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changing my mind…and heart

In my dreams, I make all sorts of mistakes… …but I’m happy to report, ever so often, I do the right thing. Consider this recent dream… A garbage truck stops to empty the trash bin at the front of my … Continue reading

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No Way to Treat a Drainpipe

  I know the monsters of my dreams are blessings in disguise. But in the moment of the encounter, it’s easy to forget.  In the same way, it’s also easy to see a monster where none exists. Consider the dream … Continue reading

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Two-Way Mirror

My friend was a completely different person. Or was she? In the dream… I’ve arrived back at a nice home with a group of people.  I find my friend G. in the kitchen.  But she’s now a very proper, matronly … Continue reading

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Wrestling with Maya

  The Wrestler was an accountant. The movie The Wrestler is an excellent character study.  I thought Mickey Rourke’s performance hit the mark dead center. Yet I can’t say that I identified with the character.  After all, he’s already been … Continue reading

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Getting My Feet Wet

  I’m irked by these watery dreams. I’d rather keep my feet dry. In one dream, I’m going along a pleasant forest trail familiar to me, but now I find it’s filled with puddles of water.  The water dampens my … Continue reading

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Drinking It All In

No, not him!   That’s what I thought when I woke from this dream:   F. has started drinking again.   That’s it, that’s the entire dream.  No strong image, perhaps no image at all.  Just the message: F. has … Continue reading

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