Tag Archives: paradox

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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two-sided diver

  A recent dream shows me acting like a fraidy cat… …while also being an active explorer. In the dream… I’m watching an undersea documentary. Two scuba divers are warned about the possible presence of sharks. The male scuba diver … Continue reading

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My Personal Universal Dilemma

  A recent dream reframes an old question…an old dilemma… In the dream… I’ve stopped at a forest park in the country—something like a national park. Many senior-citizen couples are also arriving.  They’re parking in a big paved lot.  Like … Continue reading

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My Life, Unedited

  “My whole life is a movie.  It’s just that there are no dissolves.  I have to live every agonizing moment of it.  My life needs editing.”                                   — Mort Sahl I thought of that quote recently, after waking from … Continue reading

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The Monkey Within

This dream presented itself as an old Chinese folktale… In the dream… A group goes on a long search for some space monkeys. They eventually arrive at a small adobe desert town of dirt streets. They tell an old man … Continue reading

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Tree-mendous

  Another dream shows me yet another paradox… I’m secure, but not relaxed.  I might even be paranoid. However, that could be for the better. In the dream… I’m lying down under the darkness of a large fir tree. I feel … Continue reading

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Don’t Sink to Their Level

  A dream shows me I can’t win by fighting. In the dream… I’m in cave and fighting off dwarf skeleton creatures, one at a time. Their faces are humanoid, but not human.  Something like those stark masks used by … Continue reading

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