Tag Archives: dream recall

cleaning up…and up…and up…

A recent dream says I’m cleaning with dirty water… In the dream… I’ve hung a white 5-gallon bucket upside-down, so it can dry. But there should be two buckets.  Where’s the second? This dream refers to the cleaning I do … Continue reading

Posted in dreaming, dreams, Jung, psychology | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in artwork, dreaming, dreams, psychology, self-help, sleep | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

both mine and not mine

When I suddenly remembered having seen my bright shiny teeth in the mirror… I knew it must have been a dream. Because I don’t have bright shiny teeth… I have the teeth of someone who drinks three big mugs of … Continue reading

Posted in cartoon, dreaming, dreams, Jung, psychology, self-help, symbolism | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

one streak ends…another begins

  I was so disappointed when the streak ended last week… For nineteen straight nights, I had remembered and recorded at least one dream… To what do I attribute this good run?  Intent. There are numerous ways to improve dream … Continue reading

Posted in cartoon, dreaming, dreams, Jung, Michael Patton, psychology, self-help, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

feeling it

  It can be so disappointing… Sometimes, the moment I wake, I’ll realize I’ve just been in a vivid dream… …yet I can’t remember a thing. I’m guessing most of us have encountered such a blank in the morning… Cajole … Continue reading

Posted in dreaming, dreams, Jung, Michael Patton, photos, psychology, self-help, symbolism, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Downton Abbey Reruns

  At best, I recall just a fraction of what I dream each night… But maybe I’m not missing so much—if some recent sickbed dreams are any indication… For three long tedious nights, a flu bug kept me half-awake while … Continue reading

Posted in artwork, dreaming, dreams, Jung, Michael Patton, psychology, self-help, symbolism, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s Gone, But It’s Still There

  Here’s a clever technique to bring back a dream memory… If you wake up with a sense that you were in a dream, but can’t recall anything about it… …shift your body back into the position you were in … Continue reading

Posted in dreaming, dreams, photos, psychology, self-help | Tagged , | Leave a comment