Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  spinnin’ the greatest hits from the barflypoet yesterday and today!   #tbt   karaoke night   your answers so smooth your questions so rough   like this bad karaoke singer you leave me wordless   mouthing lyrics to an everchanging tune   a top ten hit you haunt my head.   #barflypoet #josephapinto   …

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  poets and presidents   his eyes feast swallowing with little difficulty the hearts surrounding him as there she stands, skin of coffin silk “poets and presidents die most pitiful,” in mockery, this masterpiece of her mouth   disposed of with little interest he is not used to this enchantment and though deeply troubled, his …

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  burdened by traffic   it’s not so much that i’m trying to dispel the memory of him than i am trying to impress the reality of us— a long potholed road we’ve travelled and the exits have changed toward our final destination but i hope you recognize the scenery beyond the window still is …

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  depression and how it distorts sound   the laughter resonates within the bar;   inside your head only noise.   #barflypoet #josephapinto   © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.  …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars…   my newest poetry collection ‘Scotch and Scars’ is now available in paperback and Kindle ebook …

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  i launched my YouTube channel today. if you’ve wondered what my poetry ‘sounds’ like, well here’s your chance! subscribe to my channel and enjoy:  https://tinyurl.com/y2stm5ms   #barflypoet #josephapinto   © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.  …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars…   my newest poetry collection ‘Scotch and Scars’ is now …

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  transition   for years the soul has kept watch over the corpse too scared to step into the light. there is a promise that awaits the dearly departed but what can’t be seen terrifies us more than the hell we readily touch.   #barflypoet #josephapinto   © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved. …

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