The Gift of Dreams

At age 13, I received a gift from my grandfather: several books including a paperback copy of Freud’s Interpretation of Dreams. He gave it to me because he knew how much I loved dreams, but it was too difficult for me to understand—or maybe it just wasn’t saying what...
The Yesand School of Dreamwork

The Yesand School of Dreamwork

“I have no theory about dreams. I do not know how dreams arise. And I am not at all sure that my way of handling dreams even deserves the name of a ‘method.’ I share all your prejudices against dream interpretation as the quintessence of uncertainty and...

Lunchtime on the 11th (CV)

11:11 11:15 is lunchtime in the school where I work, so students and staff tend to have their eye on the clock as that hour approaches. But that only partially explains why once or twice a day when I check the time these days I see that it’s 11:11. (Not 11:10 or...