This post was originally published on The Lucid Hive Hello dreamers! Sequential dreams give us more meaning and elaboration on past and present dreams, ensuring that sleeping visions that at first appear wholly symbolic in one way, might actually be symbolic in an entirely different one to what we originally thought. A recent revelatory event [...]
This article was originally published on >>>> The Echo World (November 2020 Issue) The Covid-19 crisis and subsequent lockdowns have ensured that many more of us have extra time to dream and reflect on their meanings. In this period there has been a noticeable rise in the number of people reporting extremely strange and vivid [...]
Can we see the future? If we receive a seemingly premonitory dream and see ourselves having a car crash but we avoid the crash in waking life because of the dream, are we even seeing the future? If so, are there many possible futures as suggested in the book The Premonition Code (2018)? Or, are [...]
Synchronicities are the universe's way of telling us everything is going to be ok. They tell us that everything has a purpose here on earth and can work alongside dreams to make the speakerphone even louder, and shout at us: 'Hey! Have you got the message yet!' Signs of a Bad Omen I once saw [...]
Charlie Morley's book, Lucid Dreaming Made Easy - A Beginners Guide to Waking Up in Your Dreams (2015), gives an excellent introduction to the subject of lucid dreaming, focussing on scientific, religious and other ancient approaches to dream work. The book offers much thought-provoking content that invariably leads us to ask: where do dreams actually [...]
It isn't often that we find books that give a thoroughly decent and unbiased account of the scientific nature of sleep and dreams, but Matthew Walker’s (2017) Why We Sleep just does that. Whenever we see Freudian thinking being criticized by an academic I believe we should all rejoice! This informative and interesting book hits [...]
Why do dreams show us the future? Is it so that we can warn people and prevent potential catastrophes, or is it to simply show us that there is meaning to life, even in the most extreme life or death situations?
Why did you dream of that Actor or Actress? Keeping a dream diary and looking beyond Freud may lead to some unexpected answers.