Manatita is an esteemed author living in London, UK. He writes spiritual books, flash fiction and esoteric poetry, his favourite genre.
When The Nazarene Returns
When the Nazarene returns, He will shine
With the Light of Heaven; the glory of
A trillion suns! Will I be ready?
His raiment will shine with the grandeur of Paradise,
His words a sacred homily, a million times more
Powerful! If they crucified Him then,
What will they do now? Will I be ready?
“Not now.” Me hear dem say. “Our sons are still at college.”
“My daughter is not yet married,” said another,
“And I still need grandchildren.”
Likes attract likes. A Garden of Love, will only
Entice beauty; the illustrious moon, only the divinity of
Twinkling stars. O Life, the Saviour has taken away my sins,
Will you not take away, my little, little worries, at least?
O Lantern, saved or not, always be careful what you
Ask for, as you may not be ready, for the fire of His Grace.
- Manatita, The Lantern Carrier. 27th January, 2020.
Opening Myself to You
Flowers dance in Spring to the symphony of the
Breeze, my breath sings with the wafts inside their
Charm, waltzing as Your purple-tinted lotus’s shine.
Just as these ‘cuties’ bloom and blossom, opening
Their Hearts to the pageantry of life, so too, I open
Myself to You, O Love, O my song-bird of glistening Light.
Aye, sweet Beauty, Your kaleidoscope of colours
Draw me inwards, my core intoxicated in trance,
Drinking the rays of Thy splendour.
Within and without, I feel the breath of Your
Golden robes, adorning my soul with excellence;
Soothing my pains with a tapestry of dazzling hues.
Aye, my soul weeps music; the canary of my Heart
Rejoices, soaked in a rhapsody of celestial wines.
- Manatita, The Lantern Carrier, 25th January, 2020
Wisdom for today by Manatita
The Absolute Alchemist, transforms everything with Love.
So when we send Love, in response to hate,
We become God'sl Alchemists.
Reflections on life
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