Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction




a sea, a sea of freckles and it is between them i wish to trace your mythology through my tongue, to bring forth your sparkle the way you cast out all my dark. fingers dabbling in the wet i leave behind and if you and i have a name by then we’ll reimagine ourselves a thousand times. unhurried revolutions i will part your sphere of flesh and take you to a depth of essence you never thought you’d find. be mine. i want to gaze upon you nightly and know something in this great expanse makes sense and is all for me.


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16 thoughts on “sirenize

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      thank you so much, my friend 🥰

  1. Terveen Gill says:

    A beautiful ending. 🙂

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      i bet i surprised you with my feel good ending lol i’m capable of them. but don’t get used to it 😉😂 thank you for reading (and hopefully listening) Terveen!

      1. Terveen Gill says:

        You recite them really well and the accent adds to the beauty. 🙂

      2. Joseph Pinto says:

        thank you! it’s not every day that I get complimented for my New Jersey accent! lol 🥰

  2. Sunra Rainz says:

    This is a beautiful sexy poem, Joseph! I love these lines:

    “I wish to trace your mythology”

    “bring forth your sparkle the way you cast out all my dark.”

    “unhurried revolutions.”

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      hiiiii 🥰 i am capable of the sexy and beautiful. i’ve notebooks full. i just don’t share them as much. maybe i should 😉

      1. Sunra Rainz says:

        I hear ya! Same. You have to test the water sometimes with a taster, don’t you? And maybe occasionally throw in a biggie! 😀

      2. Joseph Pinto says:

        true, true. i got you to nibble on a sample! 😉😂🙏

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      thank you SO much for reblogging this! appreciate you all 🥰

  3. Secret Bree says:

    Well this is absolutely enthralling Joseph. Wonderful sensual writing 👏

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      well thank you kindly, Ms Bree 🥰 appreciate it!

  4. Jaya Avendel says:

    Loving the flow of these pretty words and the imagery contained within!

    1. Joseph Pinto says:

      so glad you do, Jaya, thank you! 😊

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