Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  spinnin’ the greatest hits from the barflypoet yesterday and today!   #tbt   compassion is hell   you draw her over your shoulders the warmth you’ve been waiting on for years honey in an otherwise tepid life and even as she leaves your skin flushed you never seem to notice her fingers have grown …

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  she’s in denial   this is her way:   toss flowers across his words anything to lend pretty to his ugly.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © 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 …

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  lovers love silence   sit beside me touch knees like no one else is watching whisper verse in my ear together we’ll rewrite all conversation steal filament from the bulbs refill them with fireflies; i’ll keep july for you always i’ll craft you mermaid lore.   steal me, won’t you we’ll go out until …

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  stigma of spades   make no mistake the stigma of spades has been branded upon my flesh.   most see a curse.   i find it a blessing.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.  …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars …   my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: …

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