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Bad To The Bone Poems

Bad To The Bone Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of bad to the bone poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for bad to the bone.

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Premium Member Monster Wars with My Son

Mock battles with my sons.
Star Wars characters hauled out
of their tubs.

Rancor Monster, Squid Head, Yak Face.
Darth Vader, Jabba the Hut…
Snaggletooth is a real dick.

Skeletor, Beast Man and Evil-lyn.
The whole crew, just bad to the bone,
but at least Evil-lyn was hot....Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, poetry,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member MADAME SIERRA--
Madame Sierra
if you think you can have another man, on the side;
Then it's off with you, then you and you friend need to go bye-bye-bye-bye;
Don't shed a tear in front of me;
I'll give you know sympathy, my, my, my
As you...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, anxiety, appreciation, break up, devotion, lost love,
Form: Lyric
Defined By Idioms
Defined By Idioms

Naked truth, bent nails
dead men tell no tales
bad Apple, broken mirrors
burnt out light bulbs, crocodile tears
spilt milk, goose chase
two cents worth, rat race
rotten egg, bad to the bone
eagle eye, no place like home.
bat from hell,
pulled punch
big cheese, 
no...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, identity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Christmas Tale: A variation on a theme by Dr Seuss
There once was a Grinch who was bad to the bone,
Which was why he always spent Christmas alone,
But one year the Grinch said, "Enough is enough!"
And decided to steal everyone's Christmas stuff.

In the village below, in the center of town,
Stood...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, christmas, humor,
Form: Light Verse
California Baby
He grew up in the bay area
Bad to the bone 
Tattooed out
Yeah he something to talk about
I love him to deaf

California baby
California baby

He  is my California Baby   He  is from the bay area 
He got me...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, i love you, love,
Form: Verse



Premium Member The Lady in High Heels and the Banty Rooster


			A lady was screaming and running
			in circles, and she wasn’t funning.
			A critter was chasing
			her. Man! They were racing.
			That rooster was swift and so cunning.

			Her four-inch high heels made her stumble.
			While kicking them off, she did grumble.
			The banty was pecking
			her ankles...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, animal, fear, people,
Form: Limerick
Joey Fatone

You don’t wanna meet Joey Fatone 
He’s a Jersey Devil
with a Tasmanian attitude

Street whispers say, 
“Baby” is a notch below
asylum certifiable

A wise guy, gator gait    bad to the bone
Known to go postal   ...  ...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, dark, death, evil, violence,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Seas Of Black Winds, Blast Walls Of Solid Stone
 

   Seas Of Black Winds, Blast Walls Of Solid Stone

    Fighting against waves, where night's bright moon shines
    In thought, a much needed stitch often saves,
    future life...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, art, creation, dark, philosophy, sea, symbolism, wind,
Form: Sonnet
'Crowds In the Clouds'
How is it, even in the clouds
I cannot escape the crowds; everyone is so loud
I am not a Rolling Stone;
This cloud I do not own
Nor, am I, thoroughly good
Nor, am I, bad to the bone

Heavy is the head that wears...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, culture, poetry,
Form: Free verse
SICK part 3
Soaring like a butterfly and an eagle combined…
No, no I ain’t blind…I don’t mind being left behind
I see the light in your eyes
No lies…no lies…no lies…
With His might and His delight,
I shine like the break of dawn
Runnin’ outta time tonight…
On...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Minions of Anarchy
Bello (hello)let me tell you about some Minions
Brightly covered single-cell organisms
Small yellow cylindrical creatures
With one eye and sometimes two
Not sure why . . . 
Minions love to wear dungarees and goggles
Not sure why . . . 
They live to serve,...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, funny,
Form: Free verse
Blameless
Blameless


If you want to be glad then be glad,
If you want to be sad then be sad.
If you want to be altogether happy inside,
Then don’t rely on a man.


