New Love Strange and New

It will be strange to be in love with someone else
Strange to be held in someone else's arms
But I am ready for that strangeness
I am looking forward to it
Done with all the sameness of loving you
Ready for the strange

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Raquel Lake is a new up and coming poet. Much of her original work can be found on her tumblr blog and upcoming first book of poetry, Love. Besides writing about love, in her work she gives voice to the unheard and marginalized. She lives in the DC area with her three sons.

Last updated June 30, 2016