Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

Established in April of 2012, Pen of the Damned has become home for some of the finest writers of horror and angst. A strange entity, known only as the Tale Weaver, introduced its voice then as well. Not much is known about this mysterious being – it has made its presence known but a handful …

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For anyone following my blog, I guess you know by now that I’m a horror author. Funny thing is, I barely post anything ‘horror’ here.¬† ūüėõ I’ve shared my poetry.¬† I’ve shared poignant stories about my daughter. You’ve learned of the release of my moving novella Dusk and Summer, as well my continued efforts raising …

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Twisted Realities: Of Myth and Monstrosity from Sirens Call Publications‚Ķ What would happen if myths and monsters collided in today‚Äôs world? Would they take a backseat to the mayhem that humans create on a daily basis? Explore the twelve tales crafted by twelve talented authors who asked themselves those very questions. The answers may surprise …

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