Love: The Fire of my Quest. A Sonnet.To Grace M Williams

Celestial Woman

Source

Sublime Translucence

Source
Source

Love: The Fire of my Quest. A Sonnet

I am coming, Sweet Empress, I am coming Home.

You have been waiting for millennia, with an outstretched invitation.

Protected by Your veil of compassion,

I was entangled, in a tapestry of mental shadows.

Now I rise again, like the crescent moon;

Your celestial smile salutes the Delicacy of my longing.

Ah! No more sorrows, my sublime Architect!

Let us now build only Palaces of Delight.

The fire of my quest knows no intimacy,

Other than Love, to extinguish its smouldering glow.

Come! My Beloved. Here in this radiance unparalleled,

We’ll blend as One;

Rise to Your abode, Oh Light-Bringer,

Tasting the sugar of perennial Bliss, and melting in its Sweetness.

Word-crafted Awakenings by The Lantern-Carrier. ©Copyrighted 7th January, 2015.


Flowers of Celestial Beauty

Source

Love, Sweet Love

What do you like about Love

  • makes me feel good
  • Its joy and beauty
  • Its Compassion and Grace
  • Its immortality
See results without voting

Rumi and love

© 2015 manatita44

More by this Author


11 comments

billybuc profile image

billybuc 23 months ago from Olympia, WA

Love makes the world go round, or so the old song says. I always love your tributes. You are a talented poet, my friend.

blessings always


MsDora profile image

MsDora 23 months ago from The Caribbean

Your poetry always presents an escape from those mental shadows. Thanks for wielding such resurrection power with your words. Lovely!


manatita44 profile image

manatita44 23 months ago from london Author

Hehe.

You're not supposed to understand my fancy words! but I see you do and I'm delighted. I pray that the radiance and brilliance of the Sun, and the delightful emanence of the stars and moon, do shine on and relieve all your shadows. Much love.


gmwilliams profile image

gmwilliams 23 months ago from the Greatest City In The World-New York City, New York

This is such a beautiful, heartfelt poem. It brought me to tears. God bless.


manatita44 profile image

manatita44 23 months ago from london Author

Then your heart must be all beauty, my Sweet.

Thank you so much for coming here and offering such a loving contribution. In Love and Light.


vkwok profile image

vkwok 23 months ago from Hawaii

Once more I read a moving masterpiece. Bravo, Manatita.


manatita44 profile image

manatita44 23 months ago from london Author

Thank you, my Brother,

I need more people like you to appreciate my poems. Much gratitude.


jhamann profile image

jhamann 22 months ago from Reno NV

"Now I rise again; like the crescent moon." These sonnets seem to fit you! I hope you are well. Jamie


manatita44 profile image

manatita44 22 months ago from london Author

Yes, Bro. I'm well, thank you. Wish your loving family the continued Grace of the Supreme also. Gratitude and Higher Blessings.


aviannovice profile image

aviannovice 22 months ago from Stillwater, OK

Melting in its sweetness, indeed. Beautiful work!


manatita44 profile image

manatita44 22 months ago from london Author

Thanks Deb. Much appreciated. Hope that all is well with you. Peace.

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working