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Messages of the Past, Present, and Future

  “For some, the answer is: we dream to find out why we dream. “Personally, I prefer: I dream to find out who I am beyond who I dream I am.”                                    — Stephen LaBerge, Ph.D. The above quote comes … Continue reading

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As in Dreams, So in Life

  The Machu Picchu of my dream was not an ancient city in the mountains of Peru… …but a small tropical island, a place where travelers can relax and refresh. So I wanted to return… …and allowed myself to drift … Continue reading

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Lucid, But Not Clear

When I become aware I’m dreaming—when I become lucid in a dream… …I find I still have limitations… …counter to what some books on the subject have led me to believe. Consider this dream: I’m standing in the darkened room … Continue reading

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Counter-Clockwise is Sometimes Wise

Here’s a lucid dream technique that I used one night… I had woken from a dream in which I got a job that I didn’t really want.  The dream ended with me still stuck at that job. So to resolve … Continue reading

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Lucid Limits

  Often people want to become lucid in their dreams for the freedom… …the freedom to create their own reality. But a recent lucid dream imposed limits on me. In the dream… …I’m sitting alone in a large empty room, … Continue reading

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Waking Up to a Dream

  “Try again, fail again, fail better.”              — Samuel Beckett   Again I wake from a dream feeling like a fool.   In the dream…   …I’ve arrived at a small rustic building on a knoll out in the … Continue reading

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Don’t Fear the Drain Pipe

I believed that if I could become lucid in my dreams–become aware that I was dreaming while I was dreaming… …I could stop and see what was what, and as a result, deal with dream problems more effectively. However, I’ve found … Continue reading

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