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MUNCHY Sep 20
I was sixteen when my stepfather died
so I started to follow Christ
Though I knew
that there would come a time
when my faith would be tested .
I was living this tragic  double life
by faking the funk
while trying to be alright
I guess you can say I never expected the unexpected.

I’m known as the fixer,
the healer,
Be motivating for those that need a motivator,
the hugger,
the seeker,
Believe in those that need a believer
But there’s one thing
One thing
I’ve always wanted .

When I was fourteen
you caught my eye
But later on down the road
you didn’t treat me right
so I had to stop ,
take a breather ,
& then realize
what I wanted in my life .

I can love hard
but I won’t be *******
I can be strong for others
but I won’t be used
by ****** needs of others
with their outbursts & attitudes
in their life
because that’s what they
like to use to substitute.

I was 17 when you first came out
So I thought I had a shot with you
But that idea burnt out
But before  I turned 18 you started acting flirtatious towards me .
I told you what I’m all about  
& how much your heart plays big part in mine some how .
I’m not like the rest of these folks that lack the action of being a committed boy friend
But I realized you heart was broken by your first  love
that came to an end.
& yet you still choose
to “mess” with him


I can be the healer,
the nurturer
Be inspiring to those that need an inspirer,
the decision maker,
the provider,
Be the guide to those that need a guider,
But there’s one thing,
one thing
that I’ve always wanted .


Now I am 18 soon to be 19
& all of this stuff is not so surprising
Because every year,
every day,
every moment,
Has someone or something
snatched away from me
as if I had owned it .
But I can’t seem to figure out why
All my life
it’s been filled with
Maybes
Possibilities
We’ll see’s
& eventually’s
& I hope that  people
can relate &
Understand to what I’m saying .


But out off all of those
maybes & possibilities
I pray to *** that one day
he’ll bless
& grant me
the wish I’ve always wanted
treasured & needed .

My mind ,
body,
heart
& soul
has been blessed with capabilities & things I never knew
I once had & now told
But my heart is weakening
as I’m still thinking
because  the one thing I keep saying & needing ,
no one in my life
can do for me.

I WANT TO BE .... loved

But I know my time will come
I want to be able to say
That every **** day
I am
deeply,
truly ,
& unconditionally
loved .


& then it found me ....





~ Jordan Munchenburg ~
Iampureart Apr 17
teardrops wandering down the landscape of my cheeks, while I can't take my eyes off of you.  the thought of you leaving me is literally breaking my heart,
I can feel the cracking,
I can feel how the blood is
flooding my body.
aching, crying.
my soul is screaming out of pain,
my soul is screaming out of anxiety, making me overthink.
you're the sweetest love I've ever felt,
the sweetest love I've ever tasted
- and letting you go,
would mean that
I'd starve myself
to death.
I never thought that I'd experience that kind of love, no one ever loved me like she does, no one ever really appreciated me like she does. she's the most beautiful soul I've ever fallen for, and I don't ever want to be with somebody else. she's the one I want to call my wife, the one I want to give my biggest promise, the promise of being with her - forever.
I'll never be able to love again,
Well, at least not like the way I loved you,
As this night is a little before three, but well after two,
I lie wide awake in this bed unable to sleep beside a woman that I don't want to pursue,
With my mind wondering,
How do I leave her without leaving a bruise?
And wondering,
Will I ever be able to love another woman,
Like the way I loved you?
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