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This May Be a Synchronistic Event

  I’ve experienced many moments of synchronicity… These events have sometimes left me stunned, or left me laughing, or left me stunned and laughing. Some might claim that I actually manufacture these instances of synchronicity by finding meaning in coincidence. … Continue reading

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Good Use

  I’ve been asked why I’m so interested in dreams… That’s a fair question.  I’ll try to give a short answer… First of all, I don’t like to throw out anything that I might be able to use. Some scientists … Continue reading

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That’s Not Merely Entertainment

  I don’t know about his dreams, but mine have meaning. According to an article in the April 2005 issue of Psychology Today, neuroscientist Mark Solms believes that dreams are merely there to entertain the brain.  They have no symbolic meaning. If … Continue reading

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Coordination

  Ah, perspective! In the dream… …I’m looking down on a desert scene from high above.  I see many people moving over a flat plain of bare, packed earth. Their paths seem confused, random.  Apparently, no one knows where he/she … Continue reading

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No Matter What You Believe

  Even if you believe dreams have no meaning, working on them can still help you. Dream researcher Rosalind Cartwright reports: “We send our study subjects transcripts of the dreams they’ve reported in the lab along with questionnaires asking if…there … Continue reading

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Don’t Ask What Your Country Can Do For You

A case can be made for dreams being merely a reshuffling of memories old and new. The day before the dream below, I’d seen a photo of the Allman Brothers Band.  Then in the evening, I watched the Obama-McCain town-hall-style … Continue reading

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