Category Archives: artwork

musing on my muse

I like to say, “I don’t rely on any muse, but on my own hard work.” However, a recent dream tells me that I do listen to a muse. In the dream… I’m on one side of an empty room. … Continue reading

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feeling is knowing, seeing is understanding

According to a recent dream, I’m seeing Fonda and feeling the fight. In the dream… I’m staring at the actor Peter Fonda.  He stands right in front of me.  We stare at each other. Then I’m looking skyward, to the … Continue reading

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listening to the politician within

Though I’ve followed the campaign closely for the last year, none of the top presidential contenders have been in my dreams. However, in the past, both George W. Bush and Barack Obama have put in appearances.  To be honest, I … Continue reading

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patient quest

A junkyard dream says I’m on a quest… In the dream… I’m at a place of ramshackle buildings in the country… …a place filled with all sorts of odds and ends. I’m working on a group project.  We’re building something … Continue reading

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facing the face

Two recent dreams say I’m hiding… In the first dream… I’m watching a rock singer as he performs onstage… His face is hidden by his long hair, a beard, and dark glasses. So who’s the singer?  As with most of … Continue reading

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my inner Johnny Cash

Am I the Man in the Black? Consider this recent dream: I see a silhouette of Johnny Cash a short distance away. It has a shiny silvery surface, which reflects my own image. Waking, I immediately got the basic message… … Continue reading

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I remember to remember

I broke the record.  I have a new personal best. I’ve remembered and recorded a dream for twenty-five straight nights.  My previous record was nineteen, set two years ago. But to be honest, before the streak, my dream recall had … Continue reading

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