Traveling with Guitar
For you can travel with a screaming red rolling bag
and float unnoticed on conveyors, through terminals
or you can lug half a moose rack from Maine
to Minnesota, carry it like a broken wing through airports
Published as “Traveling with Guitar.” Through a Distant Lens: Travel Poems. Ed. Sheryl Clough. Whidbey Island, WA: Create Space, 2014. Posted with permission.