Thank you for dreaming of me
for letting me know
for waking up to remember that you dreamed
I never wake up when I dream of you
What woke you up
was it someone
A small thrill a little secret is ours
a desire for safe travel
in unspilled blood
Copyright @ 2014 by Fady Joudah. Used with permission of the author.
About this Poem
“Don't you find it intriguing when someone tells you they had a dream about you? Some people can't even sleep let alone dream.”
Fady Joudah, born in Texas in 1971, is the author of Textu (Copper Canyon Press).
Date Published: 2014-09-29
Source URL: https://poets.org/poem/names