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Best Rubaiyat Poems

Below are the all-time best Rubaiyat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of rubaiyat poems written by PoetrySoup members


Poet in Recluse
I relinquish my pen before the storm
of her tears falling upon my bare arm
her gentle whispering breathed in my ear
Muse of mine, adieu to your...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: emotions, solitude,
Form: Rubaiyat



Premium Member The Four Seasons
The Four Seasons…

It was spring and I was young when I had wine.
I was singing and dancing and doing fine. 
The wine was so divine,...

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Categories: age, allegory, allusion, seasons,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Tears from my Ancestors
I'll drink tears from my ancestors in silence
From history's cup of their defiance
I'll sit in darkness where my soul is torn
and quench my parched thirst...

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Categories: sorrow, perspective,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member On Tranquil Lake

Glass-like smooth of even's yawn
          Just I, alone, and one cob swan
    ...

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Categories: earth, introspection, nature, soulmate, spiritual,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Please Join Me in My Dreams
Come and go away with me
and join me in this fantasy
to distant lands beyond the clouds
where we can share a life so free. 

no storm...

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Categories: beach, dream, fantasy, romantic,
Form: Rubaiyat



Slamming The Super-Duper-Soupers
you want to know a secret
when I write a poem and it's perfect
i dont share it
i bury it 
deep inside of me 
where no one...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humor, slam, perspective,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member A PORNO-GRAPHICAL SLAMMING REBUTTAL
Seems like I could be on top of the world.
I think about poetry like my tongue is pearled.
Just the other day I wrote a poem...

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Categories: rights, universe,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member I Look to You
As flower to the sun, I look to you
As thirsty grass that drinks in drops of dew
As river flowing down to waiting sea
I live again...

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Categories: love, senses, sensual,
Form: Rubaiyat
Destined
A dragon's scale reflects the rounds of time
her heart, the subtle beat of love sublime
a secret kept in smoke and ancient bones-
a tale best told...

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Categories: passionurdu, longing, hope, love,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Mother Nature
                  Mother Nature..

I see a mountain, wake me...

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Categories: love, mountains, sunshine, wisdom,
Form: Rubaiyat
Linger awhile, sweet summer
Why should one wish the days to pass
Of lush and verdant meadow grass
And butterflies with stained glass wings
Which autumn's burnished hues outclass? 

A summer breeze...

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Categories: beach, beauty, flower, summer,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Expression Expressed

Why do I self-express and share, indeed?
          For I am but a "dark and troubled seed"...

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Categories: appreciation, introspection, motivation, poetry, wisdom, writing,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Diamonds
           Diamonds

We all have so many diamonds that we own,
but we think of them as...

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Categories: age, allusion,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Fair Wings and Following Seas

Far, far out at sea one day
          A Hummingbird so found its way
   ...

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Categories: bird, nature, ocean, sea,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Revelation
         Revelation…

How do I know that what is divine?
What does he do now, I need a sign.
I...

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Categories: allusion, faith, peace, truth,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Cabochon
Of bud bossed delicate; in its aroma much will enfold!
The turbulence of youth; also the seasoned and the old.
Tetra pedes, cross pages, sober.. in black,...

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Categories: beauty, dedication, urdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Colonisation
The beauty takes my breath away,
I know my kind will want to stay
On this new world that I have found -
It’s somewhere in the Milky...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: science fictionurdu, world, planet,
Form: Rubaiyat
THE COLOR OF OUR BLOOD
In my innocence I went out into the world
Eager to learn all the lessons I can hold
The things I’d learn I’d love to share
Alas, people...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: black african american, discrimination, uplifting, perspective,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Dark Black Night

Once upon a midnight, ghostly,
Partied many, dead ones mostly.
Feasting in the graveyard, sprightly,
White eyed werewolves gorged, engrossedly.

In the bone yard, drab and squalid,
Apparitions (staring stolid
Neath...

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Categories: fantasy, horror,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member What the Mermaid Knows
The sea is aglow with her memories
Seaweed meadows of deep cave treasuries
Stories that summon the lost and curious
Legends embossed in silent reveries

She drifts the illumined...

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Categories: fantasy, imagination, mythology, nature, ocean, philosophy,
Form: Rubaiyat
Play Not A Dirge When I Am Gone
Play Not A Dirge When I Am Gone

Play not a dirge when I am gone;
light no candles, not even one.
A treasured poem would be enough...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death,
Form: Rubaiyat
Her Fairy Tale Came True

Fairy Hills are gone, with his curse, ruined.
Can this hero be greater than her sin?
Did Father, forgive? He was her desire -   
Oh...

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Categories: fantasy, hero, love, passion,
Form: Rubaiyat
Above the Fray
Above the pristine, blue lake mountains stand
Shrubs and yellow flowers surround on land
Could this be heaven?  Garden of Eden?
Reflection in water is of God’s...

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Categories: faith, natureurdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member REMNANTS OF TIME

Black roses sprawl, to droop, then fade
raking tendrils of her attic’s shades;
a brief display which glints inked nights
only for time’s sake, buds do parade.

How fleeting...

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Categories: absence, hope,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Love is
                        ...

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Categories: allusion, beauty, god, love,
Form: Rubaiyat