The Dream Chorus

Each life has its own mythology, its own grand journey and its own universe of symbols and constellation of meaning. Dreams, according to Joseph Campbell and others, provide a personal mythology for each individual, just as mythology offers a broad dream for the...

Looking for Zen: Why Writing the Dream Works

The dreams were there even before I opened my eyes. In this one I was lost (not an uncommon dream) and searching for a Japanese restaurant that I eat in from time to time in waking life, called Zen. I woke that morning in a hotel in Charleston, South Carolina, where I...

Dream House (Home View: CV)

Dream House We’re packed to move _ Forks, spoons, knives Tossed into grocery sacks. In the kitchen the ceiling Is falling. As I check empty drawers For what we might have left behind I remember that house On a mountain, in the snowiest Part of the state, you bought it...

Dreams of Three (CV)

What does it mean when you dream of threes? In myth and fairytale threes are always important. You get three wishes, there were three evil step sisters, three bears, the hero often needs three tries to succeed. In Christianity we have the Holy Trinity. In numerology...