War Drums

Jesse and his mother “Freckles” 28 years ago

I woke to the sound of war drums from a lovely dream about Jesse the Wonder Horse and a precocious young foal. Their relationship was exactly what you would expect between an elder and a youngster. The two were tethered by one long rope to […]

DREAMING ABOUT PEACE

Last night I dreamed that Obama came to our neck of the woods. He was seated at a row of tables with a lot of other notables in a large room. Across the room was another row of tables behind which people from around were seated.

I was walking around the room, chit chatting […]

GREEN DREAMS

In my dreams I wake up tomorrow, to find that three years have passed and the world is changing for the better. Halfway through their first term, the Nader/Kucinich administration has already seen many milestones, among them:

All American troops have been withdrawn from Iraq The Defense Department has been replaced by a Department of […]

CRUMBLING ROCKS AND A MUSHROOM BOX

Last night, Bob had a crazy dream. He dreamed he and I and another person, who might have been his brother, were standing very still, pretending to be crumbling rocks. The scene was reminiscent of Jean-Jacques Annaud’s 2001 movie, Enemy at the Gates.

We had to stand against the crumbling walls of a devastated city […]

THE AMERICAN DREAM

Last night I had a dream. I was standing on the deck of an oil tanker, two pills in my hand, trying to muster the will to jump into the cold, gray water below, knowing I would drown if I did.

The next thing I knew I was in the water and a rescue team […]

A WHALE OF A DREAM

Pamela took this picture and gave me a print for my birthday. I picked it out of dozens of wonderful photos Pam had taken during her 10 years in Alaska. I was completely taken by it because of the way the whale is eyeing the photographer. I have never seen a picture like […]