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Best Dressed To Kill Poems

Below are the all-time best Dressed To Kill poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of dressed to kill poems written by PoetrySoup members


As My Pen Danced
I waited, dressed to kill
in red,
and in love

both, of which 
I could have been coaxed out of

You have turned a pale shade of white,
my Valentine

Al...

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Categories: dressed to kill, lost love, love
Form: Free verse



WAR SIREN
WAR SIREN

On the battlefield, the ruby blood, 
is caked to warm dusty brown to dry.
Bedraggled women calls the living, 
she, with pleasure, makes a soldier...

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© Edlynn Nau  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dressed to kill, corruption, irony, passion, war,
Form: Rhyme
A Night Cap****Adult****
Aching for my presence
she called me late one night.
She wanted to have 
a night cap,
and she knows I do it right.

Forty five minutes later,
on the...

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Categories: dressed to kill, love
Form: Free verse
Green Velvet
Impoverished, destitute no money to spare
This woman with green eyes and cascading hair 
On a mission to find something to wear
Impress she must as though...

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Categories: dressed to kill, beautiful, green,
Form: Free verse
A Modest Proposal: Sestina
I just want five minutes, just to pitch
My killer screenplay for a killer film.
The hunt for a serial killer
By glamorous profilers, nothing grubby
Or exploitive. Some...

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Categories: dressed to kill, film, humor, satire,
Form: Dramatic monologue



Premium Member FIRST DATE
FIRST DATE

oh wow!
she’s prettier than i thought
dressed to kill
i suddenly look like a tramp
smell like one too

not sure
whether or not to hold hands
neither is she
but...

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Categories: dressed to kill, romance,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Eye of the Beholder
The world is filled with babies
And the parents who adore ‘em,
Though unrelated bystanders
Most often will ignore ‘em.
 
For many aren’t near as cute
As relatives believe.
The...

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Categories: dressed to kill, granddaughter, grandson, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
LOVE SEXY CHRONICLES VOL 1
THE COFFEE SHOP

BY EZAR AND STEPHANIE

The Coffee Shop (Male)
It was a warm summer afternoon; As the sun covered the sidewalk like they were bride and...

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Categories: dressed to kill, anxiety, black african american,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Just Souls
JUST SOULS

I use to walk down the Cafe Street.
The place of my reminiscence is in the South.
The jooking was heard throughout this section of town.
Leland,...

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Categories: dressed to kill, deep, happiness, jealousy, joy,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member When Charlie Grew Up
Way back in the nineteen fifties
When Charlie grew out of his toys,
He fancied having an active life
So he joined the Teddy Boys.

He wore drainpipe jeans,...

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Categories: dressed to kill, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Light Verse
He was a serial lover
He was a serial lover.
Like no other.  
His words flowed like smooth swoon song.
Led you away, took you along.
Feelings spun, you lost control.
Dressed to...

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Categories: dressed to kill, adventure, funny, humor, lust,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member ASININE
Asinine 
The Poem 

Spit and glue
Tape on glasses
Lace on wrinkled rumps 
Lipstick on lizards
Ants in bee-hives
Parties in the cemeteries
Toothfairy bank robbers
Dunces in libraries.

Rhymes on caution...

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Categories: dressed to kill, fun, humorous, nonsense,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member Sneaky Humidity
“All dressed to kill; please don’t let it rain!”
Hours spent with flat iron
Straightening out the curls
Here comes sneaky humidity to undo this “do”

~*~




...

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Categories: dressed to kill, life
Form: Chastushka
Winds
Color me white like the color of the wall
Color me white to be seen by all
Color me white to stand tall

The patches of black all...

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Categories: dressed to kill, anger, discrimination, racism, society,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Luck and Heaven
If I am in Luck, Heaven is near
Showered and waxed,good atmosphere
Dressed to kill or should say thrill
His libido has gone downhill
Viagra worked, gave a thankful...

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Categories: dressed to kill, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Cowboys
A cowboy of old, the wild west kind
Lived by a strict code you will find
Fed any stranger and his horse
No questions asked because
Next time, next...

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Categories: dressed to kill,
Form: Rhyme
Distressed
Distressed by Rob Barratt

My furniture is all distressed
It's unusually unstable
The oak bookcase is quite depressed
As is the coffee table

The worktop has a thin veneer
It seethes...

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Categories: dressed to kill, stress,
Form: Rhyme
Two Pairs of Shoes
Two Pair of Shoes

My Loafers wandered out one day
when I (too lazy) chose to stay
home alone and drink Bombay,
one evening in the Spring

They came upon...

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© Judy Valko  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dressed to kill, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Pied piper Spider Spidy
                        ...

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Categories: dressed to kill, fun, nonsense,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A GIRL JUST WANTS TO HAVE FUN
Friday night and I am already high as a kite plus this is a girl’s night out.
I will take a nap to lower my high...

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Categories: dressed to kill, freedom, fun, giggle, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Blue Skies




"50 Words for Poe: Blue Skies"



She was dressed to kill
Hot like a blazing Australian Bushfire
She crackled with heat as she
sashayed through the entrance
like Summer towards...

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Categories: dressed to kill, adventure, freedom, fun, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Out On The town

We are girls out on the town
Dressed to kill in sexy gown
Where we meet and mix with boys
But remember we’re not toys
We shall dance and...

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Categories: dressed to kill, fun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Double-dealer
Dangerously cunning,
dressed to kill, she plans his 
downfall, relying on 
debilitating strength.
Driven by greed she acts:
Deft hand of betrayal	 
dealt by a femme fatal. 

-...

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Categories: dressed to kill, betrayal,
Form: Verse
JOURNAL ENTRY
I lacked a lot of sleep these past couple of months.

and abandoned the routine I’ve grown so comfortable with

in this time by myself.

I didn’t realize...

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Categories: dressed to kill, family, hope, life, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
THE HONEYMOON COUPLE
Two weeks before the killing
She had that feeling
Truth could not be swayed
By this tourist’s agenda
She knows no baptism
That is a word of foreign origin
A horrendor...

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Categories: dressed to kill, adventure,
Form: Lyric