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How Many Miles Can a Suitcase Carry?

Short Poetry

Photo by Sebastian Herrmann on Unsplash

How many —
miles, tears, ghosts, memories (but I digress),
old bones and worn-out hopes
can a suitcase carry?

Dropped thirteen floors to a thud
worn out, peeled back, weathered at the seams and cracked
you should have seen the dust storm rise
when in graceful spirals and…



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Gregory D. Welch

Gregory D. Welch

Kentucky Poet, Scribbler & Blogger. 100,000+ views. Changing the world one scribble at a time. Let's connect: