ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Logging on to Love. A Sonnet

Updated on May 17, 2015
manatita44 profile image

Manatita is an esteemed author living in London, UK. He writes spiritual books, flash fiction and esoteric poetry, his favourite genre.

Source
Source
Source



The inner software of Light, upgraded the Disc of my Heart,

Thus opening the Windows of my Soul.

Out came a pure and swift Gigabyte of magnificence,

And the old virus-laden frame once steeped in Trojans,

Now completely disappeared.

Light, more Light, this powerful inventory of a USB,

Uploads my stolen inner peace with Delight,

Bards Gates and Apple, augments my soaring to a higher Cloud.

No more malware, spam, and frozen smiles,

The old inner slate has been deleted from the hardrive....

My mind’s new Desktop presentations, are immaculate and supreme!

I almost died with the woes and distress of ‘hate-crashes,’

But now I fly with the Laptop, of a visionary tomorrow.


-Manatita, The Lantern Carrier.©Copyrighted, 17th May, 2015.


~Awakening The Inner Light~

Source

Computer as a metaphor for Life

What do you think?

See results

© 2015 manatita44

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Happy to see you once again, Brother Lee. Your wonderful contribution is appreciated. Much Love.

    • profile image

      Lee Cloak 

      3 years ago

      A great sonnet and a perfect metaphor, crafted so well, a very interesting piece of writing, thanks for sharing, voted up , Lee

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Thank you, Vocal Coach.

      I truly appreciate your kind sentiment. Much love.

    • vocalcoach profile image

      Audrey Hunt 

      3 years ago from Idyllwild Ca.

      A perfect metaphor for life. Brilliant! As mentioned in MsDoras comment, you are a genius. I voted up, useful, awesome, beautiful, interesting and will share.

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Thanks Dee. So good to see you and to know that at least you keep smiling in the face of loving trials.

      My second computer one. The first a few years ago. Glad that you liked it. Appreciate you kind sentiments here. God bless your noble heart.

    • MsDora profile image

      Dora Weithers 

      3 years ago from The Caribbean

      Genius and creativity at work here. Excellent!

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Hi Stephanie.

      I am a poet and used to call myself the Bard of Solace. Now I'm the Lantern Carrier. I try to reach the Heart; to awaken, to inspire, to touch the inner Light. While you would not necessarily think so, 90% of my poems are addressed to God or God in man.

      Great to see you once again and happy that you're here. Thanks a lot and pleased that this poem inspires you. Much peace.

    • StephanieBCrosby profile image

      Stephanie Bradberry 

      3 years ago from New Jersey

      I have to say I love seeing the word "bard" used so wittily. It took me back to when I was a high school English teacher. It's been a long time since I saw someone use the word "bard."

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      A fiery Darling, Brother Harish, a fiery One. Be careful as She can hurt you. He he.

      Your sentiments bring me much joy and tremendous inspirations. I look forwards to receiving them with great gusto and zest. Much Mehta.

    • Harishprasad profile image

      Harish Mamgain 

      3 years ago from New Delhi , India

      Dear brother, computer has always been a darling since it came into existence. Your beautiful poem has made it a lovely sweet heart, almost resembling life. Such a great creative poem. Voted up.

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      3 years ago from london

      Mary, I forgot the hardrive bit. Was on my mind then ...getting old. Glad you identify. So kind. Much love.

      Billybuc, hey, thanks Bro. Playing and teasing around and look what I came up with! Actually, it's my second time. Did the first one a few years ago. A pleasant Sunday to you and Bev.

      Frida, thank you. I appreciate this. Say hello to my son when you see him in Maryland. Tall, tanned, handsome and very much like his Father.

      I appreciate your contribution, Frida. Much peace.

    • Frida Rose profile image

      Frida Rose 

      3 years ago from Maryland

      I love how the words in your poems always flow so smoothly! Great metaphor.

    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 

      3 years ago from Olympia, WA

      I can live with this metaphor if you can. :) Very creative.

      blessings always

      bill

    • tillsontitan profile image

      Mary Craig 

      3 years ago from New York

      What better metaphor in this technology-crazed society? Who can't relate the hardrive of their life with that of a computer? I think this is very well done and totally topical.

      Voted up, useful, awesome, interesting and shared.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)