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...
The Four Seasons
age, allegory, allusion, 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,...
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...
On Tranquil Lake
earth, introspection, nature, soulmate,
Glass-like smooth of even's yawn
Just I, alone, and one cob swan
Slamming The Super-Duper-Soupers
humor, slam, perspective,
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...
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...
I Look to You
love, senses, sensual,
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...
passionurdu, longing, hope, love,
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...
love, mountains, sunshine, wisdom,
I see a mountain, wake me...
allusion, angst, muse, spiritual,
How can I drag myself without divine wine?
appreciation, introspection, motivation, poetry,
Why do I self-express and share, indeed?
For I am but a "dark and troubled seed"...
science fictionurdu, world, planet,
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...
beauty, dedication, urdu,
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,...
THE COLOR OF OUR BLOOD
black african american, discrimination,
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
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
What the Mermaid Knows
fantasy, imagination, mythology, nature,
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...
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...
Her Fairy Tale Came True
fantasy, hero, love, passion,
Fairy Hills are gone, with his curse, ruined.
Can this hero be greater than her sin?
Did Father, forgive? He was her desire -
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...
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.
Led to Eden
faith, nature, on writing
For so long you’ve been hiding from me in seclusion
Wise Muse, I must gasp as I make an intrusion
I know your plan was to lead...
allusion, beauty, god, love,
confusion, depression, fear, life,
Silent screams no one hears
Tired eyes filled with tears
Gut wrenching heartache no one feels
Emotions dark enough to kill
Mental exhaustion no one sees
Strong enough it hurts...
fantasy, nature, urdu, autumn,
Night spills over the day like India ink from a well
bleeding into the deep crevasses of hill and dell
running into clear cold streams once shimmering,...
angst, me, urdu,
I hear outside my window the grey dove cry
As sun slides down the mountains, and I sigh
Watching night curtaining my city
Blotting streaks of violet from...