Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

‘role reversals’   strangers in a bar are always kinder to me than the people i know for real. #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved. Pour yourself my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ ready for consumption at: Amazon paperback: goo.gl/31Zp1i Amazon kindle ebook: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B079J536ZC Barnes and Noble: goo.gl/SbKH26 UK …

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  It’s time for the ‘What Pains You Project.’ I listen privately to your pain and write an anonymous poem dedicated to you…   ‘you get what you pay for’   piece by piece he deconstructed himself starting with the roof the timber, the floor until he chiseled away at the very foundation that kept …

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‘open road’   you’re just one big open road yet your face reads dead-end. no amount of detouring will ever bring you back to the start. #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved. Pour yourself my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ ready for consumption at: Amazon paperback: goo.gl/31Zp1i …

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  ‘bitter’   i despise you for all the things you never did with me.   #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   Pour yourself my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ ready for consumption at: Amazon paperback: goo.gl/31Zp1i Amazon kindle ebook: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B079J536ZC Barnes and Noble: goo.gl/SbKH26 UK Amazon paperback: goo.gl/4LcSxE …

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  ‘infidelities’   my gut is stuffed with infidelities. i’ve never been faithful to myself only the notion of rejecting my own lies.   #barflypoet #josephapinto   © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.   Pour yourself my poetry collection ‘A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar,’ ready for consumption at: Amazon paperback: goo.gl/31Zp1i …

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It’s time for the ‘What Pains You Project.’ I listen privately to your pain and write an anonymous poem dedicated to you…   ‘part of her wishes’   a handful of caterpillars snug in the palm she doesn’t clench her fist until deep in the night she’s alone.   alone—wishing she was with him on …

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