Dream as Reality

Wow. I was reading an article by Dr. Temple Grandin called “Do Animals and People with Autism Have True Consciousness?“, and I was stunned by her comment, “Perhaps language blocks access to the subconscious.” This seems true to me at an instinctive level. When I wake in the morning, I …

Dreams of the Economy

I had a series of dreams a few nights ago in which my subconscious apparently decided to address the economic situation. In one, I had a new career in which I was teaching people to practice yoga in bed–sort of a cross between yoga instructor and massage therapist. In the …

Prompt: Body Art

I dreamed last night that I saw someone being decorated with delicate, henna-like lines, from head to toe. The process itself seemed warm and caring, and the art was beautiful.For me, lines are related to the process of writing, and henna is linked to the support of women for one …