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Mixed Messages

    How can dreams be so different from one night to the next? Monday morning, I may wake from a dream in which I’ve won the fight. Then Tuesday night, I find myself still struggling in the midst of … Continue reading

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Medicinal Fun

  Though some dreams seem pretty trivial… …I don’t really think that there any unimportant dreams. In one such dream… I’m driving down a highway over a flat plain with two friends.  We’re headed for a Van Morrison concert. I … Continue reading

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A Double Pun Leads to Awareness

  “The authentic life is the transformation of compulsion into freedom without the loss of the energy contained in the compulsion.”                                          — Marion Woodman, from The Maiden King After all these years, I’m still working to transform this compulsion. … Continue reading

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The Art of Car Repair

  Dreams will often tell me how I’m progressing on a problem. First, I received this dream: I’m graduating from a company where I’ve been working. I stand outside the company building beside a flat-bed truck.  A car rests on … Continue reading

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A Real Dreasure

  “DREASURE” When I woke with the image of that strange word in my mind, I knew it must be a pun Maybe it a combination of “dream” and “pleasure”. Perhaps the message is: sometimes you can dream for the … Continue reading

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2 A.M. Prayer

  author’s note: I don’t pray. Unless prayer can be a recognition of the spiritual in any moment of life.   2 A.M. PRAYER When I’m in the labyrinth of dream           and the thread breaks           or the lamp gutters           or … Continue reading

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Little Big Dream

    C. J. Jung made a distinction between “little dreams” and “big dreams”. Little dreams would mirror the daily activities and conflicts of our lives. Big dreams would reference the major issues and influences in our life and “contain … Continue reading

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