Awake (& Alive) in the Dream

Awake (& Alive) in the Dream

A dreamer’s reflections on ecology, activism, and becoming lucid During a weekend workshop that aimed to empower and inspire environmental activists in difficult times, I had what could be called a reverse lucid dream. In a typical lucid dream, one becomes aware she...

Q&A: Drinking and Dreaming … Do They Mix? (CV*)

Q: I like to have a glass or two of red wine in the evenings, but I’ve heard that alcohol can affect your dreams. Is that true? A: In a word, yes. Drinking wine before bed is likely to affect your dreams. But is this good or bad, and should you change  your drinking...
BOO! What to do when a dream scares you …

BOO! What to do when a dream scares you …

Q&A: A Halloween Guide to Ghoulish Nightmares (and why they are treats, not tricks, from your dreams). Q: Actually, I’m glad I don’t remember my dreams. The ones I do remember scare me. Why should I bother to try to have more of them, let alone pay attention to...