Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  ‘cougar’   she’s hitting 50 hem of her shorts hitting her chin keeping with the times unaware her moment passed her 30 years ago.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no poem recently written… Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled …

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  ‘and here i’m worried of my pimple’   1, 2, 3 he drains the beers down his throat no apologies for the belches or his thinning hair.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no poem recently written… Knock back my poetry …

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  ‘fourth grade homework sucks’   her eyes swell with tears no one her age should hold and i realize all at once her soul is far older than the tender skin that contains it.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no …

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    ‘afloat’   we’re afloat in the same ocean, baby tossed by the same storms yet we have no sign of one another’s horizon.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no poem recently written… Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled …

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  ‘ruse’   fear not the man who declares his hand;   fear the man who plays ignorant to all.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no poem recently written… Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a …

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