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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,

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,

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,

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,

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,

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,

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,

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,

Premium Member Mother Nature
                  Mother Nature..

I see a mountain, wake me...

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Categories: love, mountains, sunshine, wisdom,

Premium Member Solstice

How can I drag myself without divine wine?
I am...

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Categories: allusion, angst, muse, spiritual,

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,

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,

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,

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,

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

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Categories: fantasy, horror,

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,

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,

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 -   

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Categories: fantasy, hero, love, passion,

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,


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,

Premium Member Led to Eden
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...

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Categories: faith, nature, on writing

Premium Member Love is

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Categories: allusion, beauty, god, love,

No One
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...

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Categories: confusion, depression, fear, life,

Premium Member Shades
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,...

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Categories: fantasy, nature, urdu, autumn,

Premium Member The Dark
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...

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Categories: angst, me, urdu,