Category Archives: mythology

student teachers

In the folktale The One-Two Man*, a boy uncovers his father’s bones by digging beneath an oak tree… He then goes into a deep sleep for three days.  During that time… …the spirit of his father taught him all the … Continue reading

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journey of a lifetime

I’m in a desert… …according to this recent dream: I’m standing in a broad expanse of desert sand, without a tree or a sprig of grass in sight. Suddenly, I drop down through a sink hole. Now, I’m in an … Continue reading

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down from the clouds

  One of the most disturbing dream sequences in movie history… …shows a man stuck in a traffic jam. I’m talking about the opening scene of Federico Fellini’s 8 1/2. As the man, played by Marcello Mastroianni, waits in traffic, … Continue reading

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