Joseph A. Pinto

barflypoet & author of dark fiction

Time again for my #whatpainsyouproject – a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain… ‘reason for redemption’ her pen it dried quicker than her morals; she reminds herself that was a long time ago loose and wild on the streets thrown there; owned there. now she’s got no time for writing playing with her baby’s …

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I share with you something special. My friend reached out to me in hopes of not necessarily putting his demons to rest, but to honor his comrades who have been put to rest. May God bless them. Thank you for your service. We won’t forget your sacrifice… ‘he won’t leave his men behind’ his pen …

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  An entry for a reader into my #whatpainsyouproject – a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain… ‘skipped over’ you throw your shawl over shoulders long slumped by indiscretions while your own sag crushed by a mountain’s burden of long suffering fools and their oblivion. #barflypoet #josephapinto © Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights …

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another entry into the #whatpainsyouproject – a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain… ‘somewhere in that well, love’ just beyond your grasp a reflection shimmers snared only by the fancy of the sun this, futile as it is fleeting still temptation drives you into placid darkness dip your hand cup that for which you …

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time for my #whatpainsyouproject – a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain… ‘your mom won’t have this’ the store isn’t as crowded these days still a labyrinth navigating the aisles without benefit of a hand. it would be so much easier to rot with the rest of the produce but you were taught …

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Let me have your pain… Here’s my latest poem for my #whatpainsyouproject – a poem for an anonymous reader and their pain. ‘he was vast’ she rises and falls atop the shallow tides of his chest a little girl once more fingers floating adrift the ocean of his palm fighting the currents once that had …

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