Poetry and Dreams Make Good Bedfellows

On June 24 I led a workshop called “The Poetic Dream” at the International Association for the Study of Dreams 30th annual conference in Virginia Beach. Dreamers spent the afternoon reading and writing poetry that came from dreams. Toward the end of our session, I...

Mom’s Secret Street (CV-Sights)

(File under: Waking Dream) My mother and I are heading south on Madison Avenue. As we cross 42nd Street she says, “I want to show you a street. Nobody knows it’s here.” We are on our way to the Morgan Library where I want to take her to see an exhibition of Degas’...