Michael Peterson

Rookie - 9 Points (Janesville, Wisconsin)

Restless Dreams - Poem by Michael Peterson

First the dreams came
The nightmares followed
The pounding sounds in the mind
More intense deeper the sleep
The cold sweats, dripping wet
The shocking wakes ups
Heart pounding rapidly, breathing heavy
Frightening images, hazy scenes
Endless fears, many tears
Death looking in, life looking out
2: 06 am the magic time, never fails
Jumping up, looking all around
No coffins, no Hearse
Waking up, thinking real
Why is it happening every night
Is it a sign or just a dream?
Make it stop, becoming restless
Very tired, exhausting life
will this cycle ever end


Poet's Notes about The Poem

endless night of nightmarish dreams.

Comments about Restless Dreams by Michael Peterson

  • Veteran Poet - 1,921 Points Babatunde Aremu (2/2/2013 2:16:00 PM)

    Your poems are real and I like them. Keep writing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 30, 2013



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