Captivated – Thoughts on Travel!



When I travel and my eyes behold something wonderful-
I have to pause, drink it all in, as though it is vital to my soul.
The sight and taste of something good awakens all my other senses to dance with the moment.
It could be anything from a scenic point, or view,
to a fragrance or a sudden pleasant experience I never knew.
It will become a keepsake in my treasures, forever locked safely in my heart and brought back to memory in another time and place.
I can’t always describe the real way I feel.
As time embraces my peak of interest for a few seconds and renders me speechless.
It’s like being given a sacred gift of love and life to cherish.
To share with someone or for just me alone.
A feeling I have anticipated that I can only describe as being