Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

  ‘beauty in your broken’ what has lived has died; what has died shall be reborn again. #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars … my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ is available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

  ‘find a different brew, son’   he idled up to the bar scraggly haired dirty tattooed hat low to hide eyes drowning in bud   opening his mouth he sounded as cheap as the beer he stunk of.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …raw poetry handcrafted from …

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  ‘karaoke guy’   the karaoke guy lonelier than the empty tables waiting for a song.   silence knows lines no one else can ever sing.   #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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  ‘it’s in the telling’   i have completely tuned them out.   i understand how little they respect me.   i’m not as detached as i let on.   their truth is as fabricated as my smile.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside …

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  ‘he knew but didn’t want to believe’   thank you for betraying me tonight this bar will thank you drained wallet drained bottle of scotch drained heart that made a fucking mess of the place.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   …poetry handcrafted from the inside of bars; …

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