We are bad to the bone and bad for your soul,
You should...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, love, men, trust, women,
Form: I do not know?
Staying Around
This free-verse was inspired by Bad Blood by Taylor Swift and Catch My Breath by Kelly Clarkson

Staying Around

I cried insane in a rush like an aborted infant 
This pain is killing me softly...I can hardly feel your heart's tune 
I...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, angst, anxiety, deep, depression, desire, fear, hope,
Form: Free verse
Harboring Hate
Verse 1: Hating can hurt...taking off my shirt 
Fading can make you feel like dirt 
Sometimes, I feel beautiful and high as a kite
Other days, I feel like a cow patty on the ground...you love me despite 
Intimidated...threatened to the...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, betrayal, cute love, deep, depression, desire, destiny,
Form: Lyric
What You Do to Me
So frightened of what lies ahead
You're my firelight, shining in my feline eyes
You light the road for me to tread 
You're my candlelight, refining the truth from the abominable lies
You burn away my wretched mistakes I've made
The neverending pile of...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, betrayal, cute love, deep, depression, desire, emotions,
Form: Lyric
Hashtag
Hashtag fu-ev-uh alone 
Hashtag forever lonely 
I guess I need a man 
but I won't let that man own me 
Cuz when things get too close 
Too soon before knowing 
The unknown catches up
You'll be lost with the dust
But even...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, heart,
Form: Free verse
In the Tall Grass of Dreams - James Dean
Rebel without a cause and bad to the bone
In his white tight t-shirt and back pocket comb
Oooh well I think you were one real cool dude...
But of course there was more to you than
That ever did meet the eye and...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, adventure, cool, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SHALL WE DANCE
SHALL WE DANCE

Shall we dance, as two snakes encircling one another,
A bite to the strike, whom draws the first blood of 
Passions bitter poison.
Venomous vipers, engaged in a twisted game of hidden desires,
Shielded by golden bands of confinements vows of...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, animal, dance, desire, fantasy, lust, passion, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Dead Broke
The ferryman impatiently awaits
But I lack the gold
So I ask him to wait, as I put him on hold..

I call the grim reaper hoping for a loan
He appeared soon after through my headstone
He's cloaked in all black looking bad to...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, death, funny, humorous, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Random thoughts
Not caring much for politicks
Having a weird name
Getting bit up for listening of unpopular music
That is my game

If I had a soul
It would be in pain
Someone claiming to be like me
But she was not like me

She would do anything to...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, confusion,
Form: Free verse
The Biker Chic
I have always been on the rough side
I even look butch enough to pass for a man when I ride,

I want to be a biker chic and ride a Harley
So I can look bad to the bone when I am...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, betrayal, crush, forgiveness, fun, god, me, poems,
Form: ABC
No More Hash-tagging
# Inspired by many people who overuse hash-tag for absolutely no reason whatsoever! (#):

# You’re acting like a fool, 
experimenting on every flavored pills!
Hash-tagging is worthless – 
Who gets hash-tagging thrills?
You’re just looking for fame if you use that sign...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, anger, dedication, deep, funny, how i feel,
Form: Verse
Your Sanity
Stuck in place…
Free in space…
you’re insane 
I’m as sweet as sugar cane…
Whatever happened to your unique personality?
Whatever happened to your sanity? 
Has it transformed to insanity?
I like the way you make me feel
Oh, you don’t have to make it a...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, anger, angst, appreciation, beauty, change, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Fahrenheit 451
This verse has syllables: 4, 5, 1

(Pattern of syll.’s: 4, 5, 1, 4, 5, 1, etc.)



Firemen burning
Books without a care
Hmm…
Four fifty one
Degrees burn its proof! – 
Naught!
The books, priceless
With knowledge and words
Typed,
But left unread, 
In a creative…
Way
Guy Montag is
A unique...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, beauty, change, confusion, freedom, hope, life, world,
Form: I do not know?
I Am Who I Am
they said i had no home,
since i acted  "bad to the bone",
all dressed in black, 
punked back.
Is it a crime,
to like something of mine?
they wanted me to be pretty,
they wanted me to be preppy,
i said I'm not a girly...Read More
Categories: bad to the bone, me,
Form: Free verse