Rate this poem:(0.00 / 0 votes)

All Over Again

All Over Again 1978 (Albion, MI.)



"All Over Again"

Wake up feeling the same way again, pain and tears,
Just trying to have a place to call my own some day,
They say I should have more to show, for all these years,
They said don't do what I do, do what I say,
What a croc of shit, we all do what we see,
If we are to survive, we all need a "HIGHER POWER",
Lord, please break all these chains and set me free,
We need "His" help, ever single minute, ever single hour,
My kids call me "Superman", it's up to them if I save you girl,
Even though all this time you did nothing but lie to me,
I you just wanna hurt me, take a step back, sit on that spike and twirl,
You never showed me a damn thing, just how quickly I could pack and leave,
I am only human, I make mistakes, and you do too,
Oh what a tangled web they weave, these women who practice to deceive,
Make you learn from your mistakes, is what this life does to you,
So many times I told my myself, don't let her do it to you again,
It's gonna hurt even more this time, just walk out that door,
The struggle is real, ask me, I will tell you this really true story,
Getting so wasted on booze, to ease the pain, waking up on the floor,
You got no more wife, no more friends, suck it up, find your glory,
So, what would you do, if crazy was born in you my friend,
When the shit hits the fan in your life, "All Over Again".

Written by; Joshua Ray Lanphar

About this poem

It's about some struggles I been thru, poetry is my release.

Font size:
 

Submitted by joshualanphar on June 18, 2021

1:27 min read
6 Views

All Over Again

Just a small town little guy, with a giant heart that I tend to wear on my sleeve, a bit of a prodigy, was walking, talking full, understandable sentences before eight months old, been thru a whole lot in my life mostly stressful like my second divorce that just happened, it's a lot for only being 43. more…

All All Over Again poems | All Over Again Books

FAVORITE (1 fan)

Discuss this All Over Again poem with the community:

2 Comments

Translation

Find a translation for this poem in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add this poem to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"All Over Again" Poetry.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 18 Jan. 2022. <https://www.poetry.com/poem/103025/all-over-again>.

Become a member!

Join our community of poets and poetry lovers to share your work and offer feedback and encouragement to writers all over the world!

More poems by

All Over Again

»

January 2022

Poetry Contest

Enter our monthly contest for the chance to win cash prizes and gain recognition for your talent.
13
days
1
hours
55
minutes
78 entries submitted — 72 remaining

Browse Poetry.com

Quiz

Are you a poetry master?

»
The word "poetry" is from the Greek term "poiesis", which means?
  • A. Making
  • B. Writing
  • C. Reading
  • D. Saying