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Out of the Fire of Opulence, Kindle My Spirit to Feel Your Peace. By Manatita

Updated on June 5, 2014
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Manatita is an esteemed author living in London, UK. He writes spiritual books, flash fiction and esoteric poetry, his favourite genre.

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A strange absence enfolds me today.

And yet, in the awareness of this lies my longing.

I have abandoned You, o Lover,

For the transience of worldly pursuits;

This has been my nemesis of many struggles.

Come! My Beloved,

Transform my tears to beautiful flowers;

Let them be offered in adoration at Thy feet.

My wounds of love, like memories, linger on,

And I remain in pain, with a chasm within our Path.


Inner Longing

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Sweet Lover, I long for release

From my endless inner war.

Here in this temporal universe,

I have only experienced fleeting peace.

As such, I await the endless passing of seasons,

In order to embrace a radiant spring.

This would be a welcome felicity!


Cute Lover, put anklets on my feet,

Make me as smitten as the Seer,

Intoxicated by a drunkeness of Love.

Let Your victory bells resonate, like the lute,

Echoing in my Soul.

Grant me the boon of another sunset, reminiscing …,

While You gather together a galaxy of golden rainbows.

Take me from the fire of opulence;

And kindle my Spirit to feel Your peace.

-Manatita 13th May, 2014.

Peace

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Burning gold

light and darkness

Is there Light in darkness?

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    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Thank you so much Monis. God bless.

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      Aga 

      4 years ago

      Voted Up and Interesting!

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      It sure is, my Sweet. Blessings.

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      Deb Hirt 

      4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Peace really IS the key, is it not?

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      I did have a great week-end, thanks my sweet.

      Did you tweet one of my poems? Please continue. Just avoid names if I have dedicated it to someone.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and beautiful. Such a wonderful and peaceful journey. Enjoyed. Hope you have a great weekend.

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      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Deepest gratitude, always .... VKwok.

      Have a loving week-end!

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      Victor W. Kwok 

      4 years ago from Hawaii

      Bless you for this amazing poem. May you continue to feel the peace.

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Blossom and Dee - two of my very special people. I'm always filled with gratitude for your loving sentiments. My prayers are with you and yours with me, I'm sure. God bless you both this day.

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      Dora Weithers 

      4 years ago from The Caribbean

      From "inner war" to peace; that brings a sigh of relief. I can identify with the strange absence and the longing. Your poem seems to speak for me. You're so good!

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 

      4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      A beautiful poem and such a peaceful meditation.

    • manatita44 profile imageAUTHOR

      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Thanks Purvis.

      I wrote this late last night so I'm glad that it helped you today. Appreciated. Peace.

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      PurvisBobbi44 

      4 years ago from Florida

      Hi,

      What a beautiful poem to take me through the day. The words will echo in my mind for hours.

      Thanks for adding such beauty to my morning---and you have a wonderful day.

      Bobbi Purvis

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      manatita44 

      4 years ago from london

      Vocal Coach-

      Ruby-

      Thank you so much my two lovely and special ladies. Have a great day!!

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      Audrey Hunt 

      4 years ago from Idyllwild Ca.

      Your poetry is like a great symphony. Many layers reach through the human heart. And the reader wishes there were more...

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      Ruby Jean Richert 

      4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Feeling peace within is wonderful. Your poetry is beautiful..

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