Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  ‘discoveries of the unknown’   you’re dead to me the air you breathe stale corrupted you’re not who i once knew someone i don’t wish to discover anymore.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved. Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ now on …

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  ‘a poem for my daughter (someday to read)’   maybe someday you’ll recall how sentimental i used to get but i couldn’t help it, especially knowing your hand wouldn’t be quite as small in my own anymore.  maybe you’ll remember the   nights i read to you, and i did my best to make …

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  ‘egg whites, veggies on a whole wheat wrap’   i had an epiphany the morning i ordered breakfast in that old deli and grill listening to the mumbled tune high up upon the shelf from that static crusted radio. i realized i understood everything that was sung each word every chord while not one …

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  ‘mirror, mirror’   you left your face home. what stares back now is divided by cracks and all the sighs in the world cannot fuse it back together.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved. Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ now on …

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