‘SCOTCH AND SCARS’


ghost whisperer


the dead are all around us.


look at the shattered faces

haunting their glasses

at the bar.


listen to this poem



preorder on Amazon now




© Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.

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

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


Scotch and Scars’ and ‘A Distilled Spirit’ in paperback and Kindle ebook at Amazon.

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7 thoughts on “ghost whisperer

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      thanks so much, Lucy! 😍

  1. Great! I love a good bar too.

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      they’re just starting to come back here again!

  2. Susi Bocks says:

    The bartender is like the anti-hero.

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      lol not where i go 😉

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