Category Archives: psychology

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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let sleeping paperclips lie

Sometimes it’s best to let sleeping paperclips lie… …according to a recent dream. In the dream… On the concrete pavement near my feet, I spot two paperclips. I try to pick one of them up.  But it keeps moving away … Continue reading

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getting the message

A recent dream shows I’m making progress on a problem… In the dream… I’m ascending, floor by floor, through a large modern shopping mall… At each floor, I walk through a hallway behind the stores until I’ve made a complete … Continue reading

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Russia rushing at me

A recent dream tells me to wake up… In the dream… I’ve just arrived in a busy Russian city, via an underground train. I wander around downtown, then enter the lobby of a church. Suddenly I realize I left my … Continue reading

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forward back

A recent dream has me considering the cost of being human… In the dream… A breakfast at a pleasant restaurant has just ended.  Several friends and acquaintances are in the process of leaving… I look at “D’s” table—she forgot to … Continue reading

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resurrecting the bear

By connecting one dream to another, I can see how I’m progressing on a problem… Take these three dreams for example: In the first dream… I’m alone in my house in the middle of the night. The knob to a … Continue reading

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get it in gear

Where I live, you need a car…. So this dream was nearly a nightmare: I turn the key to start my car, but nothing happens.  It’s dead. Dreams often show us such problems—and without presenting the solution.  That’s for us … Continue reading

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