Tag Archives: peace

visiting the mystery

According to a recent dream, I want to be in two places at once. In the dream… I drive with some male friends to an isolated country field at night. We park and walk down a trail to a copse … Continue reading

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devil or angel?

“If my devils are to leave me, I am afraid my angels will take flight as well.” With those words, the great poet Rainer Maria Rilke rejected psychoanalysis. That rejection has had a long echo. It gets repeated a lot … Continue reading

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working 24 hours a day

  I had an epiphany this week… A rather obvious insight, but startling, nonetheless. It came to me as I wrote these words: If you doubt the amount of conflict we experience, consider your dreams… I’ve recorded my own dreams, … Continue reading

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Lost in Costanza

  I’ve had the entire cast of Seinfeld in my dreams… …including, to my chagrin, George Costanza… The loser to end all losers! Whether I like it or not, if he’s in my dreams, some part of him must represent … Continue reading

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Rest In Peace?

  Was the dream actually a visit from the dead? Did my friend talk to someone from “the other side”? In the dream… She meets with “PJ” (a mutual friend) in a wooded park and they talk for a short … Continue reading

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Still Working

When Hurricane Katrina hit my former home city, New Orleans, I could only watch the images of destruction on TV… I felt a little guilty that I wasn’t down there, helping out in some small way. Finally, in frustration, I … Continue reading

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Looking the Bug in the Eye

  Sometimes you have to look the bug in the eye and face the situation… …so that’s what I did… I went back to dream in which I get by a VW bug while I’m bicycling (see June 9 entry)… … Continue reading

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