POEM: Our Weekend Away

On our weekend away
I heard many rumors
Of magnificent scenery
And stunning views
And yet
I found myself
Effortlessly resisting
Any temptation
To take my eyes
Off of you

This love poem is dedicated to my sweetheart Maryjo.  The weekend get-away referenced was this last weekend, a Fall bike tour weekend at Mackinaw City, Michigan.  It included a sunrise bike ride across the Mackinaw bridge followed by a boat ride to Mackinac Island and bike ride around the island.  Perhaps needless to say, I was more than satisfied with my view…

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