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Downton Abbey Reruns

  At best, I recall just a fraction of what I dream each night… But maybe I’m not missing so much—if some recent sickbed dreams are any indication… For three long tedious nights, a flu bug kept me half-awake while … Continue reading

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To Write is to Dream

  I never had anybody tell me a dream where afterwards my life had changed for the better.”                                —  author Richard Ford Unfortunately, most of the authors interviewed for Writers Dreaming by Naomi Epel don’t write their dreams down, … Continue reading

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Remind Me to Remember

    Some of my best dreams seem to be the ones I forget. For example, last week, I woke one morning to find this scribbled note beside my pillow, telling of a dream I couldn’t recall: “Ready to go—blue … Continue reading

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Another Un-scientific Theory

  After writing about neuroscientist Mark Solms’ theory concerning the nature of dreams (see March 25 entry)… …I’ve decided to offer my own theory, albeit a non-scientific one. If this theory seems under-developed, that’s because, well, it’s still under development. … Continue reading

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My Human Dilemma

Once more, my dream world speaks of a human dilemma. Or, at least, this human’s dilemma. In a recent dream… …I’m paddling about a broad pool of water, just beneath the spillage of a small dam.  A friend goes into … Continue reading

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Not Ducking My Responsibility

       Some dreams make me feel like a bit of a fool.  This is one of those dreams:   I’m back in New Orleans, standing in the dirt yard of an old gray farmhouse.   I don’t know what … Continue reading

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