Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  i choose to drink alone…   ‘reality settles in’   young, in love inseparable at the bar finishing each other’s sentences sipping each other’s drinks perfect, so profound   i’d like to see them in 10 years silent static between them recalling how once they denied separation of skin how once they rang in …

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  you hear me in only one dimension.   ‘corporeal’   these bones have grown weary the skin worn.   soul hoarse from screaming.   #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: …

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  there’s always that one tough guy…   ‘wannabe biker’   mark the flesh latest fancy   skulls to brand the toughness   devils to speak of atrocities   you’ve never committed.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.    …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; no poem recently written… …

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  god you burn going down.   ‘100 proof’   the words you pour have kick.   #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 bar,’ now on Amazon …

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  there’s no sweetening you.   ‘7:24 am’   hypocrisies like bitter coffee stain the tongue leaving you eventually with a bad case of the shits.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.  …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars…   Knock back my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose …

